20 days old

JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Chicago, IL 60602
  • Job Code
    200014884

Legal- VP, Assistant General Counsel- US Prime Brokerage and Equity Finance- CIB Legal

Job Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional, and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com.

 


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 currently hiring a Vice President, Assistant General Counsel for the US Prime Brokerage and Equity Finance legal team. This position is located in the Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) Legal Department in Chicago, reporting to a supervisor in New York.  The attorney will be part of legal team that negotiates trading documentation for equity prime brokerage, fixed income prime brokerage and stock/borrow loan desk, and advises on legal and regulatory issues relating to client service, new products, disputes and compliance issues. 



Qualifications
  • 5+ years’ experience with a major law firm (or equivalent in-house experience)
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience practicing law post-JD
  • 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.
  • Familiarity with law and regulation relating to UCC, SEC customer protection and regulatory capital, Reg SHO, SIPA, bank regulation, hedge funds, and bankruptcy laws
  • Experience negotiating trading agreements, especially prime brokerage agreements, control agreements, and/or stock loan agreements helpful but not required; experience with ISDA, master confirms, and repo master agreements also would be a plus.
  • Excellent drafting and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to develop and maintain internal and external client relationships

Req #: 200014884
Location: Chicago, IL US
Job Category: Legal
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: US Dollar (USD)


Keyword: consumer%20banking

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Posted: 2020-05-07 Expires: 2020-06-06

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