JPMorgan Chase Legal- Associate, Home Lending Litigation- Counsel in Tampa, Florida

Firm Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations worldwide. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers and small business, commercial banking, financial transaction processing, and asset management. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, JPMorgan Chase & Co. serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world’s most prominent corporate, institutional and government clients under its J.P. Morgan and Chase brands. Information about JPMorgan Chase & Co. is available at www.jpmorganchase.com at http://www.jpmorganchase.com/ .

Legal Department Description

The Legal Department of JPMorgan Chase & Co is responsible for the provision of legal services to the Corporation and is organized by practice groups that generally align with the Corporation’s lines of business and corporate staff areas. This structure encourages legal teams and businesses and staff areas to discuss legal, regulatory and business developments effectively and in a timely manner.

Home Lending Litigation Group

JPMorgan is seeking an attorney experienced in mortgage banking to join the Home Lending Litigation Department. The primary function of Home Lending Litigation group is to provide litigation support for Home Lending line of business.

Job Responsibilities:

The Home Lending Litigation Attorney will be responsible for supervising and directing outside counsel related to actual and potential litigation brought against Chase Home Lending throughout the United States. Advise management on risks within the organization. Draft, review and revise pleadings, discovery responses and briefs. Communicate with outside counsel and internal clients regarding case status and negotiations. This position requires someone who can handle a high volume of work and keep up with a fast paced position.

*Consideration may be given for alternative city locations for internal candidates only. Please direct all location inquiries to the listed recruiter so they may review your request with the hiring manager.

  • 1-3 years of legal experience practicing law post JD in a law firm or corporate law department

  • Experience in the legal department of a mortgage servicing area at a large bank, mortgage servicer, relevant regulatory entity, or law firm

  • Ability to prioritize work, effectively manage a large number of issues at one time, and interact effectively with senior management

  • Ability to interact effectively with senior management, customers, attorneys and outside vendors.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to work under tight deadlines and handle several projects simultaneously

  • Excellent Organization Skills

  • JD or educational equivalent required. Attorney candidates must be in compliance with all relevant licensing requirements including the requirements of the jurisdiction where the role will be located prior to commencement of employment.

  • All candidates for roles in the Legal department must successfully complete a conflicts of interest clearance review prior to commencement of employment.

JPMorgan Chase is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer Disability/Veteran.