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Zurich - Legal Counsel

Falcon Private Bank Ltd.

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Zurich - Legal Counsel

Falcon Private Bank is a Swiss private banking boutique with 50 years of expertise in wealth
management. We provide first-class financial services to private clients and wealthy families from
our headquarters in Zurich and our locations in London, Abu Dhabi and Dubai. To strengthen our
Legal department in Zurich we are looking for two additional
LEGAL COUNSEL (Junior/Senior).

THE IDEAL CANDIDATE WILL ASSUME THE FOLLOWING KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

 Legal advice on Swiss and international financial market law related issues as well as
monitoring of and preparation for new laws and regulations
 Advising all business units on legal matters, including liaison with external counsels where
advice is outsourced
 Support large projects, in particular in the FinTech area
 Legal assessment, drafting and structuring of agreements and commercial contracts, such as
credit agreements, service agreements, distribution agreements etc.
 Lead and support contractual negotiations with clients and business partners
 Creation and amendment of internal legal directives, maintain standard contracts and terms &
conditions
 Assessments of merits of claims brought by or against the bank and support of external
counsel where bank enters into litigation

THE PREFERRED SKILLS FOR THIS POSITION INCLUDE:

 Law degree and Swiss bar exam, LL.M. or additional degree as an advantage
 At least 1 year (for the Junior role) and minimum 5 years of experience (for the Senior profile)
in a legal function (financial sector or law firm) and sound know-how of international banking
 Interest in FinTech and relevant work experience an advantage
 Fluent in German and English (written and spoken)
 Strong knowledge of MS Office applications
 Independent, proactive, reliable and trustworthy team player

If your profile fits the above requirements, please send your Curriculum Vitae including certificates
and diplomas to Human Resources, Marco D’Angelo (marco.dangelo@falconpb.com).

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