Legal, GS Asset Management Attorney, Vice President

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 22 Mar 19

Legal, GS Asset Management Attorney, Vice President

We work at the intersection of finance and law, providing counsel and advice that support activities across the firm. We handle litigation and arbitration, perform research and due diligence, aid in financing and legal filings, deal with contracts and intellectual property rights that show our commitment to clients, shareholders, and regulators. Whether you're an experienced attorney or a quick learner with a strong interest in financial law coupled with critical thinking skills, our dynamic group might be right for you.

Job Summary & Responsibilities

Goldman Sachs Asset Management ("GSAM") is looking for an attorney with asset management experience to join a team primarily responsible for registered and unregistered investment funds, including U.S. mutual funds, hedge funds, private equity funds, real estate funds, distressed debt funds, corporate credits funds, fund of funds, etc. Primary responsibilities will include legal work related to fund formation, asset raising, separate accounts, transactional work and related matters. Other responsibilities will include third party asset raises for GSAM products and general securities law, broker dealer and Advisers Act and 40 Act issues. The GSAM legal team provides ongoing support with respect to other advisory and asset management issues as well.

Basic Qualifications

  • 3+ years' related legal experience post-JD
  • Significant experience with fund formation and asset-raising efforts
  • Strong substantive knowledge of the Investment Company Act and Investment Advisers Act
Preferred Qualifications
  • Outstanding law firm and law school credentials
  • High level of initiative, integrity, and organization
  • Adept at developing interpersonal relationships
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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