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General Counsel

New York   •   USD250,000 - USD300,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • General Counsel opening and first in-house legal hire for asset manager
  • Very successful asset management firm in start-up stage

About Our Client

Asset Manager.

Job Description

  • Drafting and negotiating a wide range of contracts pertaining to the business
  • Negotiating directly with public and private clients
  • Heavy M&A/deal work!
  • Handling all legal matters for the fund

The Successful Applicant

  • JD from a top US Law School
  • Admission to NY State Bar
  • 7-12 years of TOTAL legal experience
  • Must have started career in BIG LAW (no exceptions)
  • Currently in house as an AGC or Senior Counsel at an asset manager/hedge fund
  • Heavy transactional experience, fund formation work, M&A as well as an expert drafter and negotiator
  • Autonomous

What's on Offer

$250K-$300K base with discretionary bonus.