Contentious Financial Services Regulatory Partner

England, London, West End
£130000 - £180000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
14 Mar 2019
11 Apr 2019
Sarah Beard
Vacancy Type
Full Time
Experience Level
Partner, Senior Level

We are recruiting for a Partner with an established Contentious Financial Services Regulatory practice. The ideal hire will have a client base and a reputable, recognised name in the industry.

This leading Top 200 West End firm are recognised for their innovative solutions and offer a genuine alternative to the City with a supportive, home-from-home culture.

The Firm

The firm have a long history of innovation which has shined throughout their 200+ years of operating and continue to burn brightly into the future. They pride themselves on the advice, service, commitment and value for money the can offer to their wide base of long standing clients.

Their reputation is impressive across corporate and commercial, private wealth, real estate, dispute resolution, IP and employment work. Within this, they have built a strong track record in the financial services, media, arts and leisure industries.

This firm is not scared of taking every step they can to modernise the practice and they now find themselves working on the most up-to-date sectors including Fintech, Blockchain, cryptocurrency, and emerging technologies.

This is all backed up by both the firm and a large number of its individual lawyers being mentioned in the Legal 500 and Chambers lists.

The Role

You will be a Contentious Financial Services Regulatory Partner (or Senior Lawyer with a client base looking for that next step up.

Experience in both the wholesale and retail arenas covering issues such as market misconduct, misselling and breaches of firms' systems and controls.

The team act for clients in the financial services field in regulatory enquiries and proceedings.

Your experience may well also include the wider areas of white collar fraud and commercial litigation.

To succeed in this role, you will be a strong business developer with a proven track record and willing to undertake business development and marketing activities.

For this level it would be expected that you will have an existing, established book of business to support and grow the practice. In return the firm can offer a long term career, where you can make a big impact in the team and carve out a long term, rewarding future.


  • You will be a Regulatory Partner with 7+ years PQE (there is no upper limit in terms of experience)
  • You should be able to make a significant contribution to the team business development and marketing
  • Salary is well above market rate for the right candidate and there is an excellent bonus structure in place.
  • The firm has a clear Diversity and Equal Opportunities Policy in place and it applies to all aspects of recruitment, employment, promotion and training.

This is an opportunity for a Regulatory Partner to build a long term future, away from the heavy hitting City life, in this long established and highly-regarded West End firm.

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