EU Legal Counsel

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Legal Counsel EU

(Banking – structured products – derivatives – capital markets – Zurich)

My client, an international financial institution specialised in structured products and located in Zurich is currently looking for a Legal Counsel for Europe who ideally has experience in investment or corporate banking and advising on capital market questions.

Are you looking for a new exciting challenge in Zurich? Do you have a good knowledge of European financial markets and derivative financial products? Have you worked for a large Bank before?

Then this role is for you! Please read the following description carefully and apply today

Key responsibilities:

  • Advice on capital market related issues, focusing on the European market and implementing into Swiss law (regulatory-, securities- and civil law issues)
  • Assess, draft and structure commercial contracts, including distribution agreements, prospectuses and other financial documentation
  • Set-up of financial products and complex financial transactions
  • Advising on all legal matters
  • Advising and implementing upcoming European rules and regulations
  • Monitoring and implementing national and international legal and regulatory developments relevant for the company

Ideally you have the following profile:

Degree in law and bar exam

  • 4+ years’ post qualification experience in the financial industry
  • experience in Investment or Corporate Banking
  • Good knowledge of the European and Latin American financial market
  • Positive, pro-active and motivated personality
  • Fluent in English; Spanish and/or German would be a plus

If you are interested in this opportunity and you would like more information, please send your CV to or alternatively call on +41 44 578 53 22.

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