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Corporate Counsel

Posted Apr 30
Full Time
On Site
Pontiac, Michigan

The Corporate Counsel will be working with all the teams in the Company to provide assistance in implementing the Company’s Compliance Management System.

What You Will Be Doing


  • Assisting the Chief Compliance Officer, Director of Regulatory Affairs, and the Compliance Team in implementing the Company’s Compliance Management System
  • Providing guidance on compliance questions to business units
  • Applying compliance knowledge to the Company’s business processes to ensure processes are compliant
  • Serving as a subject matter expert for the Training Team to assist in rolling out compliance trainings
  • Drafting memos relating to regulatory compliance, product offerings, company changes that impact the Compliance Management System
  • Analyzing data to ensure the Company’s Compliance Management System is working properly
  • Assisting in drafting responses to internal audits and other due diligence reports
  • Assisting in addressing potential weaknesses with the Company’s Compliance Management System

What We Need From You

Must Have Qualifications:


  • Juris Doctorate with valid Bar license for the state of Michigan.
  • Strong Work Ethic and Positive Attitude
  • Excellent writing skills
  • On-site attendance is required

Nice To Have Qualifications


  • Certified Regulatory Compliance Manager certification preferred
  • 2 years of Mortgage industry knowledge is preferred


Ready to join thousands of talented team members who are making the dream of home ownership possible for more Americans? It’s all happening on UWM’s campus, where our award-winning workplace packs plenty of perks and amenities that keep the atmosphere buzzing with energy and excitement.

It’s no wonder that out of our six pillars, People Are Our Greatest Asset is number one. It’s at the very heart of how we treat each other, our clients and our community. Whether it’s providing elite client service or continuously striving to improve, our pillars provide a pathway to a more successful personal and professional life.

From the team member that holds a door open to the one that helps guide your career, you’ll feel the encouragement and support on day one. No matter your race, creed, gender, age, sexual orientation and ethnicity, you’ll be welcomed here. Accepted here. And empowered to Be You Here.

More Reasons You’ll Love Working Here Include


  • Paid Time Off (PTO) after just 30 days
  • Additional parental and maternity leave benefits after 12 months
  • Adoption reimbursement program
  • Paid volunteer hours
  • Paid training and career development
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • 401k with employer match
  • Mortgage discount and area business discounts
  • Free membership to our large, state-of-the-art fitness center, including exercise classes such as yoga and Zumba, various sports leagues and a full-size basketball court
  • Wellness area, including an in-house primary-care physician’s office, full-time massage therapist and hair salon
  • Gourmet cafeteria featuring homemade breakfast and lunch
  • Convenience store featuring healthy grab-and-go snacks
  • In-house Starbucks and Dunkin
  • Indoor/outdoor café with Wi-Fi



All the above duties and responsibilities are essential job functions subject to reasonable accommodation and change. All job requirements listed indicate the minimum level of knowledge, skills and/or ability deemed necessary to perform the job proficiently. Team members may be required to perform other or different job-related duties as requested by their team lead, subject to reasonable accommodation. This document does not create an employment contract, implied or otherwise. Employment with UWM is "at-will." UWM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. By selecting “Apply for this job online” you provide consent to UWM to record phone call conversations between you and UWM to be used for quality control purposes.