Who are we?
Clifford Chance is one of the world's leading law firms and the Luxembourg office is one of the leading players in the Luxembourg legal services market at the forefront of legal and regulatory development and involved in many of the most important transactions in Luxembourg.
With around 120 lawyers and 12 Partners, the key areas of expertise of the Clifford Chance Luxembourg office include : Banking, Finance and Capital Markets, Corporate, Investment Funds, Tax, Litigation and Real Estate.
Our Investment Funds department is a market leading practice covering the full range of funds, including private equity funds, hedge funds, real estate and infrastructure funds and registered funds.
In addition, we also advise investors with their investments in such funds, including pension funds, insurance companies, funds of funds and many sovereign wealth and other supra-national institutions.
The team is composed of 4 Partners and about 40 lawyers from diverse backgrounds and nationalities. Working languages are English, German and French.
In the context of the development of our activities and to support to our lawyers, we are recruiting a :
Investment Funds Lawyer German speaker (M / F)
Contract : permanent contract (CDI)
Hours : 40 hours per week
What will you do?
As a member of our Investment Funds team, you will work on different issues, including :
Structuring and documenting regulated and unregulated funds from pre-launching to post closing
Advising financial service providers
Advising on distribution channels
Corporate and transactional services
Managing client relationships
Supervising and mentoring junior lawyers
Contributing to the knowledge management
What do you need to succeed?
Profile and background
3-6 years' experience in alternative funds ideally gained within an international and large law firm.
Experience in dealing with international clients and negotiation of fund documentation A perfect command of English and German languages.
French or Luxembourgish would be considered as an asset.
Excellent knowledge of Luxembourg Investment Fund structures (SIFs, RAIFs, SICARs, unregulated funds).
You are ideally admitted to the "Liste I", 'Liste II' or (the) 'Liste IV'.
Dynamism, team spirit and communication skills are required qualities to progress in our stimulating environment.
Willingness to provide high service delivery for our clients.
Collaborative spirit and eagerness to work with different levels in the firm and guide / train juniors colleagues.
What are we offering you?
A dynamic and multicultural work environment to favour professional and personal development, working with top clients.
An individualised professional relationship with local and international clients.
Autonomous file management in collaboration with your colleagues.
A friendly and collaborative working atmosphere, where you will have the chance to make a real difference through the way you work and the work you do.
A training program to further develop your legal and business skills and stay up to date on legal developments with our Clifford Chance Academy.