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Investment Management Attorney in New York at Elevate

Date Posted: 5/27/2018

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Job Description

Elevate’s customer, a Top-tier Investment Bank, is looking for an investment management attorney to work full-time at its offices for three to six months.

Specifically you will:

  • Work with and advise business clients directly, as well as provide guidance and practical solutions for various corporate policies.
  • Advise on a full range of issues associated with investment advisors, mutual funds, hedge funds and/or private equity firms including compliance matters, investment vehicles and governance structures.
  • Provide practical legal advice and support on business matters in a dynamic environment.​


  • 4-6 years' experience in a law firm.
  • Significant experience with negotiation of investment management agreements and private fund formation required.
  • Strong substantive knowledge of the Investment Advisers Act.
  • Knowledge of Investment Company Act of 1940, the Commodity Exchange Act and the Volcker Rule a plus.

Skills for Success:

  • Excellent analytical skills.
  • Proven ability to work in a client-centric, deadline driven environment.
  • Attention to detail and superior reading comprehension.
  • Rapid turnaround in a fast-paced environment is a must.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and work with cross functional organizations.


  • J.D. required.

Elevate is the law company. We provide consulting, technology and services to law departments and law firms. Our global team of lawyers, engineers, consultants and business experts improve efficiency, quality and outcomes for customers worldwide. Elevate’s achievements and distinctions include:

  • Ranked on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies two years in a row.
  • Ranked as a top Global Services Provider by Chambers & Partners three years in a row.
  • Lead Partner of the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards.

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