Local Knowledge Global Resources Specialist Consultants

  • London
  • New York
  • Dubai
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore

Interim Legal Counsel (Asset Management), 2-4yrs PQE

Location: London, England, United Kingdom

Salary: c. £300-500p/day

Key responsibilities:
• Repapering as part of MiFID II project.
• Assist in the launch of new funds, platforms and mandates.
• Preparation of all necessary documentation, including offering documentation, operating agreements, third party contracts and subscription agreements.
• General fund and product maintenance.
• Negotiating trading documents (including OTC derivatives) with counterparties.
• Liaise with custodians/depositaries, prime brokers, administrators and external counsel.
• Assist with general corporate work and governance for the management entities and the funds.
• Preparation and/or input on all necessary documentation and filings for funds and/or manager and advisers.

English qualified with c. 2-4yrs PQE, you should ideally have in-house financial services experience, ideally in a buy side firm.