Role details

Litigation & Contentious regulatory Lawyer - Retail bank

City of London   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Banking Litigation
  • Interest rate swaps

About Our Client

Global Banking Organisation

Job Description

  • Assisting the Head of Regulatory & Contentious Legal and the Director of Legal Services efficiently and effectively manage material and strategic litigation and contentious regulatory issues;
  • Working collaboratively with the business, risk, regulatory affairs, financial crime and compliance teams to make a compelling contribution to the sustainable growth and success of the business; and
  • Contributing to the continuing growth of the profile and visibility of the Regulatory & Contentious Legal team through building relationships internally and externally and demonstrating technical excellence, commerciality, energy, enthusiasm and the courage to lead

The Successful Applicant

  • A current Solicitors Practising Certificate for England and Wales or admission to the English Bar. As a guide, you are likely to have at least four years relevant post qualification experience.
  • Substantial experience of management and delivery of successful outcomes in relation to material litigation and contentious regulatory matters in retail banking;
  • A sound understanding of civil procedure rules, the law of evidence, jurisdiction and other issues relevant to dispute resolution;
  • Experience of representation and attendance at court, tribunals etc.;
  • A general appreciation of the banking reform agenda and trends and issues affecting banking, their drivers, challenges and market practices; and
  • A commercial, pragmatic and dynamic approach.

What's on Offer

Competitive basic salary + benefits + bonus

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