New York

Fund Attorney

We are seeking a Fund Attorney to join the Legal team at a global asset manager. This role, will oversee a range of day-to-day legal matters relating to the formation, structuring and operation of private funds, including support for marketing, investor relations and compliance and regulatory issues.



  • ·         Draft and review of private fund offering materials, partnership agreements and other private fund legal documentation, including investor side letters for hedge funds, single investor funds and managed accounts

    ·         Advise on the legal implications of offering new and existing products and services

    ·         Advise on various marketing and ongoing investor communications

    ·         Draft and review various contracts, non-disclosure agreements and other legal documentation

    ·         Perform ad hoc research projects

    ·         Provide direct support to the General Counsel as necessary




·         3+ years of experience at a top tier fund formation law firm with direct experience with hedge fund formation, reviewing fund documents and drafting and negotiating side letters and service provider agreements

·         Member in good standing of New York Bar or another state or jurisdiction

·         Ability to work independently/under minimal supervision

·         Displays a high level of professionalism, discretion and maintains confidentiality of all sensitive matters

·         Excellent written communication skills with an aptitude for technology.

·         Familiar working in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment with multiple deadlines.

·         Ability to be available outside of normal business hours to keep resolve issues/keep processes moving forward if necessary.

·         Strong ownership mentality with exceptional resourcefulness and drive for results.





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