Counsel, Funds

JW Michaels & Co.
Posted Feb 01
Full Time
Los Angeles, California

Location: LA Office RTO: Onsite

Our client is a major global investment management firm founded over 20 years ago. The firm’s AUM is well north of $40B AUM across their multi-strategy approach.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES The Funds Counsel will be based in the Client’s LA office and will work closely with the Client’s General Counsel and other team members to advise on various legal matters relating to the activities of the firm and specifically, the firm’s private funds business.

Responsibilities may include: • Drafting and review of documents related to new private fund/product structuring and launches (including offering memorandums, limited partnership agreements, subscription documents and side letters) and assisting with ongoing fund matters, marketing materials (US and foreign), private fund regulatory issues and other investor relations items; • Assisting on general corporate matters as necessary; • Assisting with regulatory and compliance matters as necessary

“MUST HAVE” QUALIFICATIONS • J.D. from top law school required along with strong academic track record; • 4-6 years of combined relevant experience within a top law firm and alternative investment fund or financial institution; • Professional and trustworthy with confidential and sensitive information; • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal); • Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, well organized, and proven ability to multi-task; • Able to work well under pressure in a fast paced environment • Must be a self-starter, independent worker and quick learner