Job Details

Counsel

Company name

Wellington Management Company, LLP

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required

Location

Boston, MA

Date Last Verified

Apr 17,2018

Posted on

Mar 19,2018
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - Investment Company Act
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Counsel The candidate will provide advice and support for Firm’s institutional separate account and sub-advisory business in the US, Canada and Latin America. Will work in providing day-to-day legal support for business teams who develop and manage client relationships, and advising various business and operational teams on the firm’s regulatory and fiduciary obligations. Specific activities include advising on contract negotiations with clients, analyzing and advising on regulatory requirements in the context of our business, counseling on fiduciary obligations and regulatory risk, and advising on general firm business matters from time to time. Involves collaboration with global colleagues based in Europe and Asia.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have 8+ years of experience practicing law, including at a national law firm and/or relevant in-house position. Experience with asset management business and the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 is essential. Experience with the Investment Company Act of 1940 or ERISA is a plus. Strong legal and analytical skill is essential. Good business judgment and strong counseling skill is essential. Pragmatic and risk aware approach to practicing law is essential. Proven written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to distill and communicate practical advice on complex issues in a fast paced environment is essential.

Additional info

Ref. R77809

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Wellington Management Company, LLP
75 State Street
Boston, MA 02109

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