Financial Services/Derivatives Lawyer NQ+

  • Job Reference: 67602LB
  • Date Posted: 3 December 2018
  • Recruiter: Lipson Lloyd-Jones
  • Location: City of London, London
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Derivatives, Financial Services, Financial Services Lit, Private Practice
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description


A leading international City law firm seeks to recruit a solicitor NQ-2PQE to handle a financial services/derivatives workload.


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

Analysing and negotiating derivative and trading documentation for hedge fund and asset management clients. Provision of advice to buy-side clients on all regulatory developments impacting the derivatives market.

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

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


The successful candidate will have completed a Finance seat at a leading City firm and have a demonstrable interest in pursuing a career in a derivatives practice.

As a team member you will be given an opportunity to build and develop networks with a variety of individuals at different levels of seniority

Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. Please note our advertisements use PQE levels purely as a guide to the minimum level of experience required. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfill this kind of work.