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Deminor Recovery Services (DRS) provides comprehensive solutions, including advice, representation and execution to institutional and private investors when they are faced with losses suffered on investments in situations of corporate wrongdoing, fraud, restructuring or bankruptcy in Europe and Japan. DRS is the largest representative worldwide of investors in Madoff, Fortis and many other high-profile cases. Deminor is recognized as a leader in this growing field in Europe and has ambitions to grow its business in other parts of the world and other fields of recovery services. Among our clients are first-class asset managers, pension funds, insurance companies and sovereign wealth funds worldwide.
About Deminor Group
Deminor is a group of companies active in the fields of investor protection, corporate goverance and corporate finance solutions for shareholders in listed and non-listed companies. Deminor’s team is multi-disciplinary and composed of finance, legal and communication experts.
Deminor is recruiting a Legal Advisor for its new litigation funding practice within Deminor Recovery Services
As a Legal Advisor and under the supervision of a partner, you will take the lead in identifying new assignments and potential targets for Deminor’s new litigation funding practice in several European countries (mainly focused on the BeNeLux, Italy, Spain, France and Germany). The function will comprise : contacting selected companies, law firms and insolvency practitioners in the above mentioned countries; preparing and holding presentations to prospective clients and business contributors; preliminary analysis of proposed litigation funding projects; liaising with local counsel and asking their advice on proposed litigation funding projects; preparing proposals and defending those proposals to the investment committee; managing pending litigation funding projects; participation in and negotiation of settlement agreements.
Required qualifications and experience
You are a Master in Law, having gained minimum 5 years of work experience (preferably in general commercial law or corporate law with some exposure to litigation) in a law firm in an international, Anglo-Saxon environment. You possess an excellent command of written and spoken English in combination with Dutch or French and ideally one other European language. You are a dynamic lawyer with strong commercial/presentation skills, a fast thinker and learner with an entrepreneurial attitude. You are a flexible team player, who likes to be part of an international team of highly motivated professionals.
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