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SENIOR LEGAL COUNSEL (HEDGE FUND): 8+ YEARS EXPERIENCE

Job level Senior
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Not Specified
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Medical plan
Industry HR / Recruitment Services / Personnel Agency
Job function Legal / Professional Services > Legal & Compliance
Published On 07/11/2019

Due to international expansion, this hedge fund is looking for a senior lawyer to report to their board with the following responsibilities:

  • Lead its legal and compliance function
  • Assist with their fund formation and fund maintenance projects
  • Liaise with regulators (both internationally and locally) regarding licensing requirements
  • Ensure that the company is compliant with regulations and laws relating to their business
  • Review ISDA and private placement memorandums
  • Manage the advice sought from external counsel

To qualify, you should have the following credentials:

  • 8+ Years PQE with experience gained from working in a leading international law firm and in-house experience
  • Fund formation and compliance experience gained in a hedge fund or private equity firm would be highly regarded
  • Excellent English communication skills
  • Candidates who are commercially savvy and self-starters with a can do attitude should apply

 

To apply, please send your CV or resume to Ms. Annie Tang on the link to this job, or for a confidential discussion, please call her on +852 3460 3531 quoting reference number AT. 33988.

 

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