First legal hire for a growing Financial Services business
Key member of the London team as the business continues to scale
About Our Client
This growing Financial Services business is looking to recruit it's first permanent lawyer to be based in it's London offices.
As Sole Counsel you will be responsible for advising the business on all legal matters that impact the company. Reporting into one of the London directors your role will have an incredibly broad remit focusing on; commercial agreements, advising on FCA regulatory matters, investment management agreements as well as transactional matters across a variety of jurisdictions.
The Successful Applicant
The successful candidate will need to be a UK lawyer who has trained and qualified at a top tier firm and worked in house either at a fund / asset manager or trading business.
As this is a sole counsel role you will need to be comfortable working on a full range of legal matters; from high profile strategic projects to more admin heavy day to day legal tasks.
A mixture of transactional and regulatory experience would be highly desirable.
What's on Offer
A six figure basic salary + benefits + performance linked bonus.