A leading Global Asset Manager is looking to appoint an Associate Legal Director - CLO in London. This is an exciting opportunity to join a market leader and make a valuable contribution to the successful functioning of the legal team.
You will deal primarily with CLO related matters and will be the point person for Global CLOs. You will also have the opportunity to work on other open and close ended pooled funds and segregated mandates or similar vehicles, interacting with a wide range of stakeholders.
Duties will include:
- Advising on and being primarily responsible for CLO issuer formations and warehouse arrangements, US and EU risk retention matters, issuance of CLO performance notes (if applicable), arranger engagement letters and the CLO equity fund.
- Involvement in other open and close-ended products including secondary loans platform, alternatives fund and structured special opportunities fund including such products' structuring, formation and investor negotiations.
- Discussions with potential investors.
- Contributing to new product approval processes.
- Acting as an internal point of contact for portfolio managers.
- Become a trusted contact and advisor for internal teams; and
You will be a qualified Lawyer with demonstrable experience of CLOs from a major law firm, legal department of an investment management firm or the alternative investment division at an investment bank. You will be at least 4 years PQE with specific CLO knowledge within a structured finance or other team.
You will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment, acting with a degree of independence whilst being part of a supportive and collegiate culture. You must have the flexibility and drive to support a multidisciplinary team with a solutions-based attitude.
If the role is of interest, please get in touch!
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