Alternative Funds Attorney-Temporary# ALTT416

posted on: 7 Nov 2018

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Description: **Start as Temp in November for 2-4 months, NYC location**            

  • Report to a very nice, impressive General Counsel. 
  • Alternative Funds Attorney - experience with 40 Act, Investment Company Act and/or Investment Advisory Act. 
  • High quality funds work; $100 Billion under management; varied investment strategies. 
  • Generous compensation. 
  • Last temp in 2016 became a perm. This time uncertain.   

Our client is a Fund Company that manages $100 Billion in assets for 35 funds in over 30 different investment strategies. Provides  discretionary and non-discretionary investment advisory services primarily to institutions such as U.S. registered investment companies, corporate pension funds, endowments and foundations, Taft-Hartley and public funds, private investment funds and other pooled investment vehicles, wrap fee programs, non-U.S. investment companies and other non-U.S. clients. Provides discretionary investment advisory services to high net worth clients.  Sponsors 13 onshore and offshore private funds.  

Position:   
  • Negotiating vendor contracts.  
  • Negotiating routine investment management agreements.  
  • Reviewing investment management agreements and responses to legal questions in RFPs.  
  • Liaising with parent company on routine matters.  
  • Updating regulatory disclosures required to be provided to clients.     


Requirements: Qualifications:     
  • 5+ years of funds/asset management experience, gained from in-house or private practice. 
  • Familiarity with trading agreements, offering materials, and other investment related documents. 
  • Adaptable individual with a team oriented approach to work in a dynamic environment.
  • High quality drafting and research skills.   
Would also consider:   
  • Marketing review for products and services OR \
  • Securities and some investment management experience.   For consideration by Andrea Steiner & Joel Berger, for this and other Meridian opportunities, please send your resume in confidence to: asteiner[at]meridianlegal.com
Type: Attorney- In-House
Level: Temp / Temp-to-Perm
Practice: Securities / Funds
Compensation: unspecified
State: New York City: New York
Telephone: 212-354-9302 Email: asteiner@meridianlegal.com
Recruiter Name: Andrea Steiner