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Senior lawyer derivatives and structured products

  • Location: London
  • Salary: Up to £120,000 depending on experience
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: 170507/rg
  • Sector: Banking
Job Description

A senior lawyer with strong derivatives or structured products experience is required for a key role within the international legal team of a global bank. This role will work across all areas of the bank and will have exposure to the business as well as the legal and back office teams. you will be primarily responsible for for Legal Structuring across the bank however the role will have a much more varied scope.

Additional responsibilities will include:


  •  Management and negotiation of all contractual documentation both transactional and non-transactional
  •  Provide structuring, legal and execution advice in relation to transactions and new business
  • Provide transaction management support for securities issues and financing transactions 
  • Manage all contentious matters
  • Provide all transaction management and project management for all structured transactions including cash & synthetic, funded & unfunded structured transactions covering all asset classes, derivatives, repos and securities. 

As a qualified lawyer with at least 4 years PQE you will have significant derivatives or structured products experience, ideally both!  You will also have structured finance experience with exposure to structuring and execution of asset backed transactions. Training from a top city law firm is essential and as this role will have a lot of exposure to the business and senior stakeholders, strong communication skills are essential. This role will come with a generous salary package and an excellent name on the CV. 

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