Legal Counsel - Corp/Commecial

Location
London (City of), London (Greater)
Salary
Dependant on experience
Posted
18 Oct 2017
Closes
17 Nov 2017
Ref
DJC/165958
Contract Type
Contract, Full time

A midsize FX brokerage is seeking a talented lawyer on maternity cover contract. The role requires knowledge of either corporate M&A/Advisory or commercial contracts. This is a diverse sole counsel role which requires the successful lawyer to provide legal advice relating to the business throughout EMEA. Knowledge of regulatory, data protection and employment will benefit your application

As a qualified lawyer, you will ideally have at least 3 years’ PQE and have trained with a top-tier City law firm. Secondment experience within the financial services sector is beneficial, though not essential. The position requires excellent communication skills, coupled with a strong commercial mind set as the role is very business focused. This would suit a lawyer who is willing to go out side their comfort zone and take on as many new areas of law as possible. 

To apply, please get in touch at djc@barclaysimpson.com