In House Funds Lawyer

Republic of Ireland, Dublin
Top Market Salary
17 Oct 2016
05 Nov 2016
Marian Lloyd-Jones
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time


The Dublin office of a leading international bank.


For a lawyer with 3-5pqe who has experience in the funds/financial services sector who would like to gain in house exposure to a broad range of fund structures/administration and custody issues.

The work will include the provision of the following legal services:

Advice on all custodial/trustee/fund administration issues.

Negotiation and settling of Custody/Depositary and Fund Administration Agreements and all ancillary agreements.

Analysis of implications of EU and domestic legislation and regulations affecting the business.

Structuring of specialist funds (such as hedge funds, money market funds, master/feeder funds), reviewing and drafting of all fund documentation to include prospectuses, constitutional documentation and material contracts.


With experience gained in a law firm, bank or financial services firm the successful candidate will have a mix of general company/commercial and financial services experience.

The candidate should be familiar with the UCITS/Non-UCITS and AIFMD Directives and their application and have excellent drafting and negotiation skills, together with ability to handle a broad financial services and related commercial caseload.

Good communication skills, and a willingness to learn and cultivate good working relationships with clients are essential along with the right balance between commercial flexibility and awareness to legal risk.

A practical and commercial approach and an appreciation of the need to provide practical solutions for clients is essential.

The successful candidate will be confident, conscientious and willing to work as part of a team and help out on all matters.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. We aim to respond to all applications within two working days. If we have not contacted you within this time frame your application has been unsuccessful and your details have not been retained. Please apply for any other positions that you may see in the future. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.