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Legal Counsel - Fintech

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Job Summary

  • London
  • Permanent
  • BBBH769344
  • Nov 02, 2020
  • £100k - £120k
Job Description

An outstanding role has become available for a solicitor with at least 6 years' PQE to join one of the leading Fintech companies in the world, advising on a range of corporate and commercial matters

REMOTE WORKING DURING PANDEMIC

One of the world's most famous Fintechs, which has businesses in money transfer and payments, is seeking to hire a lawyer to join their European legal team, based in London.

You will be joining a growing legal team who have recently hired a new GC and who is now looking to reshape the legal function. The role will take responsibility for legal matters across Northern Europe, in particular Ireland, the UK, and the Nordics. The role will be extremely varied and advise on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters including a variety of commercial agreements, JVs and M&A and will provide advisory legal advice to the wider business. Due to the organisation being regulated by the FCA, there will be some exposure to AML and regulatory matters.

Candidate Requirements

  • You will have at least 5 years' PQE and have trained in a City or well known UK law firm
  • You may have in house experience, but this is not a pre-requisite. In fact candidates applying direct from practice practice are encouraged
  • Experience in broader corporate law would be beneficial (M&A, JVs, Company Law)
  • Engaging, bright and commercial

This is an outstanding position to join a household name within the Fintech market. If you would like to discuss this role in confidence, please contact James Franklin at Morgan McKinley.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

BY APPLYING FOR THIS ROLE YOU ARE AGREEING TO OUR TERMS OF SERVICE WHICH TOGETHER WITH OUR PRIVACY STATEMENT GOVERN YOUR USE OF MORGAN MCKINLEY SERVICES.

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Consultant Details

Consultant Details

James Franklin
James Franklin
  • Head of Legal, UK
  • +44 (0)20 7092 0133
  • jfranklin@morganmckinley.com