FUNDS LAWYER – CAYMAN

Location
Cayman Islands (KY)
Salary
US$140-180,000 tax-free plus relocation and expat benefits
Posted
08 Oct 2016
Closes
05 Nov 2016
Ref
TL
Job Title
Associate
PQE Level
2-4
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

THE OPPORTUNITY

  • The Cayman Islands continue to attract the most dynamic of today’s Funds talent for many reasons: clients are high profile and the work stimulating, it’s the jurisdiction of choice in the sector, prospects for advancement are superb, and the tax-free incentive package makes capital accumulation a reality

  • Add to this the benefits of living in a superior Caribbean environment where the quality of life is outstanding and you have an unbeatable combination

  • Due to expansion, one of the offshore magic circle firms has an exceptional opportunity for a mid-level Funds Lawyer to join its busy practice

  • The work will involve advising sponsors, investment managers, international institutions and administrators in the formation and structuring of investment funds, as well as giving professional advice in connection with distressed funds, fund management and contentious issues

THE REQUIREMENTS

  • To be successful in getting a work permit, you must be admitted to practice in the UK (or Commonwealth) with 3-5 years’ PQE in Funds ideally gained from a top law firm in London or in  another offshore jurisdiction

  • Excellent academics, outstanding technical and interpersonal skills, as well as an aptitude for business development are all pre-requisites for success

  • Our client is committed to hiring only the best talent available

ABOUT HAMILTON RECRUITMENT

Hamilton Recruitment specialises in offshore Legal recruitment for destinations such as Bermuda and the Channel Islands, as well as Caribbean jurisdictions like the British Virgin Islands (BVI) and Cayman Islands.

LEARN MORE ABOUT OFFSHORE LIFE

Visit the Hamilton Recruitment website to find out more about Bermuda, living and working offshore, and legal work on the Islands. Please contact Thomas Burton concerning this opportunity or for more information about living and working offshore.