Senior Legal Counsel

Location
Central London
Salary
Excellent overall package
Posted
10 Oct 2017
Closes
09 Nov 2017
Ref
JML/100516
Experience / PQE
PQE 10+, PQE 6 - 10 years
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Would you like to work in Central London?

Would you like to work for a leading international brand in the digital and fintech sector?

Senior Legal Counsel

Client

You will be joining a rapidly expanding global player in the industry.

You will be working in the organisation's London office, be part of its wider European expansion drive and have regular interaction with the US based HQ.

Role

You will undertake a broad and varied senior level in-house legal role.  You will get heavily involved in commercial relationships, product expansions into new jurisdictions and ensure compliance with financial services' laws and regulations.

You will advise on mainstream legal issues just as much as you will on commercial and risk-based factors.

You will report into the US based GC, deal closely with the London based executive team and take a leadership role in respect of EU based operations.

You

You will be able to demonstrate significant prior experience with respect to advising regulated financial businesses.  You will be comfortable making assessments of business risk.  You will have some kind of prior management experience.

You will be a UK qualified Solicitor, have trained and qualified at a leading UK, US or international law firm and have at least 6 years’ PQE.

To find out further details about this role, please email a copy of your current CV to jonathan@jmatthewslegal.co.uk.