Compliance Lawyer

  • Permanent, full-time
  • Bristol
  • Posted 1 week ago


Are you an excellent communicator with a results-orientated attitude?

Our client, a leading international law firm, is looking for a Risk & Compliance Lawyer to assist the firm’s general counsel with a particular focus on conflicts of interest.

Your responsibilities will be:

  • Understand all components of risk affecting the firm, and application of the knowledge in the drafting, updating, and implementation of relevant policies
  • Advising lawyers on accepting new instructions
  • Day to day conflicts queries, escalating where necessary
  • Training colleagues on the relevant policies and conflicts of interest rules
  • Assisting with ad hoc risk management projects
  • Ensuring processes are compliant with legal obligations, working closely with the Conflicts Team Manager
  • Drafting training, engagement letters, policies, and guidelines
  • Become familiar with the operations of various functions of the business

Your skills and experience:

  • A legal background with experience of advising on conflicts within a commercial law firm
  • Degree level educated
  • A qualified Lawyer with risk management experience ,OR strong relevant experience from perhaps a Legal Executive or Paralegal background
  • Confident communicator, able to engage with staff at all levels of the business, including delivery of training
  • Flexible working nature, able to prioritise and organise tasks accordingly

If this sounds like you, please apply today to be considered.

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