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Legal- Assistant General Counsel- CIB- US Macro Markets & Sales, Vice President

Req #: 180000633
Location: New York, NY, US
Job Category: Legal
Job Description:

Firm Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at
Legal Department Description
The Legal Department of JPMorgan Chase & Co is responsible for the provision of legal services to the Corporation and is organized by practice groups that generally align with the Corporation’s lines of business and corporate staff areas.  This structure encourages legal teams and businesses and staff areas to discuss legal, regulatory and business developments effectively and in a timely manner.

If you're interested in working in an environment where leadership, excellence, integrity and diversity are among our core principles, explore the opportunities at JPMorgan Chase. 
We are currently hiring a Vice President, Assistant General Counsel for US Macro Markets & Sales. This position is located in the Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) Legal Department in New York.   Responsibilities will include drafting, negotiating and advising on the full range of documentation relating to derivatives (including ISDA Master Agreements, futures documentation, clearing documentation and collateral documentation) and will advise the front office on structuring foreign exchange and derivatives transactions and on regulatory requirements relating to derivatives.  You will join a successful, well established team of professionals, and will be provided  with extensive training upon joining followed by continued on the job support when needed.
The required qualifications are:
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience practicing post-JD
  • Prior experience with derivatives preferred. 
  • Attorney's legal licensing must be in compliance with the regulations of the local jurisdiction where the attorney will work.
  • Law school degree (JD) required; admission to NY bar
  • Excellent writing skills, strong attention to detail
  • Polished verbal and written communication skills; strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to manage projects and work independently
  • Team player, confident and proactive
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