Derivatives/Structured Products Lawyer - In-House

Recruiter
Location
London (City of), London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
27 Nov 2017
Closes
27 Dec 2017
Ref
AL1OTC
Contract Type
Full time, Permanent

Why Axiom?

If you’re entrepreneurial, business-minded and always craving the next challenge, we would love to have you join us on our mission to shape the future of law.

Our lawyers benefit from a self-directed practice, flexibility, top tier peers and access to the world's largest and most innovative clients - all with a full suite of benefits including holidays, healthcare and professional development resources.

Currently, we're on the hunt for exceptional Derivatives and Structured Products lawyers to join our ranks with:

  • Exposure to Clearing rules/CCP and any asset classes: Equity, Fixed Income, Credit, etc.
  • An innovative approach to in-house legal issues in supporting  strategic business initiatives and objectives and a high level of professionalism and outstanding business judgment
  • Excellent academic and law firm credentials, in-house experience would be preferred
  • 2+ years of experience in Derivatives and/or Structured Products

The responsibilities for this role will include:

  • Providing practical in-house legal advice and support on structuring, drafting and implementation of derivatives, warrants and structured products
  • Advising on risk mitigation strategies and maintaining up to date regulatory standards
  • Engaging in the drafting and negotiating of transactions, and assisting the development of new products and markets
  • Working with and advising business clients directly, providing guidance and practical solutions in relation to FS regulatory change

Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.

With over 2,000 (and growing) Axiomites based around the world, we seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that:  “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”. 

Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times.

For more information, please visit www.axiomlaw.com and follow us on Twitter @Axiom_LawUK.