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Legal Counsel, Asset Management Company, Dublin

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A leading asset management company and provider of third-party loan and advisory services are now recruiting a Legal Counsel role to provide legal support and guidance to the Commercial Real Estate New Business Lending Team. This role will be based in Dublin City Centre.

Your new role

You will be required to:

  • Provide up to date guidance on existing standards and regulations that impact the Commercial Real Estate (CRE)Lending function and the wider Financial Services Industry;
  • Prepare and deliver internal education on key areas/issues/ legal, legislative and regulatory developments within and relevant to the CRE Lending function;
  • Provide legal, advisory and full regulatory support to the CRE Lending function and across the wider business
  • Provide advice to the lending team around the legal aspects of structuring and executing commercial lending transactions in this jurisdiction
  • Working closely with other internal departments including Finance and Compliance & Operational Risk in relation to Risk Management by identifying legal risks
  • Lead, develop, enhance and maintain all reporting and analysis for the team including legal
statistic, external legal instruction ratios, turnaround times, legal costs etc.

What you'll need to succeed

  • Qualified Solicitor (essential);
  • 3 years PQE with a general practice background (essential);
  • Minimum 1 year experience of working in the areas of Commercial Lending/Banking/ Finance/Consumer Credit/ Irish Financial Services Regulatory Framework including Data Privacy (essential);
  • Previous experience acting for lenders and borrowers in reviewing, negotiating and drafting commercial agreements with a focus on finance and security documentation is desirable;
  • Motivated and proactive individual with a track record of developing strong working relationships within an energetic and dynamic environment.

What you'll get in return

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits Package

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, please click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV. Please contact Patrick McDonald today if you would like more detail on this job or to have a confidential discussion on your legal career. If you're looking for a new legal opportunity in a specific location Hays have a strategic office network spanning Ireland and the UK and a team of over 30 specialist legal recruitment consultants that can assist you with your job search. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at


Job Type:
Property & Real Estate
Dublin City
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Talk to Patrick McDonald, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hays Recruitment, Dublin

26/27a Grafton Street, Dublin 2

Telephone: 02890 446 911
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