- Leeds and West Yorkshire
- £45,000.00 - 70,000.00
- Private Practice
- Contract Type:
- Permanent role
- Reference Number:
Financial Regulatory PSL Lawyer
This top tier national really stands out for the quality of its financial regulatory work. They have an exceptional reputation for regulated lending and banking and have a strong and growing financial regulatory practice.
The team is a driving force behind the firm's payments practice, which is also considered to be one of the leading payments practices in the UK. They are also establishing themselves with a strong wholesale / financial markets regulatory practice, assisting clients to implement MIFID II, EMIR, Senior Persons Regime, as well as supporting transactional, banking and funds structuring work.
They have one of the largest financial regulatory teams in the UK, with over twenty five lawyers and compliance professionals across Leeds and London and they are now looking for someone who can support and assist the team in a professional support role. You will help the team and the clients to keep on top of legislative changes, assist in identifying new opportunities in the market as a result of changes in legislation or movement in the market, and manage knowledge both internally and externally.
Although this is not a fee earning role, you will have extensive client contact and undertake an important client facing, as well as internal facing role, getting involved in preparing and delivering training and seminars, engagement in business development & networking and thought leadership.
Whilst a background in financial regulation would be ideal for the role, lawyers with exposure to other areas of regulatory work, whether contentious or non-contentious, and an understanding of the framework of financial regulation or wholesale regulation would also be very much of interest. For this sort of role, you will also need an excellent academic record together with drive, discipline, attention to detail and a genuine interest in this practice area.
Candidates from around 2PQE up to quite senior can be considered for this role. The team is friendly and unstuffy and the financial rewards are what you would expect from the top tier.
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