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Axiom is the global leader in high-caliber, on-demand legal talent. With over 2,400 employees spanning North America, the UK, Europe, and APAC, we enable corporate legal departments to drive efficiency and growth to adapt to a demanding new era.
Axiom empowers you to take control of how you work while contributing your expertise to the world's best companies.
Currently, we're hiring a Legal Consultant - Financial Markets to join us with:
Ideally 3+ years’ experience within the Derivatives / Structured Products / general Banking & Finance area
In-house legal experience is preferred (directly, or as a secondee) though not essential
Strong commercial understanding along with excellent interpersonal skills, with the view of adapting to new environments
The responsibilities for this role will include:
Working with and advising business clients directly; maintaining up to date regulatory standards while providing guidance and practical solutions in relation to the ever-changing financial regulatory environment (eg. in relation to MiFid II, LIBOR and the IM phases)
Assisting with the development of and advising on a full suite of (new and existing) investment products – including structured derivative transactions involving credit facility letters, securities and securitised products/funds
Advising on risk mitigation strategies and enforcement of securities
Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a range of standard and complex financial markets documentation for both sell-side and buy-side clients
Coordinating with internal and external stakeholders across the various functions such as legal, compliance, risk management and accounting firms
Axiom is a leader in diversity, inclusion, and social engagement. Diversity is core to our values and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, offering access to a variety of professional development programs and continuing legal education opportunities.
Since 2000, we’ve reached legal professionals globally and been committed to reimagining legal work. We seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that, “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”.
Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy, and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times.
We understand that many legal professionals have chosen to adopt the consultancy model, and we are happy to discuss this option with you. We offer both consultants and employees the opportunity to work with our enviable client roster.
Contact us in complete confidence to find out more about opportunities to work with Axiom as an employee or consultant.
Axiom Global Solutions Pte. Ltd. (Axiom SG) is a registered employment agency (License #12S5884). Axiom as a corporate entity, does not offer legal advice, and is not a registered foreign law firm.
Internal Number: 31840
Featured by the National Law Journal in their cover story "The Rise of the New Model Firm," Axiom is changing the way attorneys work and offering corporations a new way to work with them. Axiom offers attorneys sophisticated work and a more self-directed practice.
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