Senior Counsel Senior Counsel …

TD Bank Group
in Toronto, ON, Canada
Permanent, Full time
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TD Bank Group
in Toronto, ON, Canada
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Senior Counsel
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Department Overview

Senior Counsel, Wealth Legal, will be a member of the Canadian Wealth Management Legal Team located in Toronto. The Canadian Wealth Management Legal Team consists of lawyers focused on providing advice and counsel to TD's Canadian wealth and asset management businesses.

Job Description

In this role, you will join a dynamic and collegial team of legal professionals and be involved in a wide range of activities working to advance strategic priorities while ensuring proper risk management. You will work closely with colleagues, external counsel and other partners across the TD Wealth businesses, as well as with senior executives.

Your focus will be on TD's distribution businesses where you will:

\u2022 Work collaboratively with business, control functions and with other members of TD Legal to deliver high-quality legal advice, and coordinated advice and support

\u2022 Build and maintain superior relationships with internal business and control partners

\u2022 Lead and advise on regulatory developments impacting Wealth Management

\u2022 Review, draft and negotiate contracts, client documentation and disclosures

\u2022 Contribute to high priority Legal Department initiatives


\u2022 You have a law degree from an accredited law school and qualified to practice law in Ontario

\u2022 Ideally, you have 7\u002B years experience practicing corporate-securities law with a major law firm, financial institution, wealth firm or in-house at a large corporation

\u2022 You have superior analytical and communication skills, including an ability to communicate effectively with senior members of TD Bank's management team

\u2022 You can manage multiple deadlines and priorities while paying attention to detail

\u2022 You are an independent thinker with excellent judgment who also has strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with multiple partners

\u2022 You have an ability to identify and focus on high value, high risk work and to think critically and exercise excellent judgment

\u2022 Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

\u2022 High energy and enthusiastic




At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.