Attorney/Counsel

New York, NY

Job Reference #1818

Our client, an alternative investment management firm that pursues macro and fixed income relative value investment strategies in multiple global markets, is seeking a proactive and motivated attorney to join their legal team. This position will report directly to the General Counsel.

Key Points

  • Opportunity to gain exposure to all aspects of legal work – formation, transactions, agreements and litigation work
  • This is a true #2 role, reporting directly to the General Counsel
  • Firm offers a strong quality of life  

Responsibilities

  • Draft and review legal documentation and agreements
  • Create documents related funds and the fund formation process
  • Create new products in collaboration with outside business development and counsel teams
  • Assist and advise other teams within the firm
  • Review marketing materials and investor correspondence for the client relations team
  • Stay up to date on regulatory trends and ensure the firm’s policies are current
  • Oversee correspondence for trading diligence requests
  • Aid Human Resources in employment policy matters 

Qualifications

  • JD from an accredited law school and 4+ years of relevant law firm or in-house experience
  • Knowledge and experience with the fund formation process
  • Proactive, motivated, self-driven individual that is willing to work independently and as part of a team
  • Ability to remain organized and positive in a fast-paced environment