Lawyer - Investment funds

Lawyer - Investment funds
Region: Luxembourg
Required experience: 5 years
Environment: Law Firm
Ref: LexGO30/08
Contract: Permanent position (Full-time)

Company description

PwC Legal is a highly reputable top-tier firm based in Luxembourg. We provide high quality legal solutions to major international and domestic clients and combine our tailored expertise with a truly global and cross-competent approach. When combined with our network geographic reach with more than 3,700 legal professionals across more than 95 territories, our integrated legal service offering is highly differentiated in the market.

Our team is widely recognized for its strong experience and business-oriented approach, its team spirit and strong core values.

Your mission

You will join our investment funds practice to work on various types of files providing legal advice to funds managers, depositary banks, central administrations, board of directors and any fund industry stakeholders. You will manage a team in close collaboration with the Head of Practice. 

Your duties will include: 

  • Advising clients on product life cycle management: from initial structuring, to day-to-day maintenance of the fund documentation up until special events that may impact the funds, such as restructurings or liquidations, covering the entire range of liquidity, whether the funds are regulated or not 
  • Working on regulatory queries impacting the asset management industry (related to the AIFMD, UCITS Directive, SFTR, Benchmark Regulation, PRIIPS...) 
  • Structuring and implementation of carried interest vehicles 
  • Being a key contact for the client review, drafting and/or negotiation of contractual relationships 
  • Participating in the roll-out of investment funds business plan (conferences, articles, client events...) 

We offer

From the moment that you will join our team, we aspire to make your work experience an outstanding and engaging one by offering:

  • An attractive salary package
  • Personalized induction program and day to day coaching through a feedback culture
  • Stimulating experience, trainings and opportunities for progression within our firm
  • The perfect combination between a high level of autonomy and a senior’s technical support when needed
  • Facilities to better manage your time and have a work-life balance
  • A friendly work environment that invites you to expand valuable knowledge and experience, explore opportunities, and discover a place for you 

The candidate should

  • Have a university degree in Law 
  • Have a minimum of 5 years’ experience within a law firm, ideally in Luxembourg. 
  • Have a significant experience in investment funds investing in alternative assets and a good knowledge of the regulatory regime applicable to their service providers and to the funds themselves. A good knowledge of the regime applicable to UCITS would be a plus. 
  • Have a high degree of fluency in English and a perfect command of French, the knowledge of German would be an asset 
  • Have a solid organizational skill and the ability to adapt easily 
  • Have a proven track record as an exemplar team manager 

If you feel that you match our specific current recruitment needs, please send your application by email (apply button)
All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence. 

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