In-house Legal Counsel

  • Fourth Floor, Forsyth House, Cromac Square, Belfast, United Kingdom
  • Full-time

Company Description

IQ-EQ is a leading Investor Services group which combines global expertise with an unwavering focus on client service delivery. We support fund managers, global companies, family offices and private clients operating worldwide.

Job Description

You'll play a key role in our Depositary team, carrying out asset verification for investment funds investing in private equity, real estate, infrastructure, renewable energy, forestry and other asset classes.

Every day is a new challenge so you’ll need to be a team player at heart, with an eye for detail and ‘can do’ attitude, great organisational skills so you are able to prioritise your day. You will need to be extremely enthusiastic and motivated, and have a real desire to drive change. Strong communication skills both written and verbal are a must have for this role to build relationships across the business.

You’ll need to be able to review and source high volume documentation and work with your team and the wider group. Having a strong commercial awareness and a business orientated mind is also a must, as you’ll need to use your own judgement to identify any risks or concerns and report them in a timely manner.

Your long-term career goals are important to us too. We want to make sure we’re providing the support and opportunities you need to achieve your dreams so we can build a successful future, together.

Together we find solutions and make things happen but to do this we want you to contribute; looking for ways to help us get better at what we do in the most efficient and effective way.



  • Qualified Lawyer with minimum 3 years PQE
  • Extensive experience in Commercial and Contract law
  • Experience in global corporate structures, preferably with some experience of US, Guernsey, Luxembourg and Singapore law
  • Willingness to travel if necessary
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

Additional Information

At IQ-EQ we want you to reach your full potential. We offer an inclusive and diverse environment to support your career aspirations. With a strong emphasis on continuous learning and a holistic approach to your professional and personal development. We also offer opportunities across our service lines and our international network of offices.

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