Senior Associate - Financial Services Regulation

Job title : Senior Associate - Financial Services Regulation
Location : Sydney
Job type : Permanent / Full Time
Contact name : Adam Kumaraswamy
Contact email : akumaraswamy@sharpandcarter.com.au
Job reference : 654POHGD
If you are an experience Financial Services Regulation/Funds Management lawyer that is looking to join a pre-eminent practice in this space then this is a role you will need to consider.

In this role you will be involved in:
  • Funds and products: structuring and establishing wholesale and retail funds, including property trusts, feeder funds, funds offering hybrid securities, hedge funds and various structured products, including deferred purchase agreements and warrants
  • M&A: listed and private acquisitions and disposals including privatisations, schemes of arrangement and trust schemes
  • Capital management: shareholder agreements and joint ventures, capital reductions, redemptions, restructures and reorganisations
  • Regulatory: advising on regulatory change including product suitability, product intervention, shorter PDSs, custodial regulation, capital and NTA requirements and scheme constitutions and liaison with regulators
  • Schemes: general funds management advice in relation to operating schemes, meetings, changing the RE, entrenchment, trust deeds, stapling, registry agreements and other outsourcing and supply agreements
  • General corporate advice: general corporate and commercial advice in relation to the Corporations Act, trust law, contract law and the ASX listing rules
To be considered for this role you will ideally have around 5 years PQE. You will have a strong grounding across the Financial Services Regulatory/Funds Management space and had exposure to AFSL licensing matters. You will be comfortable mentoring juniors and be very client focused in terms of your approach and thinking. 

For a confidential discussion please contact

Adam Kumaraswamy
e: akumaraswamy@sharpandcarter.com.au
m: 0414 223 338