Legal Counsel

Recruiter
Jump Staff Ltd.
Location
South West London, London
Salary
80000.0000
Posted
10 Jun 2017
Closes
10 Jul 2017
Sector
Legal
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A leading private equity/family firm is looking for an ambitious, talented legal counsel to join their fund, and work on corporate & investment law, as well as get significant exposure to buy-side and investment topics, and support the deal team on ad-hoc due diligence topics. The right candidate has a background in law, several years of experience in (financial) law, and a strong interest in Venture Capital/Private Equity. You're keen to make a career move to in-house, and potentially to the buy-side in the long term. You are interested in working across a varied portfolio on a range of legal and business topics.

TASKS

Support the investment team on ad-hoc analysis and other investment associate tasks

Liaise closely with the fund's lawyers to ensure the deal is executed properly

Work together with the investment leadership team to ensure smooth negotiations during the closure of the deal

Be willing and flexible to work long hours, and travel extensively internationally (both US & Asia)

Support on the creating, drafting and structuring of legal documents for the deal to be executed