Actual salary offered will be determined based on candidate experience.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 2210895
Job Summary With limited direction from the Managing Senior Counsel, advise the Private Wealth line of business on legal issues, potential and actual litigation, changes in federal and state law, and legal document review. Responsibilities including drafting legal agreements, staying informed of and communicating legal and regulatory requirements, and supporting the business line's implementation of policies and procedures in accordance with the bank's legal responsibilities and to minimize exposure to financial loss.
Provide support to the Private Wealth line of business for day-to-day legal matters and questions, including drafting, reviewing, finalizing, and interpreting agreements and other legal documents.
Provide support to the Senior Counsel as necessary. May also provide direct or indirect supervision for other legal staff, such as Associate Counsel I and paralegals.
Research law-related questions and report findings to the appropriate departments or colleagues.
Attend internal client and committee meetings.
Assist in the development and implementation of policies and procedures.
Monitor legal environment (e.g., changes in state or federal laws, rules and regulations, court decisions, etc.) to ensure awareness of actual and pending changes in each area of legal responsibility and communicate information internally as appropriate.
Serve as a liaison with and monitor the performance of outside counsel to ensure quality and contain costs.
Assist in the oversight of the legal aspects of organizational transactions.
Perform other responsibilities as assigned by the General Counsel or Managing Senior Counsel.
Candidates must be located in our Core Footprint of Wisconsin, Illinois, or Minnesota.
Associated Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We support a work environment where colleagues are respected and given the opportunity to perform to their fullest potential. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors. Applicants with a disability who need assistance applying for a position with Associated Bank are asked to email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Compliance Statement Fully complies with all applicable enterprise policies and procedures. Acts in compliance with all applicable laws and regulations as outlined in training materials, including but not limited to Bank Secrecy Act. Responsible for reporting suspicious activity to Financial Intelligence. Responsible to report all customer complaints as prescribed and procedure violations to management or HR. Responsible to report ethical concerns as needed to Associated’s anonymous Ethics Hotline.
Associated Bank is committed to working diligently with any colleague who needs an accommodation perform the essential functions of the job. Please contact the Leaves & Accommodations office to request an accommodation.
Bachelor's Degree emphasis in Finance, Economics, Regulatory Review, Accounting, Law, or Risk Management. Required
5-10 years' experience as an attorney. Required
Experience with fiduciary issues, including administration and investment matters. Required
Associated Bank is the largest Wisconsin-based bank, with a rich history that traces all the way back to 1861. Once a small set of financial institutions that served northeast Wisconsin, we’ve grown into a leading Midwest bank. We have branch operations in Wisconsin, Illinois and Minnesota, as well as commercial financial services in Indiana, Michigan, Missouri, Ohio and Texas. We have 1.3 million customer accounts, spanning eight states, with a strong focus on our core three-state Midwest footprint, and we take great pride in serving the people, businesses and communities of the Midwest and beyond.