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Counsel, Litigation

Company: Interactive Brokers
Location: Greenwich
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Interactive Brokers is looking for a motivated and talented litigation attorney with experience in securities and commodities issues in the broker-dealer and futures commission merchant space, who is interested in joining the firm's General Counsel office either in Greenwich, CT or Washington, DC.Responsibilities:Representing the firm in arbitration and other adversarial proceedings (both directly and in conjunction with outside counsel)Coordinating with outside counsel on court actions involving the firmRepresenting firm employees in third-party proceedingsAdvising firm employees on pre-litigation mattersDrafting agreements, disclosures, account documentation and website materialsCrafting written instructions for programmers and technology staff to respond to new regulations or to launch new business linesQualifications:At least 4 years of post-J.D. experience as a litigator at a law firm, financial services regulatory agency, exchange, broker-dealer or FCM.Would prefer "on-your-feet" experience in court or arbitration proceedings.Would prefer familiarity with securities and broker-dealer issues.Member in good standing of the bar of any U.S. state or the District of Columbia.Solid academic background.High degree of comfort and fluency with computers and technology, and understanding of how technology is applied to business and regulatory problems.Outstanding oral and written communication skillsAbility to work in a small-team environment and to work independently and to multi-task with minimal panyBenefits& PerksCompetitive salary, annual performance-based bonus and stock grantRetirement plan 401k with competitive company matchExcellent health and welfare benefits including medical, dental, and vision benefitsWellness screenings and assessments, health coaches and counseling services through Employee Assistance Program (EAP)Paid time off and a generous parental leave policyDaily company paid lunch and a fully stocked kitchen with healthy options for breakfast and snackCorporate events including team outings, dinners, volunteer activities and company sports teamsEducation reimbursement and learning opportunitiesModern offices with sit/stand desks and multi-monitor setupsCompany OverviewInteractive Brokers ("IBKR"), a subsidiary of publicly-traded Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., based in Greenwich, Connecticut (NASDAQ: IBKR) is a low-cost provider of trade execution and clearing services for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. IBKR's premier technology provides electronic access to stocks, options, futures, forex, bonds, and funds worldwide from a single IBKR Integrated Investment account. IBKR is one of the largest online brokers by trade volume and is consistently ranked at the top of its field.Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.Our headquarters are in Greenwich, CT, USA. IBKR has offices in the United States, Australia, Canada, China, Estonia, Hong Kong, Hungary, India, Ireland, Japan, Luxembourg, Russia, Singapore, Switzerland and United Kingdom.IBKR is a member of NYSE, FINRA, and SIPC. Interactive Brokers Group brokerage affiliates are regulated by securities and commodities agencies around the world.Click HERE to view a short video with a few words from current Interactive Brokers employees.(If the hyperlink is not active, copy and paste the following URL in your browser: )For more information, please visitSDL2017

Keywords: Interactive Brokers, Greenwich , Counsel, Litigation, Other , Greenwich, Connecticut

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