Bank of America


Source: Talent GB

Job Description:

Job Title: Attorney – Global Markets Equities Legal Team

LOB: Legal

Corporate Title: Assistant General Counsel and Vice President

Location: London

An opportunity has become available for an Attorney to join the Global Markets Equities Legal Team in the London office. The successful candidate will join an established and highly collaborative team of 31 led by Mark Skinner across both Paris and London.

This role will provide assistance across the various branches of the team as required following the evolution of changes triggered by Brexit and other regulatory implementation.

The Team:

  • The team works closely with the related lines of business, as their trusted advisors in furtherance of achieving its goals

  • Cumulatively the team has a vast amount of experience and is well placed to provide ongoing support and training, with senior members actively identifying development opportunities for more junior team members

  • More broadly, the Global Markets Legal team have an internal mentoring program, connecting senior leaders across the legal department with teammates across all regions. In addition, the Global Markets Legal team have an external mentoring program with its key magic circle law firms, helping to develop and support diverse lawyers and in furtherance of a creating a legal profession which represents the diversity of our communities.

  • Core Skills:

  • Qualified Attorney

  • Experience, or an awareness of the issues associated with the following topics:

    Cash Trading, Swaps and vanilla derivatives, and stock lending – providing legal support on aspects related to cash trading, swaps and vanilla derivatives, and equity repo and stocklending businesses

    Client Assets – advising on EMEA client asset matters and providing Legal support to the Client Assets Control Group (within GTO), principally in relation to UK and EU located entities

    Network Management – providing Legal support to non-client facing team which manages our agent bank and Financial Market Utilities network

    Regulatory reform and implementation – assisting as required with the analysis and subsequent implementation of forthcoming regulatory change as it affects the Equities business in EMEA

  • Bank of America

    Every day, across the globe, our employees bring a commitment to our purpose and to driving responsible growth by living our values: deliver together, act responsibly, realize the power of our people and trust the team. A key aspect of driving responsible growth is doing so in a sustainable manner, a critical pillar of which is being a great place to work for our teammates.

    In line with these values, in EMEA we have 9 Employee Networks, a wide range of Sports & Social clubs, and other development and networking opportunities so that you can enjoy a range of experiences and connect with colleagues across the bank. We also offer exclusive discounts to some of the most iconic cultural experiences for you to enjoy in your spare time outside of work. Learn more about our benefits here.

    Good conduct and sound judgment is crucial to our long term success. It’s important that all employees in the organisation understand the expected standards of conduct and how we manage conduct risk. Individual accountability and an ownership mind-set are the cornerstones of our Code of Conduct and are at the heart of managing risk well.

    We are an equal opportunities employer, and ensure that no applicant is subject to less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, gender identity, marital status, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, age, sexual orientation, socio-economic background, responsibilities for dependants, physical or mental disability. The Bank selects candidates for interview based on their skills, qualifications and experience.

    We strive to ensure that our recruitment processes are accessible for all candidates and encourage any candidates to tell us about any adjustment requirements. As part of our standard hiring process to manage risk, please note background screening checks will be conducted on all hires before commencing employment.

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    3 days ago

    London, England

    Bank of America

    Full time

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