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King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin

International Funds Associate

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King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin
Posted
06 January 2014
Closes
03 February 2014
Contract
Hours
Practice Areas
Experience Level
Salary
competitive

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At the core of Private Equity and M&A

SJ Berwin has combined with Asia Pacific firm King & Wood Mallesons to create a genuine new choice among the global elite brands.

With a network of more than 2,700 lawyers and 30 locations across the world, including China, Hong Kong, Australia, the United Kingdom, continental Europe, the Middle East, Japan and the US, we’re on the ground where you need us most.
*SJ Berwin LLP became a member of the King & Wood Mallesons network on 1 November 2013.  From that date it started operating as King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin across the UK, Continental Europe and the Middle East.

We are known for our strength in all core corporate disciplines and work closely with our market-leading EU, Competition & Regulatory practice, highly regarded Tax team, outstanding Employment and Pensions lawyers and first-rate Acquisition Finance group. We are recognised in the Legal 500 directory for our "excellent reputation” in the UK and Europe as a corporate powerhouse.

Our International Funds Group is the market leader for investment funds and is consistently ranked as a leading firm in the legal directories.  It is one of the largest dedicated private fund teams in Europe (with a full time PSL in support) and is also genuinely international, meaning the successful candidates may have the opportunity to undertake an overseas secondment in the future. The group in London is looking for two mid to senior associates with strong funds experience to be part of their diverse, talented and collegiate team to support its expanding practice in this area. Our commitment to private equity, venture capital and our clients remains our number one priority.

International Funds Associate x2

The main focus of these roles will be on fund formation, which will consist of fund structuring, preparing fund documentation, negotiating fund terms and co-ordinating fund closings. Candidates should ideally have experience in these areas, although those with experience of acting on secondary transactions and with strong general corporate experience will also be considered.

Our award-winning international Corporate practice includes specialist teams focused on private equity, mergers and acquisitions, investment funds, equity capital markets, venture capital and corporate real estate. We act for a wide range of large companies, banks and financial institutions, funds, private equity houses and investors, advising on major transactions (many with a significant cross-border element) including acquisitions and disposals, joint ventures, the structuring of investment vehicles and capital markets transactions.

To find out more about these roles confidentially, please contact our consultant:

Ken Okumura at Robert Walters
T +44 (0) 207 509 8741
E ken.okumura@robertwalters.com

King & Wood Mallesons SJ Berwin

SJ Berwin has combined with Asia Pacific firm King & Wood Mallesons to create a genuine new choice among the global elite brands.