Legal Counsel – Job. 4745



We are looking for a Legal Counsel to join an established company within the financial services sector. The Legal Counsel will work alongside the Chief Risk and Compliance Officer.


Our client is a well-established company within the financial services industry.


Some duties include but are not limited to:

  • Advising on a range of legal issues, including on contract law, regulatory matters, data privacy, and other day-to-day issues
  • Reviewing of agreements and legal notices
  • Identifying legal risks
  • Liaising with external legal counsel across a number of EU jurisdictions;
  • Attending to Data Privacy related requests
  • Assisting local authorities with investigations, preparing information reports etc.
  • Assisting in the customer due diligence processes and ongoing monitoring of business relationships as well as assisting in the formulation and maintenance of bank policies and procedures.


  • This position calls for a diligent individual who is hardworking and able to work under pressure
  • The chosen candidate must be meticulous and attentive to detail
  • Candidates must hold an LLM from an European University
  • Knowledge of Maltese law is required
  • Working knowledge of data privacy, contract law and financial services law is required
  • Candidates must hold a minimum of 1 year experience within the financial services


An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the right candidate as well as prospects of career development.

Your Consultant

Francesca Buhagiar
Recruitment Consultant

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