Our Legal Division is expanding to enhance solutions for millions of clients and their families. We are looking for an experienced attorney to provide legal advice and support to leaders across the Firm. This opportunity will afford the successful candidate the opportunity to be a part of a culture that inspires the individual and supports them so that they can care for their colleagues and be part of a team focused on delivering solutions.
The individual selected for this role will enjoy the benefit of working for a well-established 99-year old Fortune 500 firm.
This person will be responsible for:
Providing legal advice and counsel to the firm, branch teams and internal business areas on a wide variety of branch and account-related issues, including matters involving, powers of attorneys, court orders, trusts, and fiduciaries.
Identifying, mitigating and managing potential risk to the firm, its affiliates and its associates.
Effectively working with state or federal agencies to handle non-regulatory inquiries.
Offering solutions-based advice by resolving conflicts before they escalate into complaints or litigation.
Preparing associates to testify in non-party matters.
Ensuring branch teams and home office associates adhere to regulatory and legal guidelines and policies and procedures of the firm.
Identifying and managing outside counsel, when needed.
Skills and Requirements:
Juris Doctorate with exceptional academic credentials
License to practice law in Missouri or an ability to obtain within six months of hire
Progressive responsibility as an attorney in private practice, in the public sector, or in an in-house counsel capacity
SIE exam (if applicable), Series 7, 66, 9, 10, 24, and insurance licenses preferred or must be obtained within 12 months of hire.
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