Job Details

Associate General Counsel- Banking And Transactional

Company name

First Electronic Bank

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Oct 14, 2020

Valid Through

Jan 27, 2021

Posted on

Aug 06, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required

Location

Salt Lake City, UT, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Finance >> Finance - Banking
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Associate General Counsel- Banking and Transactional
The candidate will be responsible for transactional and banking regulatory matters at the Bank. Will also require that effective advice on Bank legal strategies and implementation be provided across departments, to senior management, and as needed, to the board of directors. Assume responsibility for ensuring that the Bank conducts its business in compliance with applicable federal and State of Utah banking laws and regulations. Participate in the definition and development of corporate policies, procedures, and programs and provide continuing counsel and guidance on legal matters and on legal implications of all matters. Develop strategic partnerships and joint ventures to offer new financial products to the public. Negotiate, draft, and review the Bank’s third-party contracts. Identify and resolve legal and business issues related to new and existing partners, products, and services. Have a thorough knowledge of all aspects of the Bank’s business, partners, and transactional documents pertaining to the Bank’s activities. Assist in cross-functional due diligence of potential partners. Perform legal research, prepare and render legal opinions. Present reports and recommendations regarding legal matters. Selection, retention, management, and evaluation of all outside counsel. Other areas as interest, availability, and ability permit.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have J.D. from an accredited law school. Must have 8 years of experience. Should possess a strong understanding of state and federal regulations related to banking. Must have experience working with federal and state regulators (such as the FDIC and Utah Department of Financial Institutions). Should have demonstrated ability to manage sophisticated transactional matters (M&A, financings, etc.). Strong ability to analyze and interpret legal materials are required.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
First Electronic Bank
2150 S 1300 E Suite 400
Salt Lake City, UT 84106