Posted: Jan 12, 2021

Counsel 3 - Litigation, Regulatory, Enforcement and Investigations Division

Wells Fargo - Minneapolis, MN
Application Deadline: N/A

Important Note: During the application process, ensure your contact information (email and phone number) is up to date and upload your current resume when submitting your application for consideration. To participate in some selection activities you will need to respond to an invitation. The invitation can be sent by both email and text message. In order to receive text message invitations, your profile must include a mobile phone number designated as “Personal Cell” or “Cellular” in the contact information of your application.

At Wells Fargo, we want to satisfy our customers’ financial needs and help them succeed financially. We’re looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you’ll feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience.

Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

The Legal Department supports the vision, values & goals of Wells Fargo by providing expert, creative, cost-effective, and timely advice and services to all Wells Fargo businesses and support functions. We operate in accordance with the highest standards of judgment, integrity, and ethical leadership to find creative solutions that best serve our customers, prudently manage risks, and contribute to Wells Fargo’s enterprise success.

We are seeking an experienced attorney to join the team of Legal Order Processing attorneys supporting the Legal Support operations unit and Complex Subpoena Team of the Litigation, Regulatory, Enforcement and Investigations Division. The attorney will provide legal and litigation support on third-party subpoenas and lien, levies, and garnishment matters. 

Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to:

  • Providing litigation support on third-party subpoenas, garnishments, default judgments, and seizure warrants, including requests by federal, state, and local government agencies (including the DOJ, CFPB, FTC) and other requestors in civil and criminal matters
  • Handling subpoenas involving complex matters involving e-discovery issues and other discovery related issues
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with key internal business partners and stakeholders
  • Identifying areas of potential legal, economic, reputational, and regulatory risks to the enterprise
  • Providing guidance on issues involving the release of financial records and information to third parties
  • Conducting various legal research projects and acting as an advisor to operations leadership in interpreting regulations and policies