CORPORATE / FUNDS (4 - 6 PQE) (HONG KONG) (US$185,000 - US$220,000)
The Hong Kong office of this prestigious global offshore firm are currently looking to hire an additional corporate or funds lawyer with between 5 and 10 years' post-admission experience, for an investment funds role . You will need to be admitted in either the UK, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore or China and have gained your experience at a leading national, international or offshore firm. Working with a range of fund formation experts on hedge, private equity and other investment fund structure, you will be advising on all aspects of the formation, structuring and restructuring of open and closed- ended funds including hedge funds, private equity and venture capital, real estate and infrastructure funds. The role will consist of a significant amount of drafting of all fund documents, as well as advising on commercial issues and technical legal issues, and some negotiation. All necessary training will be provided for corporate lawyers with no prior funds experience.
Winchester Search is a boutique independent search and selection firm serving the offshore, Asian, Australian and London markets. Simon Scott, head of our offshore practice, has specialised in recruiting lawyers for offshore law firms since 2009 including working in Grand Cayman for four and a half years during this period. He is a Cambridge University graduate who initially practised as an employment lawyer before switching to legal recruitment in 1996. With over a decade's experience of the offshore market behind him, he has forged strong relationships with managing partners, heads of department and senior HR personnel at all the major offshore firms.