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Staff Attorney - Transactions

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Public Interest

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

3-5 yrs required

Location

Saint Louis, MO

Date Last Verified

Aug 03,2017

Posted on

May 26,2017
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Staff Attorney - Transactions The candidate will be responsible for coordinating contract requests and approvals, drafting contracts, performing legal review for all contracts and managing fully signed contracts to meet all external legal and regulatory requirements and internal policies and procedures. Follows internal policies, standard operating procedures, and state and federal regulatory requirements related to contract management and compliance with applicable law. Receives requests for new contracts and amendments and solicits approvals from firm leaders. Obtains requests for proposals and fair market value opinions. Consults with firm leaders and other firm employees to draft cost-efficient and compliant contracts. Negotiates contract language with vendors to accomplish business and legal needs of firm. Negotiates legal terms with vendors on designated contracts. Performs legal review of all contracts and provides approval for designated contracts. Provides legal advice and performs legal research pertaining to contractual and compliance issues to firm leaders and other firm employees. Actively manages hundreds of contracts to ensure contract expiration notices are received and acted upon by responsible parties 90 days prior to contract expiration. Organizes and documents work electronically through the use of a contract log, electronic filing system, and electronic contract management database. Assists with updating and maintaining the electronic contract management database. Handles inquiries about contracts and the contracting process. Proactively seeks innovative ways to streamline operations and follows through on implementing new processes. Performs other tasks as requested by the Managing Attorney – Transactions or the Senior Managing Attorney – Transactions. Must have 3-5 years of contract experience. should be license to practice law in Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma or Wisconsin.

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Job Number: 17007043

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