Fund Attorney

Manhattan, New York Permanent USD175,000 - USD210,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Successful Fintech looking to expand their In-House legal team.
  • Hybrid: 4 days in the New York, Midtown, Manhattan office.

About Our Client

Well regarding, Fintech with a successful track record. Hybrid role based out of the prestigious offices in Midtown, NYC. Working with a highly talented team on a range of Fund legal and regulatory matters, this is an excellent opportunity for career development with a popular Fintech with great culture and reputation!

Job Description

A varied role, working as In-House Fund Attorney you will:

  • Representing private funds (hedge funds and private equity funds) on a variety of matters: compliance, regulatory, capital raising, marketing, investor relations, fund formation & fund structuring work.
  • Drafting and negotiating fund documents, side letters, placement agreements and fund materials.
  • Working closely with the General Counsel, Deputy General Council and wider legal function.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

Demonstrable qualifications/ background for the In-House Fund Attorney:

  • J.D. and admitted to practice law in at least one U.S. state/ good standing, state bar.
  • 3+ years Fund experience within Big Law essential.
  • Strong knowledge of the Investment Company Act of 1940, Investment Advisers Act of 1940, Securities Act of 1933, Securities Exchange Ace of 1934, FINRA regulations.
  • Able to work autonomously and collaboratively within a wider team.
  • Excited by a varied portfolio of work, assisting/ advising multiple internal business units including senior stakeholders.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the US now/ in the future without requiring visa sponsorship.

What's on Offer

As Legal Counsel/ Regulatory Counsel, aside from working within a highly thought of In-House legal team you will benefit from:

  • Competitive base salary - $175,000 - $210,000 + bonus, equity and wider benefits package
  • Hybrid working environment: 4 days/ week in the prestigious Midtown, New York City/ Manhattan office and 1 day/ week working from home
  • Comprehensive health insurance plan
  • Generous PTO
  • Healthy work/ life balance and extensive wider benefits package, well-being perks etc.

Interviews commence mid-late April for May start. Please submit your resume ASAP.

Anna Jacobs
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Attorney - In-house
Financial Services
Contract Type
Consultant name
Anna Jacobs
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Job Nature
Hybrid working