Share this Job

Regional Head Legal Services

Business Department:  Investment Services

Broomfield, US New York, US

Partners Group is a global private markets investment manager, serving over 900 institutional investors. We have USD 96 billion in assets under management and more than 1,500 professionals across 20 offices worldwide. We realize potential in private markets by financing and developing great companies, desirable real estate and essential infrastructure. We create value in our investments through active and long-term responsible ownership.

What it's about

We are seeking an experienced corporate lawyer to lead a team of transactional attorneys that support Partners Group's investment professionals in the Americas on all investment-related legal matters in either Denver or New York. The ideal candidate will have significant corporate law experience and a genuine interest in building and managing teams and providing strategic advice across private equity, real estate, infrastructure, and debt investments.


  • Manage a team of attorneys and other staff members based across two offices in the US across all aspects of the investment legal function (including hiring, resource management, training, coaching, supervising, evaluating and compensation setting);
  • Provide high-quality advice and thought leadership to investment teams and senior management across Partners Group's four main asset classes;
  • Attend and represent the investment legal function in investment committee meetings and other senior leadership forums;
  • Initiate and lead strategic initiatives with firm-wide significance to identify and implement improvements to existing investment processes;
  • Instruct, manage, and build strategic relationships with external counsel; and
  • Oversee adherence to Partners Group's legal standards and internal processes and procedures.


What we expect
  • Top academic credentials in law;
  • 10-15 years of legal experience in transactional roles, with a proven track record of managing lawyers and legal professionals;
  • Previous meaningful in-house experience in the financial services space is a plus;
  • Detail oriented with excellent analytical and project management skills;
  • A natural leader with superior communication and interpersonal skills;
  • A self-starter who takes initiative and makes things happen;
  • Proficiency in English, with a second language (in particular, Spanish) being a strong plus; and
  • Good understanding of the firm’s business and industry.


What we offer

Partners Group is a global financial institution that retains the culture, pace and agility of a start-up. As a growing firm, we are committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best talent, by offering a workplace where results are truly recognized and rewarded.  We offer a fantastic opportunity for you to grow:

  • Professional, international working environment
  • Challenging, rewarding career within a growing company
  • Collaborative environment, with on-the-job training and mentorship opportunities
  • Competitive benefits and wellness package, including medical, dental and vision coverage 
  • 401k (Roth and pre-tax options) with company match
  • 25 vacation days and 12 holidays annually
  • One month sabbatical after every five years of service
  • Company paid life and disability insurance
  • Competitive compensation package, including performance based annual incentives
  • Education assistance program
  • Lunch stipend
  • Fun office and team events, including volunteer opportunities to connect with and help our local communities

Make an impact on the organization by taking a lead role in the growth of our US business.  Our working environment is humble, inclusive and transparent, and the structure of the firm is flat.

At Partners Group, we thrive on new ideas for the benefit of our clients, our employees and our community.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and support diversity of perspectives.



Nearest Major Market: Denver

Job Segment: Equity, Private Equity, Law, Finance, Legal