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Seyfarth Shaw LLP provides thoughtful, strategic, practical legal counsel to client companies and legal teams of all sizes. With more than 850 attorneys in the U.S., London, Shanghai, Hong Kong, Melbourne and Sydney, we offer a national platform and an international gateway to serve your changing business and legal needs in litigation, employment, corporate, real estate and employee benefits.

Position Summary:

Seyfarth Shaw LLP seeks an attorney with experience in advising state and corporate pension funds and tax-exempt investors with respect to their investments and related fiduciary duties.  The ideal candidate will have experience representing lead or major institutional investors in their investments involving comingled funds, co-investments, and separate accounts.  Familiarity with current market terms as well as experience negotiating side letters, fund documents, and investment management agreements, as well as ERISA Title I, is required.  Experience with relevant aspect of the tax code preferred.  The position will be in our Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Department working with our multi-disciplinary Institutional Investor Practice Group.

Seyfarth’s premier Institutional Investor Practice advises some of the largest public and private pension funds in the country, representing them in connection with their investments.  This is an exciting opportunity to join our growing practice of attorneys who represent sophisticated investors in deals typically ranging from $50 million to $300 million.