Funds Solicitor - 1 - 3 years PQE

Organisation
Idex Consulting
Reference
36538
Contract Type
Full-Time|Full-Time / Part-Time
Practice Area
Funds
Location
Glasgow/Edinburgh
Salary
Competitive + benefits
PQE
0-2 yrs, 3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
funds solicitor funds lawyer

Job Description

****New Mandate - Funds Lawyer – Edinburgh/Glasgow  - 1 - 4 years PQE ****

This global firm has seen significant growth in its Funds Practice and is now looking to expand its team and is keen to speak to Funds Lawyers for an opportunity which can be based in either Edinburgh or Glasgow.

The team are looking to speak to Solicitors who have experience of advising on funds transactions and who are looking develop their investment funds expertise.

The team currently acts for fund managers on the full range of their investment works including fund structuring, formation and investment work. They also advise on corporate transactions and commercial contract and outsourcing. As part of the larger financial services group, they also support a team of Regulatory Solicitors and provide advice on the related financial regulation aspects of fund raising.

Requirements:

Qualified Solicitor with funds experience - 1 – 4 years PQE
Fund structuring experience
Some knowledge of funds related regulatory work (specifically AIFMD and the UK’s financial promotion regime)
Reasonable experience of UK Partnership law
Capital markets experience is useful but not essential

Remit:

Drafting and negotiating fund documentation of funds including limited partnership agreements
Drafting documentation in relation to the establishment of new managers and advisers including shareholder  and LLP agreements
Reviewing fund documentation for institutional investors
Drafting and negotiating manager agreements, fund and outsourcing contracts
Preparing client reports
You will be involves in capital market transactions for listed funds, including IPOs and subsequent fundraisings

For further details or for a confidential chat, please contact me on 07384 795772 or email me on meena.bahanda@idexconsulting.com.