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Director, Legal & Regulatory

  • Job
    Full-time
    Mid-level (3-4 years) - Senior (5-8 years)
  • Legal
  • London
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AI generated summary

  • You need 4-5+ years' legal experience, management skills, excellent communication, ability to multitask, attention to detail, and proficiency in Microsoft Office. Experience in real estate or private equity is a plus.
  • You will oversee legal and regulatory matters for Brookfield Asset Management, including mentoring junior associates, supporting business projects, managing entity structuring, ensuring compliance, and overseeing external service providers and law firms.

Requirements

  • 4-5 + years’ PQE experience at a major law firm or in-house
  • Experience in managing paralegals / trainees
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills – both written and verbal, including being able to flex communication style to diverse geographies and team members
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a very fast paced and team-oriented environment
  • Strong time and task management skills and possessing an ability to manage multiple priorities and raise issues in a timely fashion
  • Meticulous attention to detail is essential
  • Experience in real estate and/or private equity is a plus, but is not essential
  • Proficiency in full suite of Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, and Word)

Responsibilities

  • Supervising and mentoring two junior legal associates
  • Supporting business groups, including investments, finance, capital markets, tax, and operations, on corporate projects
  • Coordinating and overseeing entity incorporations, restructurings, and dissolutions, including review and analysis of tax structuring advice
  • Assisting the other members of the legal team with managing deliverables associated with financings and other transactions
  • Overseeing preparation of corporate structure charts and Diligent updates
  • Overseeing responses to third-party AML, KYC and sanctions compliance requests pertaining to Brookfield and its European portfolio including issuances of AML letters
  • US Custody Rule analysis and compliance and US antitrust reporting
  • Ensuring adherence with Brookfield’s legal entity protocols
  • Reviewing funds flow memorandums
  • Reviewing and negotiating service provider engagements
  • Responsibility for high-volume NDA process (outsourced), and NDA execution • Securities Watchlist maintenance
  • Managing external corporate administrators and law firms
  • Researching and monitoring changes in applicable corporate laws, regulations and guidance, primarily in the UK and EU, as well as industry developments, best practices, and trends
  • Assisting internal stakeholders and external law firms and other vendors with any questions relating to Brookfield’s legal entities, processes and procedures

FAQs

What type of experience is required for this position?

This position requires a corporate lawyer with experience in real estate law and a willingness to handle a variety of business issues.

What are the main responsibilities of this job?

The main responsibilities include assisting the in-house legal group with day-to-day matters, navigating regulatory compliance, and addressing a diverse range of business issues.

Is this position focused solely on legal matters?

No, the role also involves regulatory compliance and addressing various business challenges, in addition to handling legal matters.

Is this a global business position?

Yes, this position supports a large, dynamic global business, so familiarity with global regulations and practices is beneficial.

What type of company is BPG?

BPG is a leading global business with a strong presence in the real estate industry, providing a diverse and dynamic work environment for legal professionals.

1001-5000
Employees

Mission & Purpose

Brookfield is invested in long-life, high-quality assets and businesses around the world that form the backbone of the global economy. With over $925 billion in assets under management, and over 100 years’ experience as an owner and operator, we put our own capital to work in virtually every transaction, aligning interests with our partners and investors, and bringing the strengths of our operational expertise, global reach and large-scale capital to bear in everything we do. To learn more about our global businesses spanning renewable power and transition, infrastructure, real estate, private equity and credit, please visit www.brookfield.com. Phishing and Fraudulent Websites Warning Please be aware of the misuse of the Brookfield name and brand by individuals and groups fraudulently publishing fake websites and engaging in “phishing” scams that seek personal or confidential information from potential job candidates. This includes the posting of fake Brookfield job offers on LinkedIn and other career sites. You can find more details on what to look out for and how to report potentially fraudulent activity at https://www.brookfield.com/web-fraud-and-phishing-warning.