Our client, a leading international private bank is looking for Senior Legal Counsel to join their Legal department and work with the business and other departments to mitigate legal risks and help facilitate the business. The individual would be an active contributor to the working legal practice groups for Private Bank where relevant and participate to relevant industry associations.
Recognize the legal risks in the business and assure that it meets applicable laws and regulations.
Counsel more specifically the private bank business in Luxembourg.
Equip day to day transactional support to business in the negotiation of transaction documents including investment advisory agreements, care agreements, lending agreements, accounts' opening documentation, fiduciary agreements and any related ancillary documentation for all client sectors including individuals MFOs and corporate structures/investment vehicles.
Be an active and contributing member of all applicable business governance meetings including the product and operations committee, the risk management committee, regulatory change project meetings and any other ad hoc or relevant committees.
Provide subject matter and legal expertise to the Luxembourg General Counsel in the formulation of standards and guidance, procedures, policies, and controls for the management of legal risks where relevant for the Private Bank activities, working on global projects as required.
Work alongside and build strong relationships with colleagues in Legal and other functions or businesses.
Work closely with the Private Bank product and strategy teams on new product launches, changes to templates and understanding market developments.
The preferred candidate will possess a background in European and Civil law with an international bank in the private bank area experience. Knowledge of Luxembourg legal framework would be a strong advantage. Understanding of funds and securities regulatory framework would be appreciated. Fluency in French and English is essential (German language would be an asset).
If you are interested in this opportunity, please email your C.V. to email@example.com or on +44 20 7430 1831 for a confidential discussion.
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