Legal Counsel, Fiduciary - Jersey

  • Job Reference: 42586
  • Date Posted: 11 May 2022
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  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Banking & Financial Services, Consulting & Corporate Strategy, Legal, Compliance/Risk/Internal Audit
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Are you a qualified lawyer looking to gain exposure to a wide range of work over various jurisdictions, then this could be the role for you!
A global leading provider of Fiduciary products and services are seeking a Legal counsellor to join their expanding team. Reporting to the Senior Legal Counsel, your key responsibilities will cover legal issues regarding alternative investment funds, financial services regulation and commercial contracts.
You will prepare and negotiate the businesses' terms of business with external parties, providing legal input into all aspects of affairs throughout the organisation with regards to financial services regulation, oversee the work of the Junior Legal Counsel, collaborate with colleagues to provide legal support on more complex affairs such as Compliance and Risk, representing the Group in commercial contract negotiations with third parties.
The successful candidate will hold a Bachelor's degree in Law and be admitted as a Solicitor with 5 - 7 years PQE. Masters of Laws (LLM) is desirable. Suitable experience in financial services regulation and alternative investment funds. Legal experience in a top-tier law firm with international clients is desirable. Negotiation and drafting skills with the ability to work on your own initiative as well as part of a team. Ability to articulate clear business advice with a commercial focus.
For more information please contact Emma Muirhead on 01534 753014 or email your CV and further information to

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