In-House Lawyer, Financial Services, 3+ PQE, Central

London (Greater)
11 Jan 2017
08 Feb 2017
CXK 23877
Job Title
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is an international bank, located in Central London is seeking a junior lawyer to join their small but highly regarded legal team. This is an excellent opportunity for a bright lawyer looking to enjoy a much broader legal role than might be achievable in larger institutions.

You will be involved in a broad range of legal matters, including reviewing & negotiating various agreements including trading (such as GMRAs, ISDAs, MRPAs), investment management and confidentiality agreements. You will assist with the launch of new fund products and work closely with the business also on the implementation of new rules and regulations, including EMIR, Dodd-Frank, MiFID II etc.

The ideal candidate will be at least 2 years’ qualified with experience in reviewing and negotiating general commercial/fund/trade related agreements and have experience of working within the financial services sector.  The client is open to considering candidates coming either from a leading UK law firm or in-house within the financial services sector.  The appointee will be a good team player, self-motivated with excellent communication skills.