Staff Attorney - Mortgage Compliance - In House Counsel

Reliance First Capital, LLC - Melville, NY3.7


Mortgage Banking Regulatory/Compliance

Reliance First Capital, LLC, a leading national Mortgage Lender located in Melville, NY, is seeking a seasoned Attorney to join our growing organization in the Office of the General Counsel. The Attorney will work primarily with our mortgage banking regulatory and compliance team, and secondarily on employment matters, real estate leases, contract negotiations and/or other transactional work.

Essential Job Functions

  • Work directly with SVP and Associate General Counsel, mortgage banking regulatory and compliance team and various business units to ensure the corporate policies and procedures are accurate, current and in compliance with the myriad federal, state and local lending laws affecting the company’s mortgage banking operations
  • Conduct online legal research
  • Review and update policies, procedures and documents as laws change
  • Assist with special projects and other aspects of regulatory compliance
  • Provide legal review, advice and negotiations in connection with corporate transactional matters including material contracts of the Company
  • Work closely with SVP of Human Resources to provide legal advice for all employment related matters
  • Additional responsibilities as assigned by management

Ideal Candidate Must Possess

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good analytical skills
  • Ability to multitask and work independently
  • Experience with banking or mortgage regulatory/compliance

We offer

  • Salary Commensurate with Experience
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Company paid Life, AD&D, and LTD insurance
  • Aflac
  • 401(k) participation
  • Paid time off benefits
  • Flex Spending accounts
  • Great work environment

Reliance First Capital, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, any other characteristic protected by law. NMLS# 58775

Job Type: Full-time


  • Relevant: 1 year (Preferred)
  • Legal: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location


  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Retirement plan
  • Paid time off