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Corporate Counsel

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In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Saint Louis, MO

Date Last Verified

Aug 22,2017

Posted on

Jul 15,2017
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Corporate Counsel The candidate will provide legal advice and counsel to various corporate constituencies in designated functional areas and operating units. This position will primarily be responsible for ensuring the competent and timely provision of legal services across a broad range of activity, including commercial transactions, litigation, general corporate and preventative law initiatives. Manage and assist their clients with resolving all legal issues pertaining to various corporate, transactional, regulatory, and litigation matters in a manner consistent with the company’s business philosophy and strategy, and in compliance with legal and regulatory requirements. Prepare and negotiate contracts to which the company is a party and ensure that they properly protect the company’s interests and objectives. Provide timely and accurate interpretations of the various laws and regulations affecting company’s businesses to management and operating personnel; keep them apprised of the types of action that require legal consideration. Monitor and keep management and operating personnel abreast of the existence and impact of judicial and regulatory developments affecting potential legal exposures and compliance obligations of the company. Provide ongoing strategic planning, guidance and consultation regarding potential and actual disputes. Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school required. Admission to at least one state bar in the United States required. Previous Westlaw experience required. 5+ years of relevant experience in a business law firm or in a corporate law department with a proven record of professional excellence and achievement required. Intermediate level proficiency in Microsoft Office products required (i.e. Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) required. Outstanding interpersonal skills and superior verbal communication skills and excellent writing & drafting skills required.

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