Full-Time

Legal Counsel/Senior Legal Counsel

StepStone Group

StepStone Group

1,001-5,000 employees

Global private markets investment firm offering customized solutions.


$150,000 - $225,000

Incentive Compensation, Student Loan Repayment Program

Senior

La Jolla, San Diego, CA, USA + 2 more

Required Skills
Sales
Requirements
  • 4-Year college degree
  • Law degree from an accredited and reputable law school
  • Admitted to a state bar and in good standing
  • 3 to 5 years of fund formation, investment management, and/or transactional legal experience
  • Experience with venture capital investment management firms
Responsibilities
  • Assist Associate General Counsel in fund formation and structuring
  • Liaise and coordinate with investment, finance, compliance, and operational due-diligence teams
  • Manage outside counsel in connection with formation of new funds and select investment activity
  • Review placement memoranda, partnership agreements, legal due diligence materials, and related documents
  • Manage negotiation and execution of documentation for secondary purchases and sales, co-investments, and direct investments
  • Monitor existing investment portfolio and manage disposition of investments
  • Supervise paralegals, including in the negotiation of confidentiality agreements, closing-related matters, transfer of fund interests, and other matters
  • Special projects from time to time subject to availability

StepStone Group is a leading global private markets investment firm, renowned for its tailored investment solutions, advisory, and data services, catering to a diverse clientele including prominent pension funds, sovereign wealth funds, insurance companies, and private wealth clients. The firm's competitive advantage lies in its ability to develop and build private markets portfolios across various asset classes, specifically designed to meet the unique objectives of each client. Furthermore, StepStone's industry leadership is evident in its extensive global presence and its trusted partnerships with some of the world's largest financial entities.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.6B

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2007

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

3%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

65%