General Counsel – Governance

  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Guernsey



We have a great opportunity for a General Counsel to join the Governance team of a leading, offshore law firm.


The main focus of this role is to provide first-class legal advice to colleagues in regulated businesses with a diverse workload covering multiple locations: London, Jersey, Guernsey, Hong Kong and the Cayman Islands.


Some of the key tasks include:

  • Risk management: identify, analyse and propose commercially-minded mitigation for legal, reputational and operational risks
  • Contractual: maintain our existing global terms of business and develop a global approach to other contractual issues, aiming for efficiency and consistency
  • Regulatory: maintain our strong compliance culture, clarify regulatory requirements and lead on obtaining new registrations
  • AML/sanctions: with expert input where required, advise on the legal aspects of AML and sanctions questions
  • Data protection: with expert input where required, advise on data protection issues connected with Governance Services client mandates


More information about this role is available upon request – Contact the team today for further details.

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