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Investment Funds Associate

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Organization Type

Law Firm

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Date Last Verified

Feb 07, 2020

Valid Through

May 22, 2020

Posted on

May 24, 2019

Years of Experience

Min 2 yrs required


New York City, NY, United States

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Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - Investment Company Act
Corporate >> Corporate - Private Equity
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Investment Funds Associate
The candidate will work within the Investment Funds practice group, specializing in representation of registered and exempt investment advisers, and private U.S. and offshore investment funds, including clients operating in the United Kingdom. Requires Juris Doctor, Master of Law, or foreign equivalent. Requires admission to the New York State bar. Requires 2+ years of transactional experience working as an Associate within the Investment Management practice group of a global law firm. Prior experience must include advising hedge funds, private equity funds, business development companies (BDCs) and registered investment companies on the formation and operation of investment funds. Experience must include negotiating and drafting offering materials, organizational documents and agreements, including private placement memoranda (PPM) and limited partner agreements (LPA). Experience advising clients on compliance with the Investment Company Act of 1940 and the Investment Advisers Act of 1940. Experience advising clients on the offering of alternative investments in the United Kingdom and counseling on offering investments in compliance with the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD). Experience providing guidance on offerings in accordance with EU directives. Experience preparing securities law filings for submission to the SEC and responding to examinations and preparing Comment Letters and requests for “no-action” letters. Experience researching and preparing memoranda regarding the regulation and operation of investment funds.

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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
601 Lexington Avenue
New York City, NY 10022


"A Great Place to Get a Start "

Current Employee - Reviewed on December 16, 2017

Make sure that you don't let any good eggs get stuck with the bad eggs because of a simple misunderstanding.

Pros : I have been here for around two years now and everyone is happy and friendly. Any issues that I have had come up have been quickly fixed.
Cons : Some people don't last here very long because of how swiftly problems are dealt with. Some good eggs get mixed up in that.
Current or former employee? : Current Employee

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