JPMorgan Chase & Co

JPMorgan Chase (NYSE: JPM) is one of the oldest financial institutions in the United States. With a history dating back over 200 years, here's where we stand today:

  • We are a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.4 trillion.
  • We operate in more than 100 countries.
  • We have over 235,000 employees.
  • We serve millions of consumers, small businesses and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients.
  • We are a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small businesses, commercial banking, financial transaction processing and asset management.
  • Our stock is a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
JPMorgan Chase & Co Nassau, New Providence, The Bahamas
Aug 12, 2017
Full Time
Legal- Assistant General Counsel- International Fiduciary Services/Private Bank- VP Req #: 170023311 Location: Nassau, NP,BS Job Category: Legal Job Description: The Legal Department of JPMorgan is seeking a highly motivated individual to join us in supporting the International Fiduciary Services portion of the Private Bank Trusts & Estates business.   JPMorgan Chase & Co . (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com .   About the Private Bank:   With more than 160 years of experience, J.P. Morgan Private Bank is a global wealth management leader that delivers the highest quality advice, service, capabilities and products to high net worth individuals and families around the world.   We deliver highly customized and comprehensive solutions to help clients with the many complexities they face on their balance sheets by leveraging the Private Bank’s products and solutions.  The Private Bank is involved with every facet of wealth management, including investments, liquidity and credit management, and tax and estate planning.     Roles and Responsibilities: Provide legal advice and support to the International Fiduciary Services business, with particular emphasis on advising regarding trust and estate administration pursuant to various statutes and common law that form the legal foundation for trust structures administered by our trust companies located in the Bahamas, New Zealand and Cayman Islands.  Advise on issues related to the establishment of trust structures that control various forms of underlying legal entities and the administration of trust assets that include financial securities as well as real estate and other types of specialty assets. Manage engagements of external counsel and actively engage on analysis and deliverables. Advise internal and external litigation counsel on issues of trust law. Research and interpret applicable laws and regulations.           Work closely with the business, other members of the legal department, and other support and control functions (e.g., Compliance, Risk) on general legal and regulatory matters that affect the International Fiduciary Services business and the trust companies located in the Bahamas, New Zealand and Cayman Islands. LLB Degree. Attorney must be licensed to practice law and a member in good standing in in the state/jurisdiction in which the position is based or otherwise in compliance with the in-house counsel registration rules of that state/jurisdiction. Minimum 5 years of relevant firm or in-house experience. Experience advising on multi-jurisdictional trust products and services. Proven ability to apply legal judgment beyond trusts and estates law to business and regulatory issues. Strong interpersonal, analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Ability to be a dynamic member of a team.