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Junior Legal Counsel, Commodities Trading - Lugano

  • Location: Lugano
  • Salary: Market related
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 7 months ago

  • Contact: Gokhan Balci
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +41 762414597
  • Expiry Date: 13 December 2023
  • Job Ref: 47023

Our client is an international commodities company seeking a qualified Swiss or Common-Law lawyer to act as a junior legal counsel. Based in our client’s Lugano office, the role is reporting to three senior lawyers.

The job requires a legal education ie Law Degree either Swiss or Common Law (A Master’s Degree in Law, Bar admission is not required).
You will provide legal support and research relating to all matters covering contract law, due diligence and anti-bribery and anti-corruption law including employment law. Dealing with claims and management of legal, insurance and regulatory proceedings. Assisting in the review of internal policies regarding regulatory and legal updates particularly for market developments in Europe, Asia and the CIS regions.
To be suitable for this role, you need to have 1 to 3 years experience working for a large law firm or commodity trading company. English must be excellent either native tongue or fluent level written and spoken. Italian and /or Russian language would be an asset.

For further information regarding this interesting role please contact Gokhan Balci on +41 76 241 4597 or email your current cv in English format to

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