Residential Mortgage Securities Attorney

Credit SuisseNew york, New yorkFull TimeOn Site


Your field of responsibility


Join us as an attorney supporting one of the world’s leading structured finance franchises. As part of our General Counsel team, you will provide legal support to Credit Suisse’s Securitized Products business. You will represent Credit Suisse on residential mortgage related securitization and financing transactions while advising on the ’33 and ’34 Act, Investment Company Act, Volcker Rule, and federal and state consumer privacy matters. This role involves coordination with external counsel in the review of various transaction documentation, including underwriting agreements, opinions of external counsel, engagement letters and offering materials. In addition, you will provide legal advisory support for a specific corporate initiative related to residential mortgage loans. You will partner with internal functions, such as compliance, credit, tax and corporate secretary, to provide coordinated support to business-side personnel.

Your future colleagues

You will work on a team of talented and dedicated legal colleagues. We are a highly collaborative group and we pride ourselves on helping each other deliver best-in-class representation to our business-side clients. You will coordinate with on the team to ensure seamless transactional support. We are a department which values Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) and is committed to realizing the firm’s D&I ambition which is an integral part of our global cultural values


Your skills and experience


We are looking for an applicant who possesses proven experience of at least 6 years’ at a law firm and/or investment bank

  • Expertise in a range of securitization asset classes, particularly residential mortgages
  • Ability to optimally balance multiple complex transactions and projects with defined timeframes
  • Ability to advise senior bankers, traders and capital markets professionals on a broad variety of topics
  • Admitted to the NY bar
  • Dedication to fostering an inclusive culture and value diverse perspectives

Your new employer

Find a new home for your skills, ideas, and ambitions. Credit Suisse offers you the ideal environment to progress your career, attractive benefits and excellent training.

We are a leading wealth manager with strong global investment banking capabilities founded in 1856. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, and with more than 45,000 employees from over 150 nations, we are always looking for motivated individuals to help us shape the future for our clients.

Credit Suisse is an equal opportunity employer. Welcoming diversity gives us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and drives our success. We are committed to building a culture of inclusion with a deep sense of belonging for all of us. We will consider flexible working opportunities where possible. Our bank provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities, as well as those with other needs or beliefs as may be protected under applicable local law. If you require assistance during the recruitment process, please let your recruiter know.

Credit Suisse complies with applicable federal, state, and local laws, as well as regulatory requirements, regarding considering of employment qualified individuals with criminal histories and prohibiting discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities.

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