Financial Services Regulatory Associate Attorney Job in Chicago, IL - 211520 | BCGSearch.com

Financial Services Regulatory Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Illinois - Chicago

Job ID EQFS211520

Skills Finance - General

2021-06-30 12:35:24

Chicago office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks financial services regulatory associate attorney with 2-5 years of experience engaging with the U.S. federal regulators, particularly the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, but also the Securities and Exchange Commission or prudential banking regulators, on compliance, rulemakings, enforcement, and general strategic policy. The candidate will focus their practice on representing financial services clients - including banks, broker-dealers, trading venues, financial market infrastructure, and cryptocurrency and block-chain companies, as well as industry associations - in compliance counseling as well as policy advocacy roles before a range of government officials. Have assistance with self-regulatory organization filings, swap dealer and other regulated-entity compliance initiatives, trading venue, asset custodian, and financial instrument issues, drafting comment letters, defending against enforcement matters, and pursuing other regulatory relief, and engaging with policymakers on various objectives. Be prepared to assume significant responsibly in the management of their matters, and to take on a front-facing role with clients and regulators. Must have working knowledge of the Commodity Exchange Act and relevant securities or banking statutes and regulation, and an interest in the emerging financial technology space.

The candidate should have excellent academic credentials, strong writing and analytical skills, and an acute attention to detail.

A general practice firm that has specialist lawyers in many areas of law, this firm's attorneys have unrivaled experience in law and government as several of them have served in various capacities across multiple agencies and administrations. The firm vigorously advocates for clients' interests through the utilization of its unparalleled expertise in the areas of energy, transactional law, and patent & technology litigation, while protecting clients' data through its extensive use of privacy and cybersecurity measures. Home to over 500 lawyers, the firm places a high value on its human resources, and this is evident in the high career advancement levels achieved by its attorneys. The firm also promotes family values and social inclusivity among its staff.

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