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The successful candidate will provide legal support and legal risk management to French Banking business units across the full range of products with a primary focus on French law and French clients' transactions and documentation (in particular in DCM, ECM and M&A).
Drafting, amending and/or reviewing and commenting on transactional and pre-transactional documentation in relation to all the products of the investment bank;
Supporting the execution teams by keeping abreast of current trends in the market, market practice and relevant regulation and suggesting updates to policies, precedents and procedures as appropriate;
Using understanding of the overall transaction and general issues relevant to the bank to create appropriate protections in the transaction documentation/structure.
Assisting the execution and transaction management teams with process including managing reviews of amendment requests, opinions, engagement, reliance and confidentiality letters.
Assisting with the production of standard forms and templates.
Writing practice notes, assisting with policy and guideline formulation and related training on topical issues.
Advising on regulatory changes and impact on the French business and French clients.
Providing general advice on matters of French Corporate, Civil and Banking law;
Providing general assistance to the French branch.
Interaction with the Front Office.
You possess a solid working experience as a Legal Advisor within either a French based leading bank or a French firm active in the capital markets, banking or M&A fields.
You are a French-qualified lawyer or a French legal counsel.
A postgraduate diploma will be an advantage.
You have an excellent command of English and French with strong written and verbal communication skills and will be able to communicate effectively across all levels.
You are pro-active, organised and conscientious, the right candidate will have a sound judgement and possess excellent problem-solving skills.
You are a self-starter, able to deliver quality results with a challenging, positive, influential style, the successful candidate will have the capacity to work under stress and tight deadlines, with an excellent interpersonal and communication skills, a sound commercial approach with the capacity to implement business solutions which balance local needs with Group requirements.