Funds Lawyer

Posted 17 May 2024
Salary Competative benefits package
Job type Permanent
Discipline Legal & Company Secretarial
Contact NameGeorgia Mason

Job description

Asset Management firm based in Dublin looking for a Legal Counsel to join their Legal Team, reporting to the Head of Legal.


  • Legislation and Regulation: Monitor, analyse, and implement new regulations affecting the company and managed funds (e.g., UCITS, AIFMD, MiFID II, EMIR, SFDR, CP86).
  • Fund Approvals/Amendments: Handle regulatory applications for new sub-funds and manage post-authorisation amendments. Support product development from concept to approval.
  • Fund Documentation: Draft and maintain fund and management documents (e.g., Prospectus, Supplements, KIIDs, Business Plan).
  • Contracts: Draft and review commercial contracts (e.g., IMAs, investment advisory agreements, licensing agreements).
  • Transactional Documentation:Draft and review transactional documents (e.g., ISDA Agreements, transaction confirmations).
  • Legal Advice: Provide business-oriented legal advice on fund umbrellas and governance.

Key Requirements:

  • Qualified Solicitor with 5 years' post-qualification experience.
  • Experience in investment funds and fund documentation.
  • Strong legal analysis and practical advice skills.
  • Excellent communication skills for interacting with management and stakeholders.

Hybrid working