Financial Regulatory Lawyer 3-5 PQE

Hays Legal
England, London, City of London
04 Apr 2018
02 May 2018
Effy Robinson
Full time
Contract type

An elite US law firm are looking for pedigree lawyers to join their Financial Regulatory team in London

Your new company
A prestigious US law firm with an outstanding global reputation in the legal market is seeking a Financial Regulatory Associate to join its Banking and Financial Institutions practice in London. This leading firm is a global and UK leader in this area of law and it advises many of the largest and most significant US and international banking entities in the world on the full range of banking, securities and regulatory matters. This law firm has a continuous history of being awarded industry accolades for its Financial Regulatory work.

Your new role
The successful candidate should have advised across a full range of issues and should ideally have experience of working with banks, asset managers, market infrastructure providers and other financial institutions on a wide range of national and international regulation. The type of work you will be instructed on will include domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, strategic alliances, private equity investments and capital markets transactions, rescue operations, recapitalizations and regulatory transformations arising from the 2008 financial crisis, litigation and arbitration arising from complex financial matters, and The Basel III capital and liquidity rules.

What you'll need to succeed
The firm is looking for a Financial Regulatory Associate Solicitor with around 3-5 years post qualification experience gained in a magic circle or leading US law firm in London. The successful candidate will ideally have a minimum of 2-3 years' PQE in the financial regulatory world and will have qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales. The role will require excellent experience in managing client relationships, business development and the ability to assist clients on day to day assignments. The successful candidate must also possess the skills to take on a high level of responsibility and manage a challenging work load within a fast paced, intellectually challenging and supportive environment. The successful candidate must also possess a first class academic record.

What you'll get in return
This is a great opportunity for skilled and talented Lawyers to join an excellent US law firm. You will join a practice where you will be instructed on high value and high profile matters, advising sophisticated clients in a challenging, supportive and collaborative environment. The law firm remunerates its lawyers competitively with an excellent salary and benefits package. This is a great opportunity for Lawyers who want to work with leading Partners in their field, those that seek early exposure and responsibility to manage high quality assignments and client relationships, and for those that thrive under pressure.

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