Clearing Lawyer

Recruiter
Location
England, London
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
15 Sep 2017
Closes
13 Oct 2017
Ref
25165
Contact
Sylvia Mueller
Sector/Practice Area
Banking/Finance, Derivatives
Vacancy Type
Lawyers, In-House
Contract/hours
Full time

My client, a global asset manager seeks a derivatives or clearing lawyer to join their team for a six month contract. The role will include:

  • reviewing, negotiating and drafting clearing agreements with service providers and clearinghouses
  • assessing the impact of regulation on clients and business
  • understanding the regulatory and markets drivers for clearing
  • assisting with client onboarding
  • helping to formulate internal policies and procedures

Candidate Profile:

  • Experienced private practice or in-house trained lawyer, with good experience handling OTC Clearing platforms, clearing negotiations, and advising on regulations such as EMIR, and Dodd-Frank
  • UK or foreign qualified candidates welcome