Investment Funds Paralegal
SSQ has received instruction from an elite US law firm client with respect to an opportunity for a Paralegal to join the firm's Investment Funds department in London on an initial six month contract.
The Investment Funds practice have global presence and world-class reputation. This is a genuinely exciting opportunity for individual's strong academics to work with a firm whose clients represent a broad of institutions. Those with specific experience within an investment funds team are preferred, however, this is not essential.
Duties include and is not exclusive to the following:
Producing, obtaining, reviewing and negotiating KYC documentation and conditions precedent.
- Preparing and maintaining drafts of closing checklists and bibles.
- Liaising with clients, banks and local counsel.
- Assisting with the development and maintenance of "know how" materials and intranet portal.
- Performing company searches, reviewing results and preparing necessary formalities documents.
It is imperative that applicants have obtained a minimum of a 2.1 grade in the LLB or equivalent. Those who have completed the LPC with a minimum of a "Commendation" are favourable.
For more information about this role, or to discuss the Paralegal market more generally, please contact Valentina Dunn at SSQ.