Derivatives/Structured Products Solicitor

London (Greater), South East England
Competitive + Competitive
09 Jan 2017
06 Feb 2017
Job Title
PQE Level
10+, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Full Time

If you’re entrepreneurial, business-minded and always craving the next challenge, we would love to have you join us on our mission to shape the future of law.

Our lawyers benefit from a self-directed practice, flexibility, top tier peers and access to the world's largest and most innovative clients - all with a full suite of benefits including holidays, healthcare and professional development resources.

Currently, we're on the hunt for exceptional Derivatives and Structured Products lawyers to join our ranks with:

  • Exposure to Clearing rules/CCP and any asset classes: Equity, Fixed Income, Credit, etc.
  • An innovative approach to in-house legal issues in supporting  strategic business initiatives and objectives and a high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgment
  • Excellent academic and law firm credentials, in-house experience would be preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in Derivatives and/or Structured Products

The responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Providing practical in-house legal advice and support on structuring, drafting and implementation of derivatives, warrants and structured products
  • Advising on risk mitigation strategies and maintaining up to date regulatory standards
  • Engaging in the drafting and negotiating of transactions, and assisting the development of new products and markets
  • Working with and advising business clients directly, providing guidance and practical solutions in relation to FS regulatory change

Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.

With over 1,200 (and growing) Axiomites based around the world, we seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that:  “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”. 

Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times, and our CEO Mark Harris is recognised by Forbes as a “name you need to know” and by the National Law Journal as a “top ten agent for change”.