Senior Litigation Attorney

UBS  New York, NY

Posted: January 9, 2017 | Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Are you interested in working as part of a global team that handles cutting edge litigation and regulatory matters for an international bank? If you are, then we are looking for a motivated lawyer like you to:

- manage or supervise outside counsel in litigation matters and regulatory and enforcement proceedings

- conduct internal investigations from beginning to end

- give clear and concise advice to our partners in legal, compliance and the business

- advise our senior management on litigation and regulatory matters

Your team

You will be joining a team of experienced lawyers and paralegals, responsible for all litigation and arbitration matters in the Americas, covering the Investment Bank, Asset Management and Wealth Management Americas (excluding employment-related matters). We also handle internal investigations and significant enforcement matters working with our litigation colleagues around the world.

Your experience and skills

You have:

  • a minimum of 8 years litigation experience, with a strong emphasis on securities litigation and regulatory and enforcement proceedings, at a nationally known law firm or in-house in the financial services industry
  • superior analytical ability and excellent oral and written communication skills
  • experience working on cross-border matters
  • experience working with senior leadership on sensitive matters
  • great team spirit and a willingness to collaborate on projects with eDiscovery, business management and other legal teams and functions across the bank
  • You are:

  • independent, proactive, flexible and energetic
  • able to keep your cool, and more importantly, a sense of humor, in pressure-filled situations
  • excited to tackle new challenges
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