Legal Counsel


Our client, a well known Financial Services Provider is looking to recruit a Legal Counsel to join their team with the following responsibilities:


  • Drafting of legal and general Group policies and procedures
  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contractual documentation 
  • Advising on company law matters, corporate governance matters and company secretarial matters 
  • Advising and assisting the company secretary in relation to the preparation of board meetings; preparation of the AGM and company announcements as are issued from time to time
  • Research work as necessary for the Legal Department
  • Advising on legal action to be taken in case of defaulting clients and liaising with external lawyers 
  • Ensuring compliance upon receipt of requests for information by competent authorities on garnishees and/or other warrants
  • Liaising with liquidators in the event of client / customers that have been placed in liquidation
  • Advising on shipping clients that are defaulting and liaising with external UK counsel when necessary
  • Assisting the Head of Legal in the day-to-day legal issues.

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • A minimum of 2+ years’ experience as a lawyer
  • Solid knowledge of corporate and commercial law
  • Excellent command of the English Language
  • Ability to work independently and cooperate with different departments

Education & Experience

Law Degree (LLB, LLM, Doctorate)


  • Health, Life and Personal Accident insurance cover
  • Mortgage & Personal Loan interest subsidy
  • Pension plan
  • Study Support scheme
  • Parking and commuting allowance
  • Fitness allowance
  • Child Care allowance

Job Reference: YP568

  • Primary job focus
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Intermediate (1-3 years)
  • Employer industry
    Financial Services
  • Languages

Legal Jobs in Malta consist of individuals engaged in the practice of law who provide expert advice to private and commercial clients. Legal jobs within this sector include administration, civil law, commercial law, compliance, corporate intellectual property, employment law, family law, maritime & aviation, tax law and technology law roles.

  • Job Reference
  • Closing Date
  • Date Published
  • Status
    On Hold

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