Job title: Legal Counsel
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Private Banking & Wealth Management
Expertise: Lawyer Private Banking & Wealth Management
Skills: Qualified Lawyer CCDL List 4 List 1 Luxembourg Law Banking Law Capital Markets Legal Counsel In-house Lawyer
Salary type: Annual
Location: Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Job published: 2021-11-22
Job ID: 32654

Job Description


LEGAL COUNSEL - Private Bank - Luxembourg 

Our client - International Private Bank is looking to hire:

The Legal Counsel manages the Bank’s legal matters and ensures that effective legal advice, support and guidance is provided to the Bank in its day-to-day activities.

Your responsibilities:

  • Providing legal advice and guidance for resolving the Bank’s day-to-day legal issues, by giving advice to the Bank, its divisions and employees on matters of law and legal protection;
  • Establishing legal documentation requirements in line with applicable laws and regulations;
  • Drafting of documents and contracts with different partners and clients in accordance with both local and international laws and regulations;
  • Liaising with relevant departments in order to ensure that where legal risks have been identified, appropriate courses of action have been taken;
  • Handling of potential legal disputes/litigation;
  • Preparing protocols, claims and counter-claims to regulators and/or courts;
  • Assisting the Bank in judicial sittings and vindicate its rights and interests;
  • Continuously monitoring (new) legal requirements and obligations.

Your profile:

  • Advanced Law Degree (Masters)
  • At least 5 years of experience at a law firm or a company within the financial sector
  • Knowledge of European banking regulations
  • Fluency in English and French is mandatory, preferably additional languages
  • Excellent communication and writing skills

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