Legal Counsel Structured Products and Derivatives

New York Permanent USD150,000 - USD200,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Hybrid schedule 3 days WFH 2 days in office
  • Small legal team with opportunity to make immediate impact

About Our Client

Financial Services client.

Job Description

This role will be an important part of a small US Legal team, reporting to the Head of Legal - Financial Markets. The Legal Counsel will be able to work on a broad range of legal matters, with a focus on:

  • Advise internal clients on legal and regulatory matters affecting the Financial Markets and Debt Capital Markets businesses
  • Provide guidance on CFTC, SEC and FINRA regulations as well as various other bank regulatory matters
  • Primary focus on advising on structured products transactions, securitizations, REPO, underwriting and derivatives

More information will be provided upon application. This role is exclusive to Page Executive New York. Submit your resume today and it will be considered within 24 hours of application.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • JD from US law school
  • NY State Bar Admission
  • 2-5 years of experience as a practicing attorney advising on structured products transactions, derivatives, regulatory and underwriting matters
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player with willingness to take initiative

What's on Offer

  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Ability to interact with international business heads
  • Work/life balance
  • Hybrid role (2-3 days in-office)
Jennifer Pettigrew
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Job summary

Sub Sector
Attorney - In-house
Financial Services
New York
Contract Type
Consultant name
Jennifer Pettigrew
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Job Nature
Hybrid working