• About the Firm: The LCH Group is a leading multi-asset class and multi-national clearinghouse, serving major international exchanges and platforms as well as a range of OTC markets. It is majority owned by the London Stock Exchange Group; a diversified international exchange group that sits at the heart of the world’s financial community.
  • About the role: A role has arisen for a lawyer with demonstrable experience to join London Clearing House’s (LCH) in-house legal team in London on a permanent basis, reporting to the Head of Legal.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your expertise, sense of integrity and responsibility; your ability to work in partnership and in teams, to be innovative and solution-oriented, also your excellent written and verbal communication skills and resourceful, takes initiative with a commercial approach is highly desirable.
  • for new areas of business, which require the application of both legal advisory and commercial drafting skills in a commercial context; and to manage certain business as usual processes such as liaising with counsel to procure new or update existing jurisdictional legal opinions and draft amendments to LCH’s Rulebook.
  • And more: Additionally, you will be reviewing general contracts, ISDA and GMRA documentation and opinions in respect of new members; and provide general regulatory advice to the business on topics such as EMIR, MiFID II/MiFIR, CRD IV, settlement finality and recovery and resolution.