Commercial Counsel, Financial Services Company - St Helier

Our client is a well-known financial services firm with strengths across the full spectrum of fiduciary services. They have a network of offices across Europe with a large base in Jersey, from which they support clients across the fund management, corporate, and institutional investor sectors.

The firm is now looking for 2 new legal counsels to join their growing in-house legal department in Jersey (one junior and one mid-level). The successful individuals will have a broad remit, advising on commercial contract arrangements for the business across a number of European offices. They will support stakeholders from all service lines, including internal support functions such as finance, business development, and compliance.

Applicants from the UK will be considered alongside those already based in the Channel Islands.

To be considered for this position you will:

  • Be qualified as a Solicitor or Advocate in the UK, Jersey, or Guernsey with approximately 0-4 years' post-qualification experience; and
  • Have demonstrable expertise in one or more of the following areas: commercial contracts, IT, fund management, financial services.

If you are interested in learning more about this role, or would like to have a general discussion about moving your career to the Channel Islands, please contact Benedict Roberts: 0207 332 2141 /

Please note our advertisements use PQE/salary levels purely as a guide. However we are happy to consider applications from all candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to fulfil the role.