JPMorgan Chase Legal- Assistant General Counsel- CIB Macro Markets & Sales- Vice President in New York, New York

Legal- Assistant General Counsel- CIB Macro Markets & Sales- Vice President


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 .

This position is located in the Legal Department in New York.


You will be responsible for providing legal advice to the Firm's Credit, Rates and FX derivatives businesses. You will also provide legal advice to the Firm's efforts to implement the various reforms to the derivatives markets and, in that role, you will track regulatory developments, develop new market-standard documentation, participate in industry working groups, help craft the Firm's policy views and provide such other legal support as necessary. At a minimum, you should have some familiarity with one or more of the Dodd Frank Act's provisions relating to derivatives (including Title VII and the Volcker Rule), CFTC and SEC derivatives regulations and OTC derivatives documentation. More specifically, you will:

-Review, summarize and analyze the practical and strategic effects on the Firm's business of regulations affecting the derivatives market

-Interact with the Firm's markets businesses, clients and middle office to address day to day questions relating to transactional and documentation matters

-Interact with the Firm’s markets businesses, derivatives clearing business, and risk group to assess the impact of participation on derivatives clearinghouses and trading platforms

-Create and maintain transactional and regulatory documentation templates

-Represent the interests of JPMorgan Chase in a wide variety of business related legal matters

-Be part of a successful, well-established team of professionals who will provide you with extensive training and on the job support.

In addition, you will have an opportunity to assist in advising various businesses within the Firm on antitrust matters and legal or regulatory issues that arise through the Firm’s relationships with technology companies and other third parties.



  • Law Degree/Juris Doctorate

  • Attorney's legal licensing must be in compliance with the regulations of the local jurisdiction where the attorney will work.

  • At least 5 years of experience for VP title, will consider 3-5 years experience for AVP title

  • Previous experience in derivatives

  • Experience developing and maintaining internal and external client relationships

  • Experience preparing legal documentation

  • Excellent communications skills - both verbal and written

  • Experience in financial regulation is a plus

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.

Job Attorneys

Primary Location US-NY-New York-383 Madison / 41039


Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: 170029787