Job Details

Employment Attorney / Finance - General Attorney in Columbus, OH

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Company name

Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Finance - General
Labor & Employment
Real Estate
Tax - General

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


USA Columbus, OH

Date Last Verified

Sep 21,2017

Posted on

Aug 14,2017

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Assistant General Counsel Duties: Provides high level of expert advice on complex legal matters in area of responsibility and/or leading a group that provides specialized expertise. Actively identifies and logically assesses potential legal risks in ambiguous, unique, and/or complex business situations. Creates valuable risk management recommendations leveraging sound risk assessment information to further achievement of business objectives. Drafts necessary legal documents and develops conclusions and recommendations. Assists clients in addressing situations of high legal exposure or risk; understands overall business risk tolerance and considers it in the context of risk management strategies and actions. Creates practical and effective solutions to legal issues with no established precedent; develops creative solutions to unique legal problems. Takes the lead role in negotiations that are extremely complex, strategic or sensitive in nature. Understands the business client’s position and needs. Considers the long-term business and strategic consequences of possible outcomes. Delivers difficult messages or news, or challenges the client when necessary; responds to client challenges to advice directly and effectively. Establishes a wide network of relationships; builds rapport with associates at all levels within OCLO and the business client. May train or mentor less experienced attorneys or paralegals on procedural or legal issues. May be responsible for direct day-to-day OCLO departmental operations, including associate performance management, salary planning and administration, training and development, workflow and organizational planning, hiring and placement, and disciplinary actions. Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree from an accredited law school. Maintains an active license in the state in which the position is located. 8+ years of relevant legal experience. Has significant experience with or knowledge of an area of law; complex legal practices and procedures. Considered the subject matter expert regarding a specific product, service or specialty (employment, finance, regulatory, real estate, securities, tax, etc.). Sound business acumen and knowledge of the business goals and objectives as they relate to the matter at hand. Based on role, this position understands staff/team coaching and development techniques. Strong oral and written communication skills for contacts with all levels of management and clients. Analytical ability to interpret various real estate development related contracts, statutes and regulations. Decision-making ability to set work priorities and make recommendations. Ability to lead, initiate, organize and coordinate complex projects that cross functional or business lines. Takes the lead role in negotiations that are extremely complex, strategic or sensitive in nature. Based on role, has leadership and management skills: team building concepts, motivating and influencing.

Additional info

Job ID: 47087

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Nationwide Mutual Insurance Company.
1 Nationwide Plaza
Columbus, OH 43215