Digital Asset-focused investment firm is seeking an experienced buyside attorney to provide legal and regulatory advisory and support relating to their investment management platform.
Based in the firm's New York office, this is a unique opportunity to be a key part of a growth business, in a rapidly-evolving emerging asset class, and to be involved in a wide range of matters, including:
-Providing legal advisory in the establishment of new fund structures and ongoing support for existing fund structures;
-Review and negotiation of fund agreements and documentation;
-Collaboration with internal teams in compliance, finance, operations, portfolio management and risk;
-Point person in managing the relationship with external Counsel;
-Ad-hoc tasks relating to new products, consulting, marketing, sales and vendor agreements.
The successful candidate will bring the following experience:
-4-7 years' with an investment manager as in-house counsel or law firm;
-Extensive background in the structuring of funds, as well as the review and negotiation of related agreements and documentation;
-Deep knowledge of private funds and structured vehicles required;
-Familiarity with regulatory matters including fund governance, the Investment Advisors Act and Investment Company Act;
-Bachelors degree and membership of the NY Bar;
-Familiarity with, and interest in, Digital Assets (Blockchain, Crypto, DeFi) a strong plus;
-Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
A highly competitive compensation package comprising base + bonus + equity is on offer.
For a more detailed discussion in confidence please apply with your resume.