DESCRIPTION/ RESPONSIBILITIES: Morgan Stanley is seeking a regulatory enforcement and litigation attorney to handle various regulatory enforcement investigations, civil Morgan Stanley is seeking a litigation attorney for the US Litigation group that will handle various civil litigation, regulatory investigations, and advisory assignments for the Institutional Securities and Investment Management Divisions. The attorney will interface with front office clients as well as partners in legal, compliance, risk, operations and other department at the Firm. The position requires strong analytical skills, creativity and the ability to communicate and partner with clients, colleagues and regulators. The attorney will utilize a variety of outside counsel and manage large outside counsel teams. Candidates must be able to personally manage a large volume of diverse matters, including civil litigation in both federal and state court; regulatory enforcement matters and investigations conducted by the SEC, FINRA, CFTC, state regulators and others. Success in this environment requires the candidate to be self-motivated, independent and resourceful but also to be able to work as part of a team. The position includes administrative responsibilities for case management and other internal and external reporting related to matters. Role will require in office attendance 3 days/week.
8-15 years of litigation experience in a law firm, government role or in-house position.
We are seeking an attorney with strong analytical, advocacy and organizational skills; who is a strategic thinker and problem solver; who is tenacious and analytical and a skilled and persuasive negotiator; who has strong interpersonal skills with an ability to work with clients and colleagues at every level; and who is detail-oriented and organized with strong time and case management skills. The candidate will need to work collaboratively with others both internally and externally.
This role requires that all successful applicants be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment and provide proof of such vaccinations within 3 days of commencement of employment.
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