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General Counsel, Outsourced Investment Manager (OCO) Company
Garrison & Sisson
May 15, 2018
Up to $300,000 depending on ex
Full Time - General Counsel
10+ years experience
Corporate Generalist, General Commercial/Contracts, Securities
General Counsel, Outsourced Investment Manager (OCIO) (Philadelphia Area)
Garrison & Sisson has been exclusively engaged to assist an established, privately held investment manager (OCIO) in its search for a General Counsel. NOTE: Company will only consider attorneys currently practicing in the Philadelphia area.
Requirements: general corporate attorney experienced in (1) supporting the business activities of an OCIO, investment advisor, investment manager or like-kind financial services entity, and (2) experience providing on-going, operational support to an IA, IM, mutual fund, hedge fund and/or private equity fund company.
Position best suited to an attorney with 10 plus years of experience who is ready to assume a General Counsel role, ideally making the leap from a DGC or AGC position. Strong preference for candidates who have AmLaw 200 law firm training coupled with prior in-house experience involving the management of other attorneys and like-kind professionals. (This position will have one attorney direct report who previously worked with the company’s primary outside ’40 Act /Investment Advisor counsel.)
*Capabilities and contributions will dictate scope of role and will evolve over time. Culture of firm reflects its elite boutique nature. Entrepreneurial environment embraces work-life balance. Compensation package includes base salary plus generous cash bonus.
If your experience and interests are consistent with the requirements stated above, kindly forward your resume to email@example.com. Please, no phone calls.
Transactional generalist experienced in providing corporate support for investment managers, mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity funds or alternative investment entities.
Additional Salary Information: Includes cash bonus but no LTIs
About Garrison & Sisson
Garrison & Sisson was established in 1986 and the Firm has placed over 300 attorneys in corporate legal departments throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. Our corporate clients include public and private corporate entities, not-for-profits, management consulting firms and trade associations. The tenure of our recruiters averages twelve years with the Firm, and many client relationships have been ongoing since 1986. Our recruiting specialists include former practicing attorneys with experience in law firms and corporate legal departments. In-house attorney placement constitutes approximately 40% of the Firm’s business on an annual basis. Garrison & Sisson has consistently been voted the Best DC Legal Recruiting Firm by the National Law Journal/Legal Times (2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012 and 2011). Additionally, Garrison & Sisson is certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC) as a Women’s Business Enterprise.