Associate, Financial Services

Norton Rose Fulbright
South East England
24 May 2019
18 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Team

The team helps clients to structure their business in the most efficient way, minimising regulatory burdens and complying with relevant regulations. They can assist in setting up new businesses and product lines and draft and negotiate client, brokerage, investment management and custody agreements as well as compliance documentation. We also advise on perimeter issues, the rules governing the promotion and sale of financial products, and negotiate and document the regulatory aspects of corporate transactions.

The Role

An opportunity has arisen for an associate to join our Financial Services team in London. You will be working for part of the non-contentious financial services group which covers a broad range of financial services regulatory issues.

Ideally the candidate would have some experience of markets regulatory issues. The role requires a combination of ability to handle complex transactions, to conduct detailed analysis and to give written and oral advice.

Skills and Experience Required

The candidate is required to have a good knowledge of the Financial Services and Markets Act regime,

European financial services law and current developments, documentation in the market, including customer terms of business and senior managers regime. Knowledge of MiFID2, EMIR, PRIIPS, benchmark negotiation would be an advantage.

Candidates should also:

Develop and apply technical knowledge and professional skills
Focus on efficiency
Develop our business/clients (maintain client relationships and deliver excellent service)
Work effectively with and through people

At Norton Rose Fulbright we welcome receiving direct candidate applications via our careers page.

If you would like to ask any specific questions beforehand, please contact Heather Steele at