Contracts Counsel

  • Location: Chicago, IL, Illinois
  • Type: Perm (Contingency)
  • Job #32654
  • Salary: $125,000.00

Compensation: $125,000-$150,000 + bonus
Location: Chicago, IL 

Multi-billion hedge fund has experienced massive growth and is looking to add a Contract Counsel to its legal team. This is a hybrid position based in Chicago, IL. 

Highlights About the Company & Position:

  • Lead drafting and negotiation of all vendor contracts across the business.
  • manage both legal and practical business considerations while working collaboratively with various departments.
  • Develop and improve tracking system for meeting business requirements and improving efficiencies.
  • Review and handle various legal inquiries by business units and respond to regulatory requests.
  • Willingness to contribute to broader legal team function and learn new skills and subject matter.
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and an ability to work both independently and in a highly collaborative environment.


  • 1 – 3 years of legal experience required. 
  • Juris Doctorate degree required. 
  • Knowledge of financial markets preferred. 
  • Experience representing financial services industry clients preferred. 
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

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Job ID: 32654