Clifford Chance has been awarded the "Luxembourg Law firm of the year" and the "European Law Firm of the Year" awards by Chambers & Partners 2018.
Clifford Chance is one of the world's leading law firms. Amongst our clients are some of the world's largest financial institutions and corporations and we advise on deals that are at the forefront of legal developments.
The key areas of our expertise include : Corporate , Capital Markets, Banking & Finance, Investment Funds, Tax, Litigation and Employment.
The Luxembourg Office has been a leading and respected player in the Luxembourg legal services market ever since. With around 90 lawyers and 8 Partners, the office has a very friendly atmosphere, and from the moment you arrive you’ll have the chance to make a real difference through the work you do.
Luxembourg is also one of the world's leading financial centers for capital markets, private equity and investment funds, and offers the opportunity to work on transactions right at the cutting edge of the business and law.
As a member of our Investment Funds team, you will work on different issues like :
Structuring and documenting regulated and unregulated investment funds from pre-launching to post-closing
Advising institutional investors regarding fund investments
Assisting service providers
Corporate and transactional services
Fund regulatory advice
What we are looking for ?
You successfully passed an academic degree in law, ideally completed by an LL.M.
5-7 years experience in Investment Funds, particularly in alternative strategies (Private Equity, Real Estate, Debt, Infrastructure) ideally gained within a large local law firm.
Any experience in UCITS and in Securities, Fixed Income and Derivative strategies would be considered as an asset.
Excellent knowledge of Luxembourg Investment Fund structures (limited partnership vehicles, SIFs, RAIFs) and understanding of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive.
Fluency in English. Any additional language skills (particularly in French, German and / or Luxembourgish) would be considered as an asset.
Experience in dealing with clients and providing advice with regards to custody and administration matters.
Dynamism, team spirit and communication skills are required qualities to progress in a stimulating environment.
What we offer :
A dynamic and multicultural work environment to favour professional and personal blossoming.
Autonomous file management in collaboration with your colleagues.
An individualized professional relationship with local and international clients.
A training programme to develop your legal and business skills with our Clifford Chance Academy.