Deputy General Counsel (Generalist) - ELITE US FIRM

Location Greater London
Discipline: Risk & Compliance
Job type: Permanent
Job ref: 33077
Published: 3 months ago
Expiry date: 19 Mar 2025 23:59

Pembury Legal is delighted to be working with an elite US firm in their search for a Deputy General Counsel in their London office.


The successful candidate will leading and manage the London based team members of the Office of General Counsel and working closely with the firm’s General Counsel, other team members and members of other firm departments.


Duties will include dealing with all SRA regulatory matters of the London office, including SRA questionnaires, regulatory meetings and audits, reporting obligations and the renewal of practising certificates; and dealing with similar regulatory matters in the firm’s offices outside the U.S.


It will also involve Advising on the SRA Codes of Conduct, including the conflicts and confidentiality and risk policies and procedures.

Applicants should have at least 10 years of law firm compliance experience as a head of risk or general counsel/deputy general counsel with a strong background in the areas mentioned above.


The firm offers a very attractive remuneration package at one of the most prestigious law firms in the world.