Job Details


Company name

City National Bank

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Jan 24,2020

Valid Through

May 08,2020

Posted on

Sep 27,2019

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Los Angeles, CA, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - M&A
Finance >> Finance - General
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
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Responsibilities: Provide transactional and regulatory compliance counsel to the Bank and its broker-dealer, registered investment adviser, and registered investment fund subsidiaries and affiliates. Draft, negotiate, review, and interpret agreements covering the scope of CNB’s corporate and commercial activities, including internal reorganizations, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, licensing agreements, service agreements and non-disclosure agreements. Support senior counsel in advising the Bank’s broker-dealer and investment adviser subsidiaries on banking and securities regulatory matters, legislation, new product development, and documentation and in dealings with SEC, FINRA and other U.S. regulatory authorities. Support senior counsel in corporate governance and administration for the Bank and its subsidiaries, including preparing Board of Director materials and corporate resolutions, and administering corporate records. Support senior counsel in M&A activity including, review and evaluate potential acquisition transactions, perform due diligence reviews, structure transactions, negotiate acquisition agreements and ancillary documents, obtain governance and regulatory approvals, and assist with post-closing integration. Support senior counsel in advising non-bank technology subsidiaries and joint ventures on customer contracting, regulatory compliance, legal issues and risks, company policies, and business strategy. Collaborate with internal and external counsel and cross-functional teams, including finance, tax, accounting, corporate development, and compliance/risk to manage corporate transactions and initiatives and develop policies and procedures. Assist with special projects, including compliance and regulatory law matters. Handle other projects at the direction of the supervising counsel.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: A JD Degree and admission to the California State Bar. 5 years of experience at a major law firm (financial services practice), in-house legal department of a financial institution and/or financial services regulatory agency. 5 years of experience within corporate transactions with an emphasis on broker dealer and registered investment advisers. Experience with corporate governance matters is a plus. Ability to work and communicate effectively with management and staff from the lowest to the highest levels. Experience in analyzing, interpreting and communicating legal strategies and requirements to clients, and in translating both basic and complex legal requirements into written materials and oral presentations. Proven leadership with initiative and problem solving abilities. Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Strong presentation and documentation skills.

Additional info

Job ID: LCAG-11320

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
City National Bank
555 South Flower Street,
18th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90071

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