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Legal counsel fluent French

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Up to £90,000 depending on experience
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: rg/169989
  • Sector: Banking
Job Description

The French financial markets business of a global bank is seeking a French speaking and French qualified lawyer for a key role within the team. This area covers the corporate banking and the banking business units across the full range of markets products with a focus on French law and French clients. 

The role will be very varied and some of the responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the transactional execution team and advising on legal and regulatory matters in relation to this
  • Drafting and reviewing  transactional and pre-transactional documentation in relation to all investment and corporate banking products
  • Providing general legal advice on French Corporate, Civil and banking law and advising on regulatory changes and the impact on the French business and clients.

As a French qualified lawyer with at least 1 year PQE you will be a fluent French and English speaker with strong experience in either derivatives/market transactions, corporate banking or French capital markets. This will involve a lot of senior stakeholder exposure across the business so good communication skills are essential. 

For more information please contact Rebecca Garland via

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