Due to the continued growth of the Mount Street Group in terms of size, assets under management, and product offerings, a vacancy has arisen in Mount Street’s busy in-house Legal & Compliance team for a general banking and finance lawyer with at least 2 to 3 years post qualification experience (ideally in the areas of commercial real estate, asset finance, leveraged finance and/or structured finance) to join the team. Reporting to the Director, Legal & Compliance, with ultimate reporting line into the Managing Director, General Counsel, you will be primarily responsible for drafting and reviewing transactional documentation such as servicing agreements, framework agreements, managing the onboarding process for where Mount Street is appointed as facility agent and/or security agent on commercial real estate loan transactions; including, reviewing and negotiating LMA-based facility agreements and related security documents, liaising with the various Mount Street stakeholders (asset management, compliance and loan administration teams, as well as senior management) and liaising with external Counsel. You will also be required to provide general legal assistance across the Mount Street group including advice on other product and service areas (such as aviation, shipping and other asset classes, CMBS, loan workout and restructuring and sourcing debt opportunities). In each case, there is likely to be cross-jurisdictional exposure.
How to apply
Please submit your CV along with a cover letter to our HR team.
What we look for
Other than the specific requirements noted in the job description, we are looking for candidates who have the positive energy and natural enthusiasm to join the Mount Street team and be part of our exciting growth plans.
Once your CV has been submitted it will be reviewed by the hiring manager and if your application is successful you will be contacted by our HR team to arrange an interview.
We will want to get to know about you as an individual and understand your future aspirations but it is a two-way conversation so please take time before the meeting to decide what you want to learn about the role and the company.
We wish you every success and thank you for your interest in Mount Street.