Funds Solicitor (NQ-5)

G2 Legal Limited
Contract Type
Practice Area
European / International Law, Funds
NQ, 0-2 yrs, 3 -4 yrs, 5+ yrs
Joining a Legal500 top tier international law firm who have an outstanding reputation, this particular opportunity will be based in Edinburgh where their award winning Funds team seeks a private investments funds solicitor.

Job Description

Joining a highly skilled Funds team who act for fund managers on a full range of investment funds work, including - fund structuring, formation and investment work with a focus on key sectors including real estate, energy, infrastructure, debt and buy-out funds, your responsibilities will include (not an exhaustive list);


  • Advising on various matters relating to the establishment of, and investing in, private investment funds
  • Drafting constitutional documentation of funds including limited partnership agreements, unit trust deeds and shareholder agreements
  • Negotiating fund documentation with investors and dealing with side letter requests
  • Dealing with offshore law firms and administrators
  • Negotiating with fund counsel when acting for investors and ideally when acting for UK pension funds
  • Discussing new funds with both start-up and experienced managers 


Offering real career progression prospects and a collaborative working environment, this funds solicitor opportunity should be considered by those who are looking to develop their career and relish in a client facing role.


The successful candidate will be a team player and demonstrate a strong academical background, be commercially minded and have gained experience in a similar role. You should also be able to display a genuine passion for this area of work.


This is an opportunity not to be missed if you are a funds solicitor looking for a new challenge and the chance to join an ever expanding international firm based in Edinburgh.


For more information, please contact Melissa Tang at G2 Legal for a confidential discussion or please apply with an up to date CV. 0131 278 0000.  

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