Legal Counsel

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£80,000+ per annum
Posted
18 Jan 2022
Closes
15 Feb 2022
Ref
BM/028426
Job Title
General Counsel
Practice Area
Financial Services, Funds
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

My client is a financial services organisation who are looking to hire a permanent in-house senior legal counsel for their London offices. They are currently operating on a hybrid model and will continue to do so moving forward.  

This is an exciting opportunity to join the asset management arm of the business and your role will sit within the illiquid direct investments team.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide practical and commercial legal advice
  • Work on illiquid direct investment projects
  • Appoint and liaise with external counsel
  • Ensure illiquid direct investment team are compliant and following relevant legislation, and manage and mitigate legal risk relating to the team

Candidates can be UK or foreign qualified, as long as you hold a valid practising certificate.

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