U.S. Bank RPS Bankruptcy Attorney in Fargo, North Dakota

At U.S. Bank, we're passionate about helping customers and the communities where we live and work. The fifth-largest bank in the United States, we’re one of the country's most respected, innovative and successful financial institutions. We are committed to our purpose: we invest our hearts and minds to power human potential. Part of this commitment, and one of our core values, is the creation of a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

Successful candidates for positions in the U.S. Bank Law Division consistently provide excellent advice and guidance to clients and colleagues, on a variety of legal matters. They build trusting relationships that allow the business to make well-informed decisions. They work to attract, retain, and develop great people in an inclusive environment where each person is valued for the distinct skills and attributes they bring to the group. And they contribute to the excellence of the Law Division through meaningful collaboration, participation in the community, and investment in the development of the department.

U.S. Bank is seeking an attorney to join its in-house legal team and support the Bank’s consumer bankruptcy division. Ideal candidates will have at least 3 years of in-house or law firm experience supporting consumer bankruptcy functions, including filings, motion practice, and adversary proceedings. Specific duties related to this position include the following: advising on regulatory matters; coordinating with outside vendors and legal counsel; reviewing, monitoring, and assisting with bankruptcy litigation and the bankruptcy-related customer complaints.

Successful candidates for a position in the U.S. Bank Law Division will support U.S. Bank’s core values, which guide what we do every day:

• We do the right thing.

• We power potential.

• We stay a step ahead.

• We draw strength from diversity.

• We put people first.

We are proud that U.S. Bank has been recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company® by the Ethisphere Institute, and has been named the #1 Most Admired Superregional Bank by Fortune magazine.

In the U.S. Bank Law Division, we honor those values through our mission: “we guide our clients to remarkable results with expert legal counsel.” Our commitment is evident in the work we do, not only for the bank, but for our communities. The Law Division has received several awards for its pro bono contributions, including the Minnesota Corporate Pro Bono Council’s “Excellence in Pro Bono Award,” and we encourage our legal professionals to contribute time and expertise to pro bono work as part of their role.


Basic Qualifications

  • Law degree

  • Licensed by and in good standing with the appropriate state bar association or other appropriate state attorney licensing authority

  • Two to seven years of experience as an attorney

Preferred Skills/Experience

-At least three years in-house or law firm experience supporting consumer bankruptcy functions, including filings, motion practice, and adversary proceedings.

-Thorough knowledge of laws, regulations, and recent legal developments impacting consumer default management and collection

-Ability to analyze legal issues impacting business line clients and to provide effective advice to these clients on complex legal matters

-Ability to interact with business lines and other support groups in person and remotely

-Excellent verbal and written communication skills

-Strong commitment to client service

-Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment while balancing multiple priorities

Job: Legal

Primary Location: Minnesota-MN-Minneapolis

Shift: 1st - Daytime

Average Hours Per Week: 40

Requisition ID: 180008796

Other Locations: United States

U.S. Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating a diverse workforce.