Role details

Legal Counsel

London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Corporate & Commercial Experience
  • Wealth Management Sector

About Our Client

This London based Wealth Management organisation is looking to hire a Legal Counsel to work directly with the General Counsel in support of their expanding business.

Job Description

  • As the Legal Counsel you will support the General Counsel in advising on a range of work, e.g Ts & Cs, property matters, M & A, commercial contracts, corporate risk and other ad hoc matters for the Company.
  • To support and advise the Risk & Compliance team in respect of regulatory, anti-money laundering and data protection issues.
  • To support and advise business units in respect of legal, corporate risk and other ad hoc matters and on business legal projects.
  • To support and advise the Company Secretary in company law, intellectual property and corporate governance matters.

The Successful Applicant

  • Experience with corporate acquisitions and commercial contracts essential;
  • Knowledge and experience of FCA rules, guidance and principles preferred;
  • Experience of researching and delivering legal advice and opinions in respect of regulatory, commercial and employment law matters;
  • Knowledge and experience of anti-money laundering and data protection regulatory requirements;
  • Knowledge and experience of company law.
  • Prior experience in-house as a Legal Counsel would be beneficial but is not essential.

What's on Offer

Package of up to £90,000 depending on experience

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