A leading international law firm which has a truly global presence.
An opportunity for a Professional Support Lawyer to join the Financial Services Regulatory team in London at a time when the regulation of the financial services industry is undergoing rapid and dramatic change.
The role involves working with fee-earners who focus predominantly on Markets regulation and the ESG agenda, supporting the know-how function and working with the other senior PSLs within and outside the practice.
The work will mainly be in relation to the Markets and ESG areas to include:
Producing, updating and collating core regulatory know-how
Current awareness alerting and impact assessment in relation to new regulatory and legal developments
Enhancing and developing new technology/mechanisms for capturing, sharing and communicating know-how
Proactively identifying the impact of regulatory developments on other practice areas, and delivering and developing know-how, training, and resources as necessary
Dealing with queries from fee-earners in the UK and overseas offices, and providing general know-how and advice
Supporting the training function, including organising training seminars
A lawyer with 4pqe+ you will have excellent technical skills, and a strong interest in the commercial and legal issues relating to financial services regulation, with a particular interest in Markets regulation and the ESG agenda.
Familiarity with the international, European and UK regulatory framework and processes is required paired ideally with an interest in know-how systems and applications.
Prior experience as a PSL or delivering know-how to lawyers is advantageous, but not essential.
Lipson Lloyd Jones Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.