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Legal Counsel

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Job Title: Legal Counsel
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry:
Contact Name: Mark Foy
Contact Email: mfoy@lawsonchase.com
Job Published: about 2 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a well-known investment management firm in London is now looking to appoint a Legal Counsel to work with the company’s dedicated data and sales teams.

The firm’s principal business is asset management, which is devoted to sustainable and quantitative investment management using self-learning quantitative models, AI, and big data to assess the performance and sustainability of globally listed companies.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Work closely with management and the General Counsel to support the legal needs of the data business and its connections with the data and financial services industries

  • Revise and implement legal processes to enhance the company’s efficiency and success

  • Draft and negotiate contracts with data providers and clients

 

Skills & Experience

  • 4+ PQE as an English-law qualified solicitor or barrister in a quality law firm, chambers, or business

  • Strong understanding of licensing and IP issues relating to international data services

  • Strong abilities in drafting and negotiating agreements

  • Proven judgement in understanding commercial and legal risks

Ref: | Published: 02 Oct 2018