Investment Management Lawyer
US - New York
We are currently seeking an Investment Management Lawyer to support sophisticated broker dealers and investment advisors.
Working with and advising business clients directly, as well as providing guidance on a full range of issues associated with hedge funds, private equity firms, or investment advisors including regulatory/compliance matters, investment vehicles and governance structures.
Drafting, negotiating and executing contracts relating to the full practical legal advice and support on business matters in a dynamic environment.
Experience in investment management, including significant experience with hedge funds, private equity, or alternatives.
Prior role as an associate at a major U.S. law firm and/or with an in-house compliance or legal department of an asset management firm, hedge fund and/or private equity firm.
Experience with various issues arising in the financial services arena in connection with the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010.
Compensation, Benefits & Location:
This role offers a range of competitive compensation starting at $130,000 and a highly competitive benefits package in the alternative legal services marketplace that includes health benefits, 401K and more. Axiomites also get access to professional development resources and learning and development programs. Axiomites predominately work remotely, with the exception that some clients require on-site presence.
Axiom is the global leader in high-caliber, on-demand legal talent. Covering North America, the UK, Europe, and APAC, we enable legal departments to drive efficiency and growth and meet the demands of today’s business landscape with best in breed alterative legal services.
Axiom is a leader in diversity, inclusion, and social engagement. Diversity is core to our values and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are proud to be named a best place to work for LGBTQ+ Equality, earning top marks in the 2021 Corporate Equality Index for the second consecutive year. Axiom’s legal department is Mansfield certified and is committed to considering at least 50% diverse candidates for leadership roles and outside counsel representation.
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