• Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Credit Suisse -
  • 14 Nov 18

FLP Attorney (#115897)

We Offer
A fast-paced and challenging role as an integral part of Credit Suisse's industry-leading fund-linked products financing team as it expands its product range and client base

  • The fund-linked products team offers complex financing products to major hedge fund, private equity fund and fund-of-fund counterparties
  • Transactional role, focused on drafting and negotiating secured credit agreements, collateral documentation, control agreements, and ancillary documents for financing transactions collateralized by hedge fund portfolios, private equity fund portfolios, or fund investor uncalled capital commitments
  • Role offers opportunity to run certain transactions entirely in-house and manage outside counsel on other transactions
  • Legal team works in a collaborative manner with support from a dedicated document support team
  • Newly completed open plan environment beginning in December 2018, with the opportunity to work from home available within firm guidelines

Credit Suisse maintains a Working Flexibility Policy, subject to the terms as set forth in the Credit Suisse United States Employment Handbook.

You Offer

  • Minimum of 3 years' experience at a law firm and/or investment bank
  • Expertise in secured financing transactions collateralized by hedge funds or private equity fund portfolios and/or subscription facilities
  • Familiarity with fund formation, management, operation, administration and custody
  • Ability to successfully handle multiple complex projects with tight deadlines
  • Creative, analytical approach to drafting challenging deal documents and negotiating with counsel for sophisticated counterparties
  • Admitted to the NY bar