Legal Counsel

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  • Sector:

    Banking & Financial Services

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  • Salary:

    £550 - £650 per day

  • Contact:

    Takis Anatolitis

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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A leading European asset manager is looking for a funds lawyer to join its legal team for a 12 month period.

This role would see working closely with the business to provide legal support to the UK and European-based investment teams on a range of commercial and corporate matters.

This position will involve some of the following responsibilities:

  • Assisting in providing general legal assistance and advice on a variety of legal issues relevant to the business, including the front office, middle office, commercial team, support functions and corporate governance;
  • Negotiation and review of various agreements;
  • Assisting on various projects;
  • Advising and negotiating around derivatives on all major asset classes and other structured products documentation;
  • Reviewing structured notes documentation and assisting Portfolio Managers/Front Office to understand legal features and mechanism of the targeted investment;
  • Conducting legal analysis and advising at the occurrence of specific events affecting existing investments
  • Assisting Portfolio Managers to access new instruments or market comprising legal analysis of the market or instrument and negotiation of relevant documentation;
  • Advising and negotiating complex collateral solutions

If you are interested in hearing more, please get in touch.

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