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U.S. Bank Global Corporate Trust Attorney

Posted 2 years ago

U.S. Bank Global Corporate Trust Attorney – St. Paul, Minnesota (Other locations considered)-190026620

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At U.S. Bank, we’re passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country’s most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors.

At U.S. Bank, we’re passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country’s most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. We are committed to our purpose: we invest our hearts and minds to power human potential. Part of this commitment, and one of our core values, is the creation of a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.
Successful candidates for positions in the U.S. Bank Law Division consistently provide excellent advice and guidance to clients and colleagues, on a variety of legal matters. They build trusting relationships that allow the business to make well-informed decisions. They work to attract, retain, and develop great people in an inclusive environment where each person is valued for the distinct skills and attributes they bring to the group. And they contribute to the excellence of the Law Division through meaningful collaboration, participation in the community, and investment in the development of the department.


This position is responsible for legal issues affecting U.S. Bank’s Global Corporate Trust and Custody division when the Bank is acting in a trustee capacity. U.S. Bank is among the premier corporate trustees in the country. The Bank’s Corporate Trust business line serves in various capacities, including trustee for public finance, corporate finance, and structured finance transactions. U.S. Bank’s Corporate Trust business also includes providing services as escrow agent, paying agent, transfer agent, document custodian, and more.

Primary duties for this position include reviewing and negotiating municipal finance transaction documents and related deal documents on behalf of the Bank in its role as trustee. Additional responsibilities include counseling the business line on issues related to governing documents; advising as to the trustee’s administration of municipal finance accounts; interpreting SEC, OCC, MSRB and other relevant laws and regulations; providing advice on account level and bondholder issues; and advising management regarding litigation and risk.

Successful candidates for a position in the U.S. Bank Law Division will support U.S. Bank’s core values, which guide what we do every day:
• We do the right thing.
• We power potential.
• We stay a step ahead.
• We draw strength from diversity.
• We put people first.


We are proud that U.S. Bank has been recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, and has been named the #1 Most Admired Superregional Bank by Fortune magazine.


In the U.S. Bank Law Division, we honor those values through our mission: “we guide our clients to remarkable results with expert legal counsel.” Our commitment is evident in the work we do, not only for the bank, but for our communities. The Law Division has received several awards for its pro bono contributions, including the Minnesota Corporate Pro Bono Council’s “Excellence in Pro Bono Award,” and we encourage our legal professionals to contribute time and expertise to pro bono work as part of their role.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications
– Law degree
– Licensed by and in good standing with the appropriate state bar association or other appropriate state attorney licensing authority

Preferred Skills/Experience
– Seven or more years of experience involving financing transactions, preferably including experience representing corporate trustees.- Background in the legal, regulatory, and industry issues applicable to complex financings involving financial institutions acting as a trustee or agent- Experience with municipal finance transactions, including experience representing indenture trustees and experience drafting, reviewing, and negotiating indentures and related bond documents.- Additional experience in corporate finance, structured finance, and related areas of law, plus an understanding of the legal and regulatory issues affecting fiduciaries and agents in the context of corporate trusteeships- A background in representing financial institutions and fiduciaries is helpful.

Job

 Legal

Primary Location

 Minnesota-MN-Saint Paul

Other Locations

 Massachusetts-MA-Boston, North Carolina-NC-Charlotte, IL-IL-Chicago, CA-CA-Los Angeles, CA-CA-San Francisco, Minnesota-MN-Minneapolis, Ohio-OH-Cleveland, New York-NY-New York, Washington-WA-Seattle, Texas-TX-Dallas, Georgia-GA-Atlanta, Texas-TX-Houston, Florida-FL-Orlando

Shift

 1st – Daytime

Travel

 NoAverage Hours Per Week 40

We are proud that U.S. Bank has been recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, and has been named the #1 Most Admired Superregional Bank by Fortune magazine. In the U.S. Bank Law Division, we honor those values through our mission: “we guide our clients to remarkable results with expert legal counsel.” Our commitment is evident in the work we do, not only for the bank, but for our communities. The Law Division has received several awards for its pro bono contributions, including the Minnesota Corporate Pro Bono Council’s “Excellence in Pro Bono Award,” and we encourage our legal professionals to contribute time and expertise to pro bono work as part of their role.

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