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Head of Regulatory, Elite US law firm c.£400,000-£1 million plus

Reference: SP6875EG
Job type: Permanent
Location: UK - London
Practice areas:
Banking/Finance - Financial Services
The firm is regarded as an elite US law firm with revenues in excess of $1 billion.  The firm has a number of lawyers recognised in the directories as market leaders. 

The firm is looking to hire a non-contentious financial services regulatory lawyer with technically excellence in the broad asset management space (private funds, listed and retail funds, asset managers, hedge funds) specifically you should have demonstrable expertise in AIFMD and reverse solicitation.  You will be involved immediately with clients from the network and you will lead the London practice.  There are currently regulatory associates in London, so you will be supported immediately but the expectation is that you will build a team.

This is a key area for the firm in London and the US management is involved and totally committed to this hire. 

Background and following:

There is no following requirement. 

In terms of background, you will need to be a partner (leading a practice or part of a team) at a leading UK or US firm with a recognised regulatory practice.

Edwards Gibson has a placed a number of financial services regulatory partners and we are very active in the London regulatory market.  We have a dedicated partner team which has placed a number of leading partners and teams.

Edwards Gibson is retained on this specific role, we have more information about the firm, clients and team so please contact SLOANE POULTON at sloane.poulton@edwardsgibson.com or +44 207 153 4903 or +44 7967 603 402 for a confidential discussion.

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