27 days old

JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Tampa, FL 33602
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Legal- VP, Assistant General Counsel- Home Lending Servicing

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.


Home Lending Legal Group:

The primary function of the Home Lending legal group is to provide both transactional and strategic legal support for Home Lending’s various departments including originations, servicing, and capital markets.


Job Responsibilities: 


The attorney hired will:

  • Be in the Home Lending Servicing legal group
  • Help maintain compliance with all applicable state and federal laws and regulations impacting the mortgage servicing business
  • Work cooperatively with the Compliance Department to keep up with all changes to the laws and advise the relevant lines of business of changes in a timely manner
  • Assist the relevant lines of business with drafting and implementing policies and procedures to assure compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and investor/insurer requirements
  • Advise senior management within the Legal Department and lines of business of servicing risks within the organization and help devise practical solutions for any issues raised

  • At least five years of experience practicing law post-J.D.
  • Five  years plus of experience in the legal department of a mortgage servicing area at a large bank, mortgage lending company, relevant regulatory entity or law firm
  • J.D. degree or equivalent and admitted to practice law  in the United States required
  • Attorney must be licensed to practice law and a member in good standing in in the state/jurisdiction in which the position is based or otherwise in compliance with the in-house counsel registration rules of that state/jurisdiction
  • Experience working closely with banking regulators and managing examinations
  • Extensive knowledge of federal and state laws impacting mortgage servicing such as TILA, ECOA, FCRA, RESPA, FDCPA, the HPA, the Fair Housing Act, UDAAP, and predatory lending laws
  • In depth understanding of FHA, VA, USDA, and GSE servicing rules
  • Extensive knowledge of laws impacting electronic lending including UETA and ESIGN
  • Ability to prioritize work, effectively manage a large number of issues at one time, and interact effectively with senior management
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • All candidates for roles in the Legal department must successfully complete a conflicts of interest clearance review prior to commencement of employment

Req #: 200023771_2
Location: Tampa, FL US
Job Category: Legal
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: US Dollar (USD)

Keyword: consumer%20banking


Posted: 2020-04-28 Expires: 2020-06-13

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