Litigation Director / Counsel

  • About the Firm: The American Express Company, also known as Amex, is an American multinational financial services corporation headquartered in Three World Financial Center in New York City. The company was founded in 1850 and is one of the 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
  • About the role: We are looking for an experienced litigation lawyer for the role of in-house Counsel.
  • Looking for: We are looking to secure your expertise and essential experience of the English legal system and civil litigation process essential, complemented by your experience of drafting pleadings, witness statements, and instructing barristers and experience of managing / conducting substantial litigation (as a team leader or member) advantageous.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include, but not be limited to, advising on disputes/potential dispute; and managing the conduct of legal proceedings, to include managing litigation in-house, as well as the selection and instruction of local external counsel and the ongoing management of related legal costs.
  • And more: This role provides fantastic scope for development within an in-house legal team and excellent exposure to global markets.

American Express Services Europe Limited