Our client, a London based venture capital fund are currently looking to hire a Legal Counsel to join their high-performing team. The fund which invests predominately at series A across a broad range of sectors and geographies are currently gearing up to launch a new fund - making it an exciting time to join! As the Legal Counsel, you will immediately be afforded plenty of responsibility and exposure, supporting the investment team on all the legal aspects of the fund's transactions whilst working very closely with the General Counsel and key internal and external senior stakeholders. This is a fantastic opportunity for a legal professional with experience working on venture capital transactions, either in-house or practice, to become an integral member of the team.
Acting as a legal expert within the fund, working closely with the front office team
Support on all legal aspects of the fund's transactions, both execution and structuring
An opportunity to contribute to investor reporting, regulation and compliance, contract reviews and other legal documentation
Managing relationships with external legal advisors
Excellent academic and legal training profile
Significant track record of transactional legal advice on VC deals
Understanding of the VC landscape and a passion for wanting to work in-house