AVP, Senior Counsel - CIB, Securities Services
Chicago, IL 
Posted 1 month ago
Position No Longer Available
Position No Longer Available
Job Description
The Legal Department of JPMorgan Chase & Co provides legal services and advice to the Firm globally. Legal is responsible for, among other things: managing actual and potential litigation and enforcement matters, including internal reviews and investigations related to such matters advising on products and services, including contract negotiation and documentation advising on offering and marketing documents and new business initiatives managing dispute resolution interpreting existing laws, rules and regulations, and advising on changes thereto advising on advocacy in connection with contemplated and proposed laws, rules and regulations, and providing legal advice to the Board of Directors, the business and functions. Legal selects, engages and manages outside counsel for the Firm on all matters in which outside counsel is engaged.We are seeking a highly motivated, results-oriented attorney with at least 3 years of experience in transactional legal matters in the financial services sector. The attorney will provide legal support to the Securities Services business in the firm's Corporate & Investment Bank. Securities Services, with over $4 billion in annual revenue and more than $30 trillion in assets under custody, is a global leader providing investor solutions that help clients protect their portfolios, optimize their efficiency and maximize opportunities in diverse global markets. Securities Services supports institutional clients, including asset managers, banks and broker dealers, insurance companies and public and private investment funds, across a global custody network spanning 100 markets, with custody and asset servicing, fund accounting and administration, alternative investment services, integrated analytics, agency lending, collateral management and depositary receipt solutions.The attorney will be responsible for supporting the Securities Services business and providing advice regarding business and risk management initiatives, including negotiating and drafting transaction agreements, assisting with new product development, advising on complex business transactions, implementing regulatory requirements and ensuring day-to-day support of Securities Services business and functional partners. The position entails extensive, independent contact with, and support of, business personnel within Securities Services and significant opportunity for career development. The attorney will join a successful, well established team of lawyers, and will be provided training upon joining and continued on the job support.QUALIFICATIONSThe successful candidate will have the following personal attributes:Ability to understand the business needs and partner with the business and controls partners to create solutions; Strong organizational and project management skills; Excellent verbal and written communication skills; Pragmatic with excellent business sense; Strong understanding of the interplay between legal and business risk; Ability to interact effectively with clients; Strong negotiation skills; Strong drafting skills; Ability to think outside the box and focus on key points; and Ability to work independently, manage complex projects and multitask successfully in fast-paced and complex business environment. Background in providing legal services to operationally intensive businesses is preferred. At least 3 years of experience with a major law firm (or equivalent in-house experience). JD or educational equivalent required. Attorney candidates must be in compliance with all relevant licensing requirements including the requirements of the jurisdiction where the role will be located prior to commencement of employment. All candidates for roles in the Legal department must successfully complete a conflicts of interest clearance review prior to commencement of employment.This position is located in Chicago.JPMorgan Chase & Co., one of the oldest financial institutions, offers innovative financial solutions to millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under the J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Our history spans over 200 years and today we are a leader in investment banking, consumer and small business banking, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.We recognize that our people are our strength and the diverse talents they bring to our global workforce are directly linked to our success. We are an equal opportunity employer and place a high value on diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute, including race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, marital or veteran status, pregnancy or disability, or any other basis protected under applicable law. In accordance with applicable law, we make reasonable accommodations for applicants' and employees' religious practices and beliefs, as well as any mental health or physical disability needs.Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veterans


Position No Longer Available
Job Summary
JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A.
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
3+ years
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