Our team offers specialist advice on the full range of derivatives, structured products and capital markets products and transactions, including equity derivatives, credit derivatives, repos and securities lending transactions. We have extensive experience of advising issuers, dealers, corporates and other market participants across all major jurisdictions, sectors and in all areas of capital markets.
The derivatives, structured products and capital markets industries are undergoing a period of unprecedented regulatory change and our team is at the forefront of advising on these developments, including the Benchmark Regulation, clearing, EMIR, Dodd-Frank, MiFID II, PRIIPs KID and the Prospectus Directive.
Our team has been widely praised for its responsive approach, which combines with a distinctly practical and commercial attitude. We have a prestigious group of clients including a number of the biggest international banks and blue chip corporates, partnering with them wherever they need our support.
This is an extremely varied role working within one of the leading derivatives, structured products and debt capital markets legal teams in London. We are looking for an enthusiastic self-starter with an ability to prioritise and take the lead on projects once instructions have been given. There is potential for the role to develop as you gain experience and confidence.
The successful candidate will work closely with the Expertise Lawyers and Partners in the Global Markets team to provide a wide range of knowhow support. Responsibilities will include:
Essential skills and experience:
Technical training will be provided on basic legal principles and the transactional structures used across the group. You will also need:
Occasional travel to London may be required.