Asset & Wealth Management

Legal, Bank Regulatory and Deposits, Associate, Dallas, TX

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  • Dallas, TX
May 24, 2024 Attorney

Job Description

We work at the intersection of finance and law, providing counsel and advice that support activities across the firm. We handle litigation and arbitration, perform research and due diligence, aid in financing and legal filings, deal with contracts and intellectual property rights that show our commitment to clients, shareholders, and regulators. Whether you’re an experienced attorney or a quick learner with a strong interest in financial law coupled with critical thinking skills, our dynamic group might be right for you.


Goldman Sachs is seeking a driven individual to join its bank regulatory and deposits legal team to support the firm’s deposit businesses. This member will be expected to support reviews of probate, escheatment, and trust and estates matters for our retail deposits business, including examining court and other certified documents to determine acceptance under various state laws, providing assistance with drafting disclosures and other client documentation, coordinating with business and legal colleagues on policies and procedures, and performing legal research on key issues. 

This individual will work closely with other stakeholders in in the retail deposits business, helping the firm to build and grow deposits platform. The position will also be broadly engaged with Legal, Compliance & Risk colleagues globally, and is expected to forge substantive relationships within the firm as well as externally to support the growth of the retail deposits business.

S/he is expected to be a very proactive in matters spanning Project Management and Risk Management & Governance.   


•Perform legal research on key issues

•Examine court orders and certified documents for acceptance under state law

•Analyze business materials to identify potential legal issues

•Draft communications, forms and disclosures

•Monitoring legal, regulatory, and market developments

•Review policies and procedures, standard operating procedures



•Juris Doctorate

•Member state bar (or pending admittance)

•1-2 years of experience at a law firm, in-house at a financial institution, or a regulatory agency; accepting applications from recent graduates

•Financial services experience a plus

•Excellent speaking and presentation skills

•Highly responsive, with a strong sense of urgency, and multi-tasking skills

•Excellent time management skills, ability to juggle multiple internal clients and projects at the same time

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world. 
We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at 
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