Legal Counsel Job Description

[Insert company name here] is an established and successful law firm specializing in [insert key areas of focus here]

We’re looking for a Legal Counsel to serve as a resource for employees in order to ensure compliance with applicable legal and regulatory requirements and to minimize exposure arising from claims.


Roles & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Partnering with the business team to help identify opportunities to drive the business forward, e.g. negotiating and closing important commercial and supplier agreements/developing legal processes and templates to support commercial and sourcing models
  • Providing Legal & Compliance training to teams and helping them identify and navigate risks that may arise during the course of doing business
  • Applying legal and business judgment to proposed deals, relationships, and other issues requiring legal or compliance attention
  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating strategic business agreements and transactions
  • Advising the business on compliance, privacy, antitrust, and advertising or promotional matters
  • Supporting the management of disputes and litigation
  • Managing outside counsel and managing budgets when brought in to assist


About you

  • Must be a licensed attorney with strong law school performance
  • Should have at least [insert number of years] years of relevant legal experience with [insert significant industry]
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to lead individuals and obtain results through others
  • Ability to analyze and resolve complex legal issues or complaints
  • Ability to make effective and persuasive speeches and presentations


What you’ll get in return

The firm offers a generous benefits package along with compensation based on experience level and client orientation.

  • Competitive compensation based on experience
  • Medical insurance plan
  • Dental insurance plan
  • Vision insurance plan
  • Contribution to life insurance plan
  • 401k profit sharing
  • Parking reimbursement
  • Social, charity, and wellness events


To apply for the role or have a confidential discussion, contact us on [insert recruiter email address] or [insert recruiter phone number]