Senior Legal Counsel - Renowned Private Bank

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Sector :
Bank, Legal
Job Role :
Private Equity / Real Estate / Asset Management, Wealth Management
Salary :
€90,000 to €115,000 Per Annum
Benefits :
Car, Banking Convention plus benefits
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Contract Type :

Our client is an international Private Bank in Luxembourg. In this role, you will work as part of a team to service all your clients' needs across client agreements, corporate structures and investment vehicles

Job Description:

Under the supervision of the Sr Legal Counsel, you will be responsible for legal matters related to regulated Funds and underlying SPVs, as well as unregulated structures.

Advise on all matters relating to the Private Banking part of the business

Provide day to day transactional support to business in the negotiation of transaction documents including investment advisory agreements, accounts’ opening documentation etc.

Provide pre-and post-signing support to client relationship managers, business management and operations teams

Provide subject matter and legal expertise to the Luxembourg General Counsel in the formulation of standards and guidance, policies, procedures and controls for the management of legal risks etc.

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

Work alongside and build strong relationships with colleagues in Legal (locally and on a global basis) 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

Work with the Private Bank global legal team on local and global legal issues that affect the private bank business.

Coordinate legal projects, remediation exercises etc.Be a trusted senior adviser to the senior business management teams at both a regional and global level.


Your profile:

University degree;Ideally 5 years of experience as a Lawyer within Private Banking in Luxembourg;

Strong knowledge of fund regulations in Luxembourg

Strong knowledge of regulations such as MIFID and EMIR;

Strong customer-service orientation;

Fluent English and French

For a confidential discussion about the role and the company please contact Aidan O'Sullivan on 00352 27 85 30 29

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