Head of Legal - Group

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    Banking & Financial Services

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    Ben Cockram

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    about 1 year ago

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Taylor Root are exclusively retained on a confidential Head of Legal search on behalf of one of the most well-known Banks in the Middle East. Given the discretion required to conduct this search, details below are scant, however we are targeting individuals with the following skillset and experience:

  • Broad-based banking exposure over a multi-decade period, ideally with some specialism in Wholesale Banking and Trade Finance.
  • Demonstrated history of working for a top tier law firm (Magic Circle/White Shoes ) in a major Financial Hub (London, New York, Hong Kong).
  • Some exposure to emerging markets would be useful, although not entirely necessary.

We will be considering In-House lawyers currently at the Associate General Counsel and General Counsel level, and law firm professionals from Junior Partner upwards. It is anticipated that the successful candidate for this role will have a guiding PQE of 18 Years +.

If you fit the above criteria, and would like to have a confidential discussion about your profile and the role, please reach out directly to Ben Cockram at bencockram@taylorroot.com

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