Derivatives Lawyer NQ+

  • Job Reference: 69105
  • Date Posted: 29 July 2019
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: £Silver Circle
  • Sector: Banking, Derivatives, Financial Services, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Marian Lloyd-Jones
  • Email:
  • Telephone: 020 7600 1690

Job Description


A premier international law firm with a market leading Derivatives practice.


For an outstanding associate NQ to 1.5pqe to join its exciting and expanding buy-side Derivatives team.

You will have exposure to a wide variety of work which will include negotiation, advisory and transactional elements, including:

Analysing and negotiating the full spectrum of derivative and trading documentation for hedge fund and other asset management clients.

Monitoring and providing strategic advice to buy-side clients on all regulatory developments impacting the derivatives market, including EMIR, SFTR, MiFID2, BMR and BRRD.

Collaborating with fund lawyers on fund prospectuses, investment management agreements and other fund documentation.

Assisting the Banking and Project Finance departments by drafting or reviewing derivative hedging instruments for financing transactions.


The successful candidate will have excellent academics and must have undertaken a Finance seat at a leading City firm.

You'll have a demonstrable interest in pursuing a career in a derivatives practice and a driven and proactive approach to work.

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.