Legal Counsel - Funds

Sector: Fund Administration And Asset Servicing
Area: In-House Legal
Ref: 1831
Location: Ireland
Job Type: Permanent – Full Time
Salary: Dependant on experience
Contact: Stephen Tierney


An opportunity has arisen for an established funds lawyer to join a fund administrator based in their Dublin office. You will be joining a global financial institution and will be involved in issues domestically, as well as providing support to a number of the overseas offices.

 

The Role:

 

  • Support the Client integration team in Dublin with administration and client contracts including original administration agreement and any amendments, restatements, deeds of adherence
  • Answer ad-hoc queries on funds and investment firms related matters, including complaints, termination, client restructuring
  • Monitoring domestic and international legal amendments, updating policies as required
  • Facing off to multiple internal business lines
  • Provide regulatory support and guidance to a number of overseas offices
  • Assist with global integration projects

 

The person:

    • Qualified to practice in Ireland or England & Wales
    • 4 + years’ PQE with a focus on funds
    • Expertise and experience in negotiating and drafting funds related documentation
    • An excellent understanding of Central bank regulations and Irish funds legislation including the AIF Rulebook and related guidance
    • Exposure to overseas funds markets would be beneficial


This is a great opportunity for a legal professional looking to join a truly global business covering all aspects of fund administration.

 

 

For a private and confidential conversation and for a full job description

please contact Stephen Tierney on +353 (0)1 874 6770.

or email stierney@paragonexecutive.com