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Exciting opportunity for a ’40 Act Funds, Securities or Variable Insurance Products Attorney to go in-house with a giant in the NYC Financial Services industry! 3+ years of general funds or securities industry experience required. Variable Life/Variable Annuities experience a plus!
Our client specializes in financial services and investment management and insurance products. This role will counsel on registered and private funds, institutional and retail annuities insurance products.
Competitive compensation, base plus bonus.
Relocation assistance available.
Excellent career opportunity with a company known for recognizing and rewarding talent, and promoting from within. This position is a result of an internal promotion.
Client facing role.
Legal counsel to registered and private investments, annuities and corporate compliance.
Revise and maintain registration statements and prospectuses for existing variable products (prepare and file prospectus supplements and annual updates to prospectuses.)
Advise on structuring private placement variable life, including negotiation of hedge fund offerings and preparation of offering documents.
Advice on regulatory developments (state or federal) that could impact the various annuity products, including participation in industry group discussions.
Counsel on product development (reviewing design documents and policy forms, negotiating participation agreements, negotiating intracompany agreements, preparing/amending separate account plans of operations, drafting prospectuses and filing registration statements and related correspondence with the SEC.)
3-7+ years of securities and/or investment management industry training.
NY bar admission or eligible.
Experience with the Investment Company or Investment Advisers Acts of 1940. ’33 Act a plus.
Knowledge or experience with variable annuities, fixed and institutional products or related products a plus.
Strong presentation and client facing skills.
For consideration by Andrea Steiner & Joel Berger, for this and other Meridian opportunities, please send your resume in confidence to: email@example.com
Internal Number: AGC889
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Meridian Legal Search is a legal staffing organization specializing in the search, recruitment and placement of attorneys, paralegals and compliance professionals for the nation's leading financial institutions, insurance companies, pharmaceutical companies, law firms, Fortune 500 companies and other major corporations. Meridian was first established in 1936, and has successfully been placing attorneys more than 40 years now. Meridian's clients include corporations (public and private), law firms (large, medium and boutique) and Fortune 1000 and global financial services corporations. We place partners, counsels and associates; general counsel, associate counsel, staff attorneys and paralegals in corporate finance, litigation, securities/compliance, investment banking, investment management, banking, private equity, venture capital, mutual funds, hedge funds, broker dealer, insurance, intellectual property, media, entertainment, information technology, pharmaceutical and many other industries. Our clients are located throughout the United States and overseas. All communication and correspondence with candidates is treated confidentially, and candidate resumes are submitted to clie...nts only upon receiving the candidate's prior express permission to do so. Other services we offer include counseling law firms and corporations on hiring strategies and compensation packages, law firm mergers and diversity hiring programs. We have a state of the art, advanced computer database of 100,000 attorneys and 9,000 law firms, corporations and not-for-profits. Additionally, Meridian Legal Temps, Inc. is a division of Meridian Legal Search. Placements include temporary and temp-to-perm attorneys and paralegals at all levels and in a wide range of practice areas.Meridian Legal Search is a founding member of the National Association of Legal Search Consultants (NALSC) and adheres to the NALSC Code of Ethics.
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