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Axiom is the global leader in high-caliber, on-demand legal talent. With over 2,400 employees spanning North America, the UK, Europe, and APAC, we enable corporate legal departments to drive efficiency and growth to adapt to a demanding new era.
Axiom empowers you to take control of how you work while contributing your expertise to the world's best companies.
Currently, we're hiring Private Funds lawyers to join us with:
4+ years of experience in investment management, including significant experience with hedge funds, private equity, or alternatives.
Prior role as an associate at a major U.S. law firm and/or with an in-house compliance or legal department of an asset management firm, hedge fund and/or private equity firm
Experience with various issues arising in the financial services arena in connection with the Securities Act of 1933, the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940, and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010.
Active membership in the New York State Bar required.
The responsibilities for this role will include:
Working with and advising business clients directly, as well as providing guidance on a full range of issues associated with hedge funds, private equity firms, or investment advisors including regulatory/compliance matters, investment vehicles and governance structures.
Drafting, negotiating and executing contracts relating to the full practical legal advice and support on business matters in a dynamic environment
Axiom is a leader in diversity, inclusion, and social engagement. Diversity is core to our values and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, offering access to a variety of professional development programs and continuing legal education opportunities.
Since 2000, we’ve reached legal professionals globally and been committed to reimagining legal work. We seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that, “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”.
Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy, and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times.
Featured by the National Law Journal in their cover story "The Rise of the New Model Firm," Axiom is changing the way attorneys work and offering corporations a new way to work with them. Axiom offers attorneys sophisticated work and a more self-directed practice.
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