Simmons Bank has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for Assistant General Counsel of Business Affairs to be located at its offices in Little Rock, Arkansas. Simmons Bank is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Simmons Bank directly as all resumes sent to the company will be rerouted to MLA for evaluation and doing so will merely create delays.
Position: The Assistant General Counsel – Business Affairs is a senior position within Simmons Bank’s legal department responsible for providing legal advice to the bank on laws and regulations affecting commercial and consumer banking, including the bank’s deposit and lending operations and activities. This individual will work with senior management throughout the bank to effectively address legal and regulatory matters associated with the bank’s operations, products, and services. This individual will report directly to the bank’s General Counsel and manage other attorneys within the legal department, as well as outside counsel.
Experience: The successful candidate will have at least six years of experience as an attorney in a large law firm, regulatory agency, or corporate legal department, including at least four years of bank regulatory experience.
Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
Internal Number: 281371
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