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Financial Services Regulatory - Senior Lawyer - Singapore

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Asia & Australia, Legal
  • Contact: Tamara Salem
  • Expiry Date: 09 December 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -112023-482397

We are working closely with a global firm looking for an experienced Senior Associate with strong Financial Services Regulatory experience to join their Singapore office.

Our client is well-regarded with a strong global network of offices. Our client is looking for a key hire in their Singapore office to help establish a Regulatory practice on the ground. This is an exciting piece of growth for our client, as they are looking to establish a specialist Regulatory practice on the ground in Singapore, due to a lot of work in this area, both from Singapore and their international network.

There will be support from Partners on the ground, as well from the international Regulatory practices.

Singapore has been identified as a fast growing area for Regulatory work and fast developments in the Crypto and Fintech space. As such, they are particularly keen to see those with some experience in Fintech or Crypto, or a strong interest in the area.

This practice will help clients with development of new products and services and asset them with significant regulatory, transactional and/or operational change projects.

Our client works closely with a broad range of clients in the Crypto space, including some of the biggest institutions in the industry as well as numerous start-ups.

This role has a rich variety of work mainly in the non-contentious regulatory space, working with clients in a number of sectors including asset management, funds, insurance, banking, alternative finance, crypto and consumer credit.

There is genuine scope for growth in this role and our client is invested in growing this specialist practice. This opportunity would suit someone who enjoys a high level of client contact and responsibility.

The successful candidate will have:

  • Admission as a Lawyer
  • 6+ years of post-qualified experience
  • Strong Regulatory experience working with financial institutions
  • A strong interest in the Crypto and Fintech space