New York, New York
This position will support the Futures Clearing & Collateral business in the Institutional Clients Group. The [Senior Attorney ICG – Futures, Clearing and Collateral] will be a direct report of the lead Attorney for the business in North America and, in that role, will support the day-to-day legal coverage of a leading futures commission merchant in North America.
Responsibilities, as delegated by the lead Attorney, will include: providing advice and guidance to the business and control groups within Citi on futures and cleared derivatives legal and regulatory matters; providing advice and direction to negotiators on the drafting and negotiation of clearing, execution, give-up agreements and other complex clearing services agreements; providing advice and guidance to the business and control groups within Citi on US FCM impacts of new or emerging extra-territorial rules or regulations adopted by foreign jurisdictions, such as the UK and EU; participating in the legal review of new or existing clearing relationships and inter-affiliate clearing arrangements, and participating in regulatory initiatives and special projects relating to the Futures Clearing & Collateral business units activities in North America
A successful candidate will be expected to have
Prior experience as an in-house attorney at the CFTC, NFA, a futures exchange, CCP or other self-regulatory organization is desired, but is not a requirement. + years practice experience at a major law firm or in-house legal department of a financial institution will also be considered. A successful candidate will be a highly-motivated self-starter who will thrive in a collaborative, fast-paced working environment]???
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