Temp Legal Counsel - Hybrid

New York Temporary
  • Exciting opportunity to join international banking client
  • Role will focus on contracts, trading, regulatory and FS structured products

About Our Client


Job Description

The Contract Attorney will work with a small legal team and will be responsible for providing legal support to the client's broker dealer and swap dealer entities' equities and fixed income business lines with respect to regulatory and compliance issues, and other general legal matters, gather and extract information from MRAs, GMRAs, MSLAs, GMSLAs, ISDAs, CDEAs, MCAs, and other trading agreements. Respond to inquiries from business units and other departments (trading/marketing, credit, operations, collateral management, documentation) regarding legal, credit or operational issues arising in the trading documents and other trading related documentation or with respect to specific transaction terms, update Trading Documentation systems to reflect status of negotiations and to capture information from negotiated agreements, maintain & update documentation templates, manage information database and ensure relevant reports, policies and procedures are updated..

The Successful Applicant

  • JD
  • 5+ years of experience working in-house at a bank handling trading & structured products matters/agreements, and supporting different lines of business
  • NY Bar
  • Team player
  • Immediately available for hybrid start but local to NYC
  • Available for a year long duration

What's on Offer

  • 2-3 days in NYC office
  • Competitive hourly rate
Jennifer Pettigrew
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