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Junior Attorney

Company: Franklin Templeton
Location: Rancho Cordova
Posted on: March 15, 2023

Job Description:

At Franklin Templeton, everything we do is focused on one thing - delivering better client outcomes. We do that by partnering closely with our clients, assessing their strategic needs, and identifying the solution or solutions that can meet the challenge. Over 9,500 employees working in 34 countries around the world are dedicated to servicing investment solutions for our clients in more than 160 countries. For more than 70 years our success has been a direct result of the talent, skills and persistence of our people, and we are looking for qualified candidates to join our team.What is the Legal team responsible for?The Legal team provides practical legal advice and service to the broader organization. Reviews and analyzes the laws and regulations of the jurisdictions in which Franklin Templeton operates. Interprets these in light of guidance, decisions, law firm advice and industry practice, as applicable, to the specific structure, organization and operation of Franklin Templeton's business globally. Advises business on actions required to comply with legal and regulatory obligations and contributes to decisions made by the business on appropriate course of action to minimize risk from financial or reputational loss. The successful applicant will provide advice and counseling on Franklin Templeton's US-registered funds, including closed-end funds, and negotiate investment management agreements with institutional clients.What are the ongoing responsibilities of a Junior Attorney/Assistant Corporate Counsel?

  • Drafting and reviewing fund registration statements, shareholder reports, marketing and related materials to ensure compliance with applicable disclosure, legal and regulatory standards
  • Drafting and reviewing fund proxy materials to ensure compliance with applicable disclosure, legal and regulatory standards
  • Compliance with NYSE requirements, as applicable
  • Drafting memoranda for fund boards of directors/trustees
  • Provide legal support for institutional separate accounts
  • Special projects as assigned by senior attorneys and/or requested by business clientsWhat ideal qualifications, skills and experience would help someone to be successful?
    • Law degree; membership of a state bar; at least two years' experience in securities law practice or equivalent experience; investment management practice preferred
    • Knowledge of, and experience in, the Investment Company Act of 1940, Investment Advisers Act of 1940, Securities Act of 1933 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
    • Knowledge of, and experience in, mutual fund/asset management industry, or at least financial services generally
    • Knowledge of NYSE, federal proxy rules, Section 16 and Section 13 requirements and processes a plus
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills with a high degree of attention to detail
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritize in a fast-paced global environmentCompensation Range: Along with base compensation, other compensation is offered such as a discretionary bonus, 401k plan, health insurance, and other perks. There are several factors taken into consideration in making compensation decisions including but not limited to location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. At Franklin Templeton, we apply a total reward philosophy where all aspects of compensation and benefits are taken into consideration in determining compensation. We expect the salary for this position to range between $130,000 - $150,000.#LI-US#LI-ASSOCIATE#HYBRIDWhat makes Franklin Templeton unique?In addition to the dynamic and professional environment at Franklin Templeton, we strive to ensure that our employees have access to a competitive and valuable set of -the mix of both monetary and non-monetary rewards provided to you in recognition for your time, talents, efforts, and results.Highlights of our benefits include:
      • Three weeks paid time off the first year
      • Medical, dental and vision insurance
      • 401(k) Retirement Plan with 85% company match on your pre-tax and/or Roth contributions, up to the IRS limits
      • Employee Stock Investment Program
      • Tuition Assistance Program
      • Purchase of company funds with no sales charge
      • Onsite fitness center and recreation centerWe believe that being a good corporate citizen is good business. To us, corporate citizenship means being accountable, serving our clients, being an employer of choice, managing our environmental impact, and . An emphasis on corporate citizenship is embedded in our culture and values, and is an important element of how we achieve success.We are also committed to your learning and development with resources focused around Experience, Exposure, and Education, to help you achieve your professional development goals.Franklin Templeton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all applicants and existing employees and we evaluate qualified applicants without regard to ancestry, age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, or gender expression, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law, ordinance, or regulation. We invite you to visit us at to learn more about our company, career opportunities and recruitment process.Franklin Templeton is committed to fostering a environment. If you believe that you need an accommodation to search for, or apply for, one of our positions please send an email to . In your email, please include the accommodation you are requesting and the job title and job number you are applying for. It may take up to three business days to receive a response to your request. Please note that only requests for accommodations will receive a response.

Keywords: Franklin Templeton, Rancho Cordova , Junior Attorney, Legal , Rancho Cordova, California

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