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FS Reg Paralegal

Taylor Root
England, London
£38000 - £40000 per annum
Closing date
1 Jul 2024

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Vacancy Type
Legal Support, Paralegal
Experience Level
Not Disclosed
Full Time
Practice Areas
Banking/Finance, Financial Services, Regulatory/Compliance

Job Details

Financial Services Regulatory Paralegal - US law firm - London

Taylor Root have partnered with a leading US law firm in their search for an experienced Paralegal to join their Financial Services team in London. This role will be a rolling 6-month FTC.

The Firm

Our client is a large US law firm with offices globally. They are known for their working across multiple corporate specialisms and have built a strong name for themselves in Funds, Corporate M&A and Debt Finance transactions.

The Team

The FS Reg team is well established and maintains a leading reputation in London, currently being ranked highly in the Legal 500. They regularly advise private equity firms, alternative investment funds, fund managers and investment advisers on the regulatory aspects of high-value transactions and compliance matters as well as regulatory issues for investment funds.

The Role

Your role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Works with project teams in a project management role (for both advisory and transactional matters) including seeking, reviewing, tracking, collating and coordinating input from clients, local counsel, and other parties involved in a particular matter.
  • Liaises with local counsel, clients (internal and external), and internal Kirkland & Ellis teams.
  • Performs factual and substantive research using online and hard copy materials with ease.
  • Assists with the preparation of training materials for internal and external training.
  • Prepares first drafts and co-ordinates the collection of regulatory filing materials such as forms, supporting documents and signature pages.
  • Prepares closing sets ("bibles") documenting projects and regulatory filings / applications.

The Ideal Candidate

The successful candidate will likely have at least 12 months of prior experience gained working for another top city law firm. In particular those who have worked in a regulatory, fund structuring or fund deal execution team at a law firm or within another relevant industry with a focus on financial regulation.

Why Apply?

This is a fantastic opportunity to join one of London most prestigious US firms. You will be working directly with leading Partners and Associates in their field and team that is currently ranked in the Legal 500.

To find out more about this exciting new role and to apply for this exciting position please apply now.

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Established in the 1980s, Taylor Root is now widely recognised as being one of the world’s leading legal recruiters. Operating out of offices in the UK, Dubai, Asia and Australia, we are ideally placed to assist law firms, banks and companies with their legal recruitment on an international basis. Taylor Root has a strong track record in the recruitment of: Heads of legal and legal advisers; Law firm associates and partners; Contract/locum lawyers; Paralegals; Company secretaries and Compliance professionals.

We regularly recruit for positions in all of the following regions: Western and Eastern Europe; The Middle East; Asia including Hong Kong, Singapore, Tokyo, mainland China and Bangkok; Australia and New Zealand, across The Caribbean and Offshore locations. .

In areas such as Project Finance, Derivatives or Capital Markets, where an international search is appropriate, our offices aim to provide truly global coverage and deliver a comprehensive candidate shortlist.

Through hard work, a professional and ethical approach, and not being afraid to be objective, Taylor Root continues to foster excellent, long-term candidate and client relationships throughout all of its offices.

Taylor Root is a member of The SR Group. The SR Group is a specialist recruitment consultancy dedicated to raising standards in the business environments that we serve. The sectors we cover include tax, legal, human resources, marketing, professional support and executive search, dealing with a substantial number of the world's leading professional partnerships, multi-national corporations and international banking groups as well as small to medium sized developing organisations.

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