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Attorney - Regulatory And Legal Risk

Company name

USAA

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Valid Through

Sep 04, 2020

Posted on

May 22, 2020

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required

Location

San Antonio, TX, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Insurance Defense >> Insurance Defense
Litigation >> Litigation - Insurance
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Attorney - Regulatory and Legal Risk
The candidate will be responsible for providing legal counsel to business unit leadership within by identifying and analyzing legal issues and communicating effective legal advice. Proactively engages with business clients to better understand strategic and operational objectives. Engages and collaborates with internal stakeholders within business units and the Chief Legal Office. Works independently on matters of significance to the organization. Provides legal counsel to support business objectives and mitigate regulatory, compliance and litigation risk. Leads complex legal assignments with a high level of business impact and delivers appropriate solutions. Proactively identifies and manages existing and emerging legal and other risks that stem from business activities, in alignment with legal risk appetite. Ensures risks are effectively measured, monitored and controlled. Follows written risk and compliance policies and procedures. Effectively communicates with stakeholders and varying levels of leadership in both verbal and written forms. Produces clear and concise legal positions. Proactively monitors and analyzes changes in laws, regulations and industry and advises appropriate organizational leadership of such changes in a timely manner. Proactively collaborates across company and the Chief Legal Office to mitigate risk. Works effectively with outside counsel or contract professionals to complete assignments. May assist more senior attorneys in providing advice and counsel on highly complex matters. Ensures escalation of matters presenting more significant risk to more senior attorneys. Serves as a resource to less experienced team members. Should have Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited school. Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school required. Should be Licensed and in good standing to practice law in one state or a territory of the USA. Should have 6 years of relevant experience with at least 4 years of experience as a practicing attorney. Should preferably have Prior experience as an associate at a national top-tier law firm. Should preferably have Experience supporting interactions with prudential and other federal or state regulators (e.g., OCC, FRB, CFPB, FDIC, SEC, FINRA, etc.) on regulatory matters, including regulatory exams, regulatory investigations or litigation, and managing internal projects to address regulatory matters. Working knowledge of the components of risk management (identification, monitoring and reporting, inherent and residual risk, quality of risk management) is preferred. Experience working for a bank, regulator, law enforcement agency and/or as in-house counsel in a highly matrixed corporate environment is a plus.

Additional info

Ref: R0047597

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
USAA
9800 Fredericksburg Road
San Antonio, TX 78288

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