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Director & Counsel, Funds-NYC

Meridian Legal Search

June 21, 2018
Job location:
New York, New York

Full Time - Senior Attorney
practice Level:
0-5 years practice
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Funds Director & Counsel opportunity, requiring 4+ years of ’40 Act practice.

Well established, secure financial services organization client, specializing in mutual fundproducts. NYC location.

Competitive Base + Bonus + Long Term Incentive compensation package.

Very nice General Counsel and Mutual Fund Group Head and collegial law department.

   » Provide legal support and advice to Funds Management Group and Product Area with respect to strategic initiatives relating to our client’s mutual fund products.
   » Facilitate activities relating to, and prepare materials for, board of directors and shareholder meetings.
   » Supervise assigned staff in the preparation of investment company regulatory filings and shareholder communications, including prospectuses, statements of additional information, and proxy materials.
   » Provide high-quality, responsible and efficient legal representation and advice to their client as to choices and opportunities available under existing or emerging law and regulatory matters.
   » Review marketing and sales materials; draft and review contracts.
   » Work with sub-advisers to coordinate portfolio compliance and advise them on legal matters in connection with their client’s funds; assist Compliance Department with portfolio compliance issues.
   » Provide support and assistance to other areas of the Law Department and business groups on issues relating to mutual funds (e.g., compliance, distribution, interaction with service providers.)

   » 4+ years of practice with minimum 4 years in ‘40 Act practice.
   » capability to communicate effectively with multiple levels of management.

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Internal Number: DCF818

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About Meridian Legal Search
Meridian Legal Search is a legal staffing organization specializing in the search, recruitment and placement of attorneys, paralegals and compliance professionals for the nation's leading financial institutions, insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, law firms, Fortune 500 companies and other major corporations. Meridian was first established in 1936, and has prosperously been placing attorneys more than 40 years now. Meridian's clients include corporations (public and private), law firms (large, medium and boutique) and Fortune 1000 and global financial services corporations. We place partners, counsels and associates; general counsel, associate counsel, staff attorneys and paralegals in corporate finance, litigation, securities/compliance, investment banking, investment management, banking, private equity, venture capital, mutual funds, hedge funds, broker dealer, insurance, intellectual property, media, entertainment, information technology, pharmaceutical and many other industries. Our clients are located all over the United States and overseas. All communication and correspondence with candidates is treated confidentially, and candidate resumes are submitted to clie...nts only upon receiving the candidate's prior express permission to do so. Other services we offer include counseling law firms and corporations on hiring strategies and compensation packages, law firm mergers and diversity hiring programs. We have a state of the art, advanced computer database of 100,000 attorneys and 9,000 law firms, corporations and not-for-profits. Additionally, Meridian Legal Temps, Inc. is a division of Meridian Legal Search. Placements include temporary and temp-to-perm attorneys and paralegals at all levels and in a wide variety of practice areas.Meridian Legal Search is a founding member of the National Association of Legal Search Consultants (NALSC) and adheres to the NALSC Code of Ethics.

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