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Finance - Banking Attorney in Buffalo, NY

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Company name

The M&T Bank

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Finance - Banking

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required


USA Buffalo, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 15,2018

Posted on

Jul 31,2018

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Assistant General Counsel - Regulatory Programs The candidate will support the Bank and its affiliates to advise on various bank regulatory programs and related laws and regulations. Will serve as a senior advisor to Group with respect to bank regulatory programs and related laws and regulations. Manage other attorneys in Legal who also advise on bank regulatory programs and related laws and regulations. Review bank regulatory programs and advise on those programs to remediate any gaps or legal risks. Review and define Legal's role in bank regulatory programs and implement appropriate policies and procedures relating thereto. Obtain and review regular reporting relating to bank regulatory programs to help identify trends and legal risks. Identify, evaluate and escalate legal and regulatory risks affecting Group relating to bank regulatory programs. Provide day-to-day advice with respect to substantive matters escalated to Legal with respect to bank regulatory programs. Oversee external counsel retained to advise on bank regulatory programs laws and regulations. Partner with Group's compliance, risk and audit groups on bank regulatory program matters. Keep senior management and other personnel up to date on pertinent legal and regulatory developments, including legal risks. Should have a J.D. degree with New York State or applicable State Bar admission. Must have 7+ years of proven and progressive corporate legal experience in a law firm and/or corporate environment with 5+ years of leadership experience. Baseline knowledge of financial services, banking products and related regulations is required. Transactional background, familiarity with acquisitions, complex contracts and general commercial operations is needed.

Additional info

Ref. #: 3DK5P

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
The M&T Bank
1 MT Plaza
Buffalo, NY 14203