At First Republic, we care about our people. We offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking, and private wealth management. Founded in 1985, we believe that personal connections are everything and our success is driven by the relationships we form with our colleagues and clients. You’ll always feel empowered and valued at First Republic.
Incredible teams doing exceptional work, every day.
The Office of the General Counsel is a dedicated team that works proactively and cooperatively to support the business activities and cultural values of First Republic Bank, by sensibly, responsively and efficiently managing legal risks in accordance with the Bank’s safety and soundness objectives. The Legal Team is committed to providing extra ordinary service that supports First Republic’s growing and diverse business objectives.
The Counsel will primarily be responsible for handling First Republic Bank’s corporate legal matters, including public company reporting and capital markets matters. Reporting to the SVP, Deputy General Counsel, the Counsel will also work closely with the Bank’s executive and management team on important strategic matters including Bank investments, investor relations and regulatory developments and assist the General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel in providing corporate governance support to the Board of Directors and its committees. The Counsel will also build and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders with significant exposure to the executive and management team. We are looking for someone with exceptional attention to detail, strong communication and analytical skills, and the intellectual curiosity and passionate to strive for continuous improvement.
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We believe that a diverse range of backgrounds and ideas has and will continue to be fundamental to the future success of First Republic.
If you are curious to learn more about this opportunity, we'd love to hear from you.
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Are you willing to go the extra mile because you love what you do and how you can contribute as a team? Do you want the freedom to grow and the opportunity to take charge of your own career? If so, then come join us.
We want hard working team players. You’ll have the independence to learn, lead and drive change. A culture of extraordinary service, empowerment and stability — that’s the First Republic way.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. The Company is an equal opportunity employer. In this regard, the Company makes reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and employees with disabilities in order to enable them to perform all essential job functions, unless doing so creates an undue hardship.
First Republic is subject to federal laws that restrict the employment of individuals with certain types of criminal histories, including FDIA Section 19 and FINRA. To the extent not inconsistent with our obligations under those federal laws and regulations, First Republic will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles and San Francisco ban-the-box.