The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) is the world's largest organization serving the professional and business interests of attorneys who practice in the legal departments of corporations, associations, nonprofits and other private-sector organizations around the globe.
A premier financial services firm located in New York City seeks an Assistant General Counsel to join its collaborative and team-oriented environment. Compensation is competitive with an attractive benefit package.
Oversee potential and pending litigation, investigations, and matters relating to client complaints and general corporate claims
Oversee and manage budgets for external counsel; provide risk/exposure analysis with respect to claims and interface with insurance carriers
Monitor the external regulatory and enforcement environment to identify trends and risks, and advise on applicable laws, regulations, and guidance
Develop policies, procedures, guidance, training materials and other interpretations of laws and regulations to ensure compliance with banking and other applicable laws working closely with legal and compliance colleagues and partnering effectively with business and operational teams
Draft, negotiate and review various types of legal agreements and regulatory documents
Advise and counsel colleagues in other functional areas on risk management and other matters
5+ years working in a law firm or in-house in relevant areas; experience in private wealth management, banking, and trust business a plus
Prior litigation practice with significant client interaction; fiduciary litigation experience a plus
Experience managing external counsel and coordinating with insurance carriers
Member in good standing of appropriate state bar (New York desirable)
Internal Number: 27429351
About Frink-Hamlett Legal Solutions
The continued convergence of law, compliance and finance demands an innovative, multi-disciplinary approach to talent acquisition. Frink-Hamlett Legal Solutions delivers smartly designed sourcing strategies that meet these intersecting roads. Certified by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Counsel (WBENC) for over a decade and an approved vendor to global Fortune 500 powerhouses, Frink-Hamlett Legal Solutions is poised to deliver superior legal, compliance and finance candidates nationwide. Specializing in consulting/contingent sourcing and in-house placements, we also are uniquely positioned to provide inclusive candidate pools.
ACC is committed to compliance with all applicable equal employment laws. ACC In-house Jobline listings may not explicitly or implicitly discriminate on the basis of any prohibited factor.
Listings on the ACC In-house Jobline are for in-house attorney positions only. While we do not accept non-attorney corporate job listings, if you are hiring a corporate legal operations professional, contact LawDepartmentOps@ACC.com. By posting a job on the ACC In-house Jobline or using the service as a job seeker, you are agreeing to comply with our Terms and Conditions, including those relating to discrimination. The system administrator may delete postings, which do not comply. Employer postings removed by ACC are not subject to refund.
We are very interested in your thoughts as we continue to develop the ACC In-House Jobline to better serve your needs. If you have questions about ACC In-house Jobline, please call our helpdesk at: 1-888-491-8833 Ext. 1125 (Extension Required).