Legal Counsel

Connecticut

Job Reference #1788

Our client, a leading investment manager with over $10B in assets, is seeking a talented attorney to join their legal team in a uniquely diverse position.  Reporting into the Chief Legal Officer, this new hire will have the ability to work across the full gamut of legal matters affecting the firm.

Key Points

  • Position is an add to staff given the growth and trajectory of the firm given their 2021 and 2022 positive performance on top of their long standing track record
  • Excellent quality of life, phenomenal benefits, and beautiful office with 2 work from home days/week
  • Opportunity to work across a host of strategic legal matters in an elite team of 2 other attorneys

Responsibilities

  • Highly strategic and diverse role advising internal and external parties on a multitude of fund related matters
  • Collaborate with the Chief Legal Officer to support and advise senior management on legal inquiries
  • Prepare and execute a wide range of investor documents and trade agreements
  • Maintain relationships with third-party providers

Qualifications

  • JD required
  • 3-6 years of relevant legal experience with at least 2 of those years being relevant experience at a top law firm
  • Solid knowledge and experience with various types of agreements
  • Ability and willingness to communicate and work as part of a diverse team
  • Enthusiasm is embraced here!
  • Strong, proactive, hands-on work ethic and ability to work in a demanding environment