DERIVATIVES ASSOCIATE NQ-1.5YRS- LEADING INTERNATIONAL LAW FIRM

Recruiter
SSQ
Location
London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
12 Jun 2018
Closes
10 Jul 2018
Ref
2072
Sector/Practice Area
Banking/Finance, Derivatives
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, Private Practice
Contract/hours
Full time

This Leading International Law firm are currently looking for an outstanding junior associate (NQ-1.5 PQE) to join their exciting and expanding buy-side Derivatives team. You will gain exposure to a wide variety of work which will include negotiation, advisory and transactional elements, including:

  • Analysing and negotiating the full spectrum of derivative and trading documentation for hedge fund and other asset management clients
  • Monitoring and providing strategic advice to buy-side clients on all regulatory developments impacting the derivatives market, including EMIR, SFTR, MiFID2, BMR and BRRD.
  • Collaborating with fund lawyers on fund prospectuses, investment management agreements and other fund documentation.
  • Assisting the Banking and Project Finance departments by drafting or reviewing derivative hedging instruments for financing transactions

They currently have a market leading Derivatives practice (ranked Tier 1 in Legal 500 2017). They hold a unique position amongst the other premier law firms operating within this sector in that not only do they advise investment banks, but they also act as the adviser of choice to the most powerful and sophisticated end-users in the European derivatives market, including the largest hedge fund and institutional asset managers.

For further information, please contact Jeremy Mead on 020 7187 7447. Alternatively, please email your CV to jeremy.mead@ssq.com.