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Legal Counsel - Retail Banking - Leading Bank

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

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Financial Services
  • Contact: Patrick Waugh
  • Expiry Date: 03 March 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -012023-476862

Hydrogen are working on an exciting opportunity with a leading bank who are looking to hire a Legal Counsel to join their highly regarded legal team in their Retail banking business.

The successful candidate will be working closely with the business and will be considered a valued advisor to stakeholders across the bank and externally. They will also have a strong knowledge of retail banking and it's associated legislation and regulation.

Skills required

  • Admitted to practice as a solicitor in England & Wales with ideally 1 - 5 years PQE gained in-house or within private practice*.
  • Experience in advising on Financial services regulation and strong understanding of retail banking and associated legislation and regulation.
  • Industry level knowledge of the legal and regulatory environment and issues within retail banking.
  • The ability to recognise issues of strategic, legal or reputational importance and evaluate and direct how they should be addressed and resolved.

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.