Legal Counsel, Regional Bank Jobs in Singapore

    Legal Counsel, Regional Bank

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    • Category Financial Services
    • Industry Wholesale Banking and Global Markets
    • Function Legal & Compliance
    • Consultant Cynthia Teo
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1546879
    • Job Ref No X
    • Salary S$100,000 - S$150,000

    Description

    Our client is an established regional investment bank with a focus in capital markets and private banking business. They are currently looking for an AVP, legal counsel to join their legal team and this is an excellent opportunity for private practice lawyers who is keen to transit into an in-house role with mentorship and guidance.

    Responsibilities

    As a legal counsel within the Bank, you will be supporting the business in all legal matters. You are responsible for drafting and reviewing all bank’s standard legal document including but not limited to forms and agreements, letter of offers etc.

    You will also be required to manage any litigations cases from clients and working with external counsels to ensure that the relevant risks are managed for the bank. You will be working closely with the business in relation to any new product launches and providing advice on the legal implications.

    In order to manage the bank’s legal risk, you are also required to be kept up to date on any new law regulations that may have an impact on the Bank’s operation and business.

    Requirements

    In order to succeed in this role, you should be a Singapore qualified lawyer and have at least 4-7 years PQE in a financial institution or banking & finance/banking litigation/capital markets practice with a law firm.

    To apply

    To apply, please submit your resume or if you have any questions, please reach out to Cynthia Teo at ct@kerryconsulting.com, quoting the job title.

    Reg: R1546879 Lic: 16S8060