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Bank of America Attorney-Fixed Income in Chicago, Illinois

Attorney-Fixed Income

Charlotte, North Carolina;Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

The position provides representation and support for the Global Futures and Listed Derivatives business, including:

  • Provide advice to the business in connection with the rules and regulations of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission, National Futures Association, and exchanges and clearing houses.

  • Provide legal advice to the business and other support partners, including the collateral segregation teams and other Futures attorneys globally.

  • Advise the documentation group in its negotiations of customer agreements.

  • Advise the the business on electronic trading agreements (ETAs) and related issues as well as negotiate ETAs with clients.

  • Provide counsel to Compliance and others in exchange-related investigations and disciplinary actions.

  • Coordinate with outside counsel on regulatory, enforcement, and general corporate matters.

REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCES:

  • Attorney must be licensed to practice in the appropriate jurisdiction(s).

  • Should have minimum 7 years experience in futures clearing or related financial services, preferably with prior experience counseling FCMs (either internally or as external counsel).

DESIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCES:

  • Candidate should be a self-starter and quick learner, and must be able to work independently and proactively.

  • Candidate should be someone who can handle multiple complex assignments and navigate a large institution.

  • Candidate must possess superior communication skills and must be able to work collaboratively with others in the Legal Department, the business, and across the company.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

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Full time

JR-21023189

Manages People: No

Travel: No

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