Associate (M/F/D) - Investment Funds
Eversheds Sutherland

Job Description

The Firm:

Eversheds Sutherland is a firm committed to delivering client service excellence. We are known for our commercial awareness and industry knowledge and for providing innovative and tailored solutions for our clients.

As a full service law practice, we act for many sectors across the UK, Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and the US providing legal advice to clients in each of its practice areas including Real Estate, Company Commercial, Employment, Labor and Pensions, Litigation and Dispute Management.

With 70 offices across 30 countries worldwide, we have become one of the largest law practices in the world which is a great place to develop your career.

The practice:

Our young and dynamic investment funds team is made up of experienced and multilingual lawyers with extensive knowledge of the Luxembourg legal and regulatory environment advising on the structuring, setting-up and organization of regulated and non-regulated investment vehicles.

As a result of the continuous increase in our activities, our funds team is looking for an Associate (m/f/d) with a strong international focus and some initial professional experience to join our Luxembourg funds team.

Skills and Experience :

You hold a University degree in business law (first state exam in Germany, Master 2 from Belgium, Luxembourg or France), ideally completed by an LLM.

You have successfully passed your bar admissions in Luxembourg or you are eligible to be registered on List IV of the Luxembourg Bar.

You have some professional experience, ideally one to five years, gained in an international law firm or similar environment in Luxembourg within the fields of investment funds, asset managers.

You have full command of English. A working command of French will be considered a strong asset.

You are a team player and will be able to work cross-office and with colleagues in different jurisdictions. You are a good communicator and attach great importance to a collegial working environment.

Your mission :

You will work on establishing funds, investment vehicles and asset management entities for national and international clients.

You will advise on compliance policies and procedures, and reviewing and negotiating investments.

You will work closely with the other practices of the firm and with the international offices.

You will be in contact with clients and their advisors.

Our offer :

Excellent progression opportunities due to our dynamic growth in a vibrant, young team.

A competitive salary in line with your experience and motivation.

Working for exciting and varied international clients from the outset.

Regular training and further development in our international offices.

A mentor will be assigned to you and will work with you to find and implement the best career opportunities.

Opportunities to work with colleagues across the world.

Last but not least: a culture that promotes cooperation, diversity and training!

Diversity and Inclusion

At Eversheds Sutherland, we recognise that having diverse talent across our business brings many benefits, and we are committed to accessing a wide range of views and thinking in all that we do. A culture of inclusion, where each person feels able to be their true self at work and reach their full potential is key. We recognise that bringing together the perspectives of individuals of all backgrounds, life experiences, preferences and beliefs is critical if we are to serve our global client base, people and communities as a leading global legal practice.

Should you require any reasonable adjustments to enable participation in the recruitment process, please contact us so that we can discuss how best to assist.

We are open to considering flexible working options for our vacancies. Whilst we are not able to offer flexible working across all of our roles, many of our people work flexibly in some way, and we would encourage you to talk to us about this during the hiring process if you would like to explore further.

We are a LGBT+ inclusive employer and are Stonewall Corporate Champions.