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Prime Services Attorney

Credit Suisse
Raleigh, NC 27603
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  • Work closely with the Prime Services business to provide advice on legal and regulatory matters and initiatives
  • Lead negotiations with Credit Suisse's strategic clients on complex prime brokerage negotiations
  • Advise of legal risks as they relate to negotiation of Prime Services documentation, including on legal risks pertaining to specialized counterparties
  • Advise, support and drive key strategic initiatives and transactions, such as legal entity restructurings or migrations
  • Review and build template agreements and related fallback provisions to address regulatory change and commercial or risk concerns
  • Obtain and/or review legal opinions from external counsel on netting and collateral enforceability for capital purposes and obtain and manage external legal advice on regulatory issues relating to broker-dealer regulation, securities laws issues and other subjects
  • Collaborate with colleagues across Credit Suisse in the US, EMEA and APAC

You Offer

  • Juris Doctorate and member of the Bar of the State of New York or equivalent educational and legal qualifications
  • Minimum 2 - 5 years of experience as an attorney; banking / securities / financial services industry a plus!
  • Knowledge of general contract law and strong drafting skills; additional expertise in secured transactions, securities laws, broker-dealer regulation, and insolvency is a plus!
  • Ability to analyze, draft and negotiate legal terms related to specific area of expertise and related regulatory and compliance issues
  • Strong ability to work within a team and coordinate internally with various partners
  • Takes ownership of work product; displays excellent interpersonal skills and ability to prioritize effectively
  • Capable of assessing risks and clearly communicating said risks to appropriate decision-makers; demonstrates excellent judgment


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Posted: 2020-02-01 Expires: 2020-03-01

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Credit Suisse
Raleigh, NC 27603

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