Regulatory Associate

Regulatory Associate / Lawyer – City of London Law Firm – Hybrid Working – £60k-£68k (DoE) – 4 month FTC

A leading City law firm is looking for an Associate, with 0-3 years PQE, to join the Regulatory department on a 4 month Fixed Term Contract.

What’s on offer: 

This is a 4 month Fixed Term Contract (FTC) starting as soon as possible, with a salary of £60k – £68k (dependent on experience).

Standard working hours are 9.30am – 5.30pm and hybrid working (3 days in the office, two from home) is offered.

Key responsibilities as the Regulatory Associate will include: 

  • Considering papers received on instruction
  • Responsibility for the strategic direction of cases
  • Analysis of the issues and evidence required
  • Liaising with and taking statements from witnesses
  • Preparing witness statements
  • Checking witness statements
  • Liaising with clients
  • Drafting allegations
  • Preparing legal documents
  • Instructing expert witnesses and Counsel
  • Direction and supervision of Legal Assistants and Paralegals
  • Completion of case management systems
  • Compliance with the SRA Handbook and the BSB Handbook (where appropriate)

What we’re looking for:

  • 0-3 years PQE
  • Excellent academic results including a 2.1 degree or above
  • Experience within Regulatory / professional discipline
  • Solid grasp of legal concepts and the ability to apply the knowledge in a practical way
  • Demonstrable contribution in moderately complex cases
  • Excellent drafting skills 
  • Ability to balance a large and varied caseload
  • Strong IT skills with MS Office
  • Familiarity with time recording, costs estimates and billing
  • Knowledge of time recording software
  • Strong communication skills
  • Available imminently and able to commit to a 4 month contract

Interested in this Regulatory Associate role?

If this is a role that interests you and you possess the skills and experience we’re looking for, then we’d love to hear from you. Please submit your CV ASAP, quoting ‘LO – Regulatory Associate – City Law Firm – FTC’ 


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Liz Overall

Liz joined Carousel when it was first established; she has an incredible amount of knowledge and experience and likes to make a real difference in the recruitment process. Liz is passionate about what she does and will always go above and beyond to make sure her clients and candidates receive the very best service possible. Liz is very proud of the relationships she has built and strongly maintained over the years and her continued success ensures clients and candidates return to her for assistance time and again. Specialising in Mid to C-Suite level recruitment across all sectors including HR, Marketing/PR, Operational Support and Legal and Finance, Liz works from both the London office and from her office in Lymington, which enables her to service Dorset and Hampshire clients as well as her extensive London client base.