Harbour is recruiting

Director of Litigation Funding (German Speaking)

This is a rare opportunity to bring your hard-earned experience into a dynamic and fast-growing funder. You will be integral to the way that we work, supporting the deployment and management of the USD 1.5 billion of committed capital in the Harbour funds.

We are looking for experienced litigation/arbitration solicitors or barristers to join us as a Director of Litigation Funding in order to assess, recommend and manage the Harbour Funds’ investments in global litigation and arbitration. A probing intellect and strength in project management, risk assessment and financial acumen are more important than a specific number of years PQE.

This is a role for someone who wants to be in a very commercial and fast-paced environment making exceptional returns for investors.

You must be a team player able to work to tight deadlines with great inter-personal skills and:

  • have a good understanding of how large-scale commercial disputes are managed in England and Wales and in other jurisdictions
  • have commercial acumen, be numerate & possess strong analytical & project management skills
  • be accustomed to working with a wide range of legal and other professionals
  • be robust in negotiation
  • fluency in German is essential

Market remuneration and a great benefits package are on offer. London based.

Interested candidates should send their CV & a covering letter to recruitment@harbourlf.com, specifying Director of Litigation Funding in the subject field. Telephone and personal enquiries will not be considered. No agencies.