Inhouse

Consultant - Interim EMEA Legal Counsel

Consultant - Interim EMEA Legal Counsel

  • About the Firm: CME Group is the world's leading and most diverse derivatives marketplace.
  • About the role: This in-house role will report to the Managing Director and Associate General Counsel, International. You will be the provider of regulatory advice and support to the CME Core and NEX EMEA based businesses and activities (‘CME EMEA Businesses’) and coordinates with the US Regulatory team and the Head of Legal (APAC) to ensure a consistent approach to regulatory issues across all those regions.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your expertise as a qualified as a lawyer/legal adviser with 12 or more years’ PQE. Your substantial experience of UK and other key jurisdictions financial services regulation and the CME EMEA Businesses/markets is as desirable as is your being a senior legal advisor able to provide full support for relevant regulated businesses and activities.
  • Opportunities: Your many opportunities will include, but not be limited to Ensuring that CME EMEA Businesses and activities in EMEA comply with applicable regulation and understand and educate the wider group on the impact of applicable regulation on their activities and customers.
  • And more: You will understand legal and technical arrangements and new regulations involved throughout the relevant businesses and activities and work with MD Legal International and others to make decisions re the regulatory framework for the CME EMEA Businesses; and support initiatives to streamline, reconfigure or exit NEX legacy businesses or resolve historical regulatory issues.

CME Group

CME Group Inc. is a global markets company. It owns large derivatives, options and futures exchanges in Chicago and New York City using its CME Globex trading platforms.

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