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Senior Foreign Exchange Attorney
Ref No.: 17-00339
Location: San Francisco, California
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 11/20/2017
 
Job Title: Senior Foreign Exchange Attorney (Capital Markets Counsel)
Location: San Francisco, CA
Duration: Permanent Position
Pay Range: $200,000/YR – Excellent Benefits and No Relocation – Local Candidates
Required Qualifications: • 10+ years of legal experience with a major law firm, securities regulatory agency or in-house law department including 5+ years of representing firms in capital markets and investment banking activities• Active State Bar membershipD esired Qualifications: • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills• Strong organizational, multi-tasking, and prioritizing skills• Strong analytical skills with high attention to detail and accuracy• Experience building partnerships and consulting effectively with leadership• Outstanding problem solving and decision making skills• Ability to execute in a fast paced, high demand, environment while balancing multiple priorities.
Additional Desired Qualifications: • 5+ years of significant experience in representing clients with respect to foreign exchange and derivatives transactions• Significant knowledge and experience with U.S. and foreign laws, rules and regulations relevant to foreign exchange and derivatives transactions, including banking laws (the Dodd-Frank Act, the Bank Holding Company Act, the Gramm Leach Bliley Financial Modernization Act, and Sections 23A and B of Client Act) securities, commodities and investment laws (including clearing, margining, disclosure, licensing requirements and conflicts of interests) bankruptcy laws (including netting laws) relevant tax laws ERISA laws relating to secured transactions and creditors' rights and laws related to corporate compliance and governance matters
Candidates must meet the minimum qualifications for the position. US Citizenship or Green Card Permanent Resident
Job Type: Full-time