In-House Banking, Commercial or Regulatory Litigator - Financial Services

Location
London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £100,000
Posted
25 May 2022
Closes
14 Jun 2022
Ref
HMS-1451
Job Title
In House Counsel
PQE Level
10+, 2-4, 5-7, 8-10
Contract Type
Temporary
Hours
Full Time

Our client, a major national financial institution, are looking to hire a talented litigator to join their team to work on a variety of disputes and investigations. Ideally, they are looking for a lawyer with experience in banking, securities, commercial or regulatory litigations.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • To work on any disputes that the firm faces, working closely with external counsel to form case strategy, work on disclosure and discovery processes, and then prepare cases.
  • Work on ongoing litigation risk mitigation.
  • Typically, the kinds of disputes include commercial & general corporate litigations, banking litigations, securities & shareholder litigations, and regulatory investigations & enforcement actions.

 

Key Requirements:

  • Litigation & disputes experience is essential, ideally you will have experience working on disputes involving financial services firms and similarly regulated bodies.
  • Must have some experience dealing with regulators - ideally the FCA or FOS, but any US or EU regulators are also useful.
  • Must be very organised and incredibly detail orientated.

 

This is a contract role working the length of a project, we anticipate it lasting between 9 and 12 months.