Assistant General Counsel

Nasdaq Omx Group, Inc. Philadelphia , PA 19107

Posted 11 months ago

Provides a full range of legal advice and services. Responsibilities are within the Legal Function as a generalist or in a combination of Disciplines.

  • Provides guidance to internal company clients with respect to applicable legal requirements and company policies that are overseen by the legal group.

  • Represents (without close supervision from senior lawyers) the company's positions in regulatory and commercial matters.

  • Has the expertise to provide internal clients (without close supervision) legal advice in assigned areas.

  • Evaluates, responds to and independently handles certain investigations and litigation matters.

  • Drafts and reviews contracts.

  • Drafts proposed board resolutions.

  • Evaluates cross-border legal matters.

  • Education Required: Law Degree (e.g., in the U.S., the Juris Doctor degree). Depending on location, may be required to qualify for a license to practice law (in the U.S., must be admitted to the bar).

  • Experience Required: At least 5 years preferably involving the financial services industry and/or regulatory and competition policy.

  • Special Qualifications:
    Familiarity with the financial services sector. Good understanding of the products and services supported.

Nasdaq is an equal opportunity employer. We positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of age, color, disability, national origin, ancestry, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by applicable law.

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Assistant General Counsel

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