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Legal Counsel - International Bank - Asset Management arm

  • Location: London
  • £ Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Patrick Waugh
  • Expiry Date: 10 June 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -112022-475210

Hydrogen are working on an exciting opportunity with a leading international bank who are looking to hire a regulatory lawyer to join their highly regarded Asset Management team as a Legal Counsel. The successful candidate will provide advisory and regulatory advice across the wider Asset Management business.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal advice in relation to product development, regulatory matters and wider strategic matters.
  • Work closely with internal stakeholders, including product, operations, and risk teams, to provide legal input on new product development and roll-out.
  • Keep up-to-date with relevant laws and regulations affecting the asset management space and provide guidance to the business accordingly.


  • Admitted to practice as a solicitor in England & Wales with ideally NQ - 3 years PQE gained in-house or within private practice.
  • Experience advising on financial regulation ideally in the asset management space, however, wider financial regulation experience will be considered.
  • Strong knowledge of relevant legislation and regulations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work collaboratively with internal stakeholders and external counsel.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and mitigate legal risks.
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple projects simultaneously.

If you would like to find out more on a confidential basis, please express your interest via this page or email Please rest assured that all enquiries will be received in the strictest confidence and no personal details will be shared with any other party without your express consent.

*PQE stated is purely a guide and for those who can demonstrate required skills for the role and fall outside of this PQE range are encouraged to apply..