Legal Counsel - Regulatory - Interim

London (Central), London (Greater)
Dependant on Experience
18 Jan 2023
14 Feb 2023
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
PQE Level
2-4, 5-7
Contract Type
Full Time



Our client, a leading financial service firm, is looking for a Legal Counsel to join their Regulatory team, initially on a four-month contract.


This is an exciting opportunity to join a specialist exchange in a varied and fast-paced role. The role offers hybrid working with two days a week in the London office.


Key Responsibilities


Answering to the head of legal, the role will involve:


  • Technical analysis of current and future regulations;
  • Working with key stakeholders
  • Assisting with advocacy on compliance matters


Key Requirements


  • The ideal candidate will have between 5-6 year’s experience* in regulatory law (wholesale banking or commodities) ideally gained in house or at a top City law firm.
  • A strong understanding of MiFiD, FCA Rules, MAR and benchmark regulation.
  • You will be able to start the role at the end of January 2023.
  • You will also be commercially minded and attuned to the needs of a global business.


*Years of experience is used only as a guide and applications from those outside of the range will be considered.