Private Practice

Corporate Funds Associate

  • About the Firm: As the original global law firm, we bring the right talent to every client issue, regardless of where the client is. We partner with our clients to deliver solutions in the world's largest economies as well as newly opening markets.
  • About the role: We are seeking an ambitious, bright and talented junior to mid-level fund formation associate to join our team and advise managers and investors on international fund formation and investment mandates.
  • Looking for: Among your man skills, we are looking to secure your commerciality and an interest in business development experience; your excellent written communication and drafting skills; and your strong service orientation - a "client first" culture.
  • Opportunities: You will work closely with James Burdett, who leads the Funds team as well as other partners and associates in the team covering funds regulatory, tax and carried interest structuring on exciting and challenging mandates for leading name fund managers and institutional investors.
  • And more: There are opportunities for secondments with clients and posting to other offices under the firm's associate transfer programme is a possibility.
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