Ref No.: 18-08002
Location: New York, New York
Global financial firm located in New York, NY has an immediate contract opportunity for an Attorney.

*6 month+ contract*

Contract attorney position available within Institutional Equity Division, focusing on trading agreements for equity derivative, prime brokerage and listed derivative businesses. Role will focus on amending existing client trading agreements, particularly ISDA agreements, to incorporate new regulatory provisions. Candidates should have some legal training/experience, preferably related to ISDA documentation. Experience in finance, derivatives, Dodd-Frank a plus. Strong written and verbal communication skills, attention to detail and ability to meet timing deadlines on multiple projects. Comfortable working in open trading floor environment. 1-3 years of relevant experience required. J.D. required.