Senior Legal Counsel - Family Office

Location
Belgium, Brussels
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
26 Sep 2016
Closes
24 Oct 2016
Ref
CAB/801000
Contact
Stephanie Greaves
Job Title
Lawyer
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

The role

 

With the context of the creation of a family office to deal with private asset management, we are looking to appoint a Senior Legal Counsel who will sit within a newly created office in Brussels. You will provide full legal support within the context of significant wealth management, involving real estate and stakes in different companies. You will interact with people at a high level and be involved in matters pertaining to company law, corporate governance, and M&A. According to the activity you may also be required to provide support on real estate and patrimonial law issues.

 

Profile sought

 

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 10-12 years' relevant experience, and a strong background in company law, ideally acquired in a law firm, a wealth management entity, and/ or a large group with an asset management division. You will have proven knowledge of Belgian and Luxembourg law, and will be accustomed to the variety of legal issues specific to the management of wealth and assets. Beyond your technical expertise, you will benefit from strong communication skills, and be able to exercise your function with efficiency and discretion. Fluency in French and English is essential, Italian and/or Dutch would be a plus.