Corporate Counsel

  • Tradeweb
  • Dec 01, 2020
Full time Legal

Job Description

The applicant will be part of the U.S. legal team, which is responsible for all legal matters of the Company, including, but not limited to, drafting and reviewing commercial agreements, preparing corporate documents, handling licensing and IP arrangements, and counseling Tradeweb business and corporate teams on legal matters.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills are essential, including the ability to convey legal concerns in a business-friendly way, to effectively counsel other business and corporate teams within the company, and to translate that into clear and concise legal contract drafting. The ideal candidate will have solid experience handling a range of corporate and commercial matters, and an ability to take independent responsibility and be accountable for their workload.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Drafting, revising and negotiating contracts and other legal documents
  • Advising the business on a broad range of commercial and strategic initiatives and contracts
  • Supporting the global legal department and the business on projects
  • Partnering with the business to understand commercial interests and find appropriate solutions
  • Working with external counsel, client legal departments or other similar third parties, to build relationships, find solutions and best represent Tradeweb's business interests


Required Qualifications:

  • Education/Training: JD is required
  • Certifications or Licenses: Attorney qualified in a US state (New York or New Jersey preferred)
  • Experience: 2 or more years of private practice or in-house related experience
  • Background in corporate/transactional practice is preferred, and prior experience in financial markets and/or electronic trading is a plus
  • Excellent attention to detail and great organizational skills
  • Ability to draft legal language in a clear and concise manner
  • Ability to communicate in an articulate and business-friendly manner
  • Ability and desire to take initiative within a legal team
  • Ability to prioritize a busy workload in line with business goals

About Tradeweb:

Tradeweb Markets Inc. (NASDAQ: TW) is a leading, global operator of electronic marketplaces for rates, credit, equities and money markets. Founded in 1996, Tradeweb provides access to markets, data and analytics, electronic trading, straight-through-processing and reporting for clients in the institutional, wholesale and retail markets. Advanced technologies developed by Tradeweb enhance price discovery, order execution and trade workflows while allowing for greater scale and helping to reduce risks in client trading operations. For more information, please go to .

Tradeweb Markets LLC ("Tradeweb") is proud to be an EEO Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Affirmative Action Employer.