Interim Funds Lawyer - Asset Manager - 6 month contract

Eximius Law
London (Greater)
Competitive day rate
15 Aug 2022
12 Sep 2022
Vacancy Type
Solicitors, In-House
Full Time
Experience Level
Mid Level, Partner-designate

My client, a top asset manager, is looking for an experienced funds lawyer for a six month contract to assist on a variety of alternative products and funds, with particular focus on the CLO business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Required - Drafting, review, negotiation, and analysis of documentation relating to collateralized loan obligation (CLO) transactions, CLO warehouses, and other private credit transactions, including trust deeds, indentures, investment management agreements, offering circulars, term sheets, engagement/mandate letters, warehouse credit agreements, legal opinions, and confidentiality agreements.
  • Required - Major law firm and/or in-house legal experience, including experience with CLO transactions and other credit and structured product transactions (preferably on behalf of asset manager clients).
  • Desirable - Private Placement Engagements terms, IMAs, Distribution Agreements, Intra-Group Services Agreements and strategic projects;
  • Desirable - Providing legal advice on matters arising from the full lifecycle of an alternative investment funds business; including: fund structuring, portfolio manager engagement, entity formations, management company appointments, servicer provider negotiations, fund board governance, trading documentation and dissolution/ liquidation and covering a variety of asset classes including Credit, Private Equity and Real Estate. 
  • Advising on the impact of relevant laws and regulations and working closely with Regulatory Change and Compliance teams.
  • Provision of day-to-day legal advice regarding portfolio management and investment advisory duties and obligations.
  • Management of outside counsel engagements on complex matters.

If this role sounds of interest then please send your CV to miriam.warburton for further information.

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