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Government and Government Relations Attorney in Redmond, WA

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Company name

Microsoft Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Government and Government Relations

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


USA Redmond, WA

Date Last Verified

Nov 02,2017

Posted on

Jul 06,2017

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Part-time Attorney The candidate will be responsible for providing front line legal support for public sector cloud services focusing on compliance, certification, and global ecosystem issues. Will be serving in front-line compliance and engineering support for firm Azure Government and other related Azure products and services. Counseling and advising clients on a wide variety of complex and developing government cloud related legal, security, regulatory and compliance issues. Structuring, drafting and negotiating legal documents relating to the compliance support for government cloud services. Advising on government cloud certification and compliance processes, escalations and incident management. Supporting the Azure legal team on cross group compliance, certifications/audit, and global ecosystem issues. Developing new government cloud service compliance policies and guidelines and related external messaging. Collaborating with legal department colleagues and policy specialists on a variety of legal and regulatory issues.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a JD degree or license to practice law in the US. Must have 4+ years as a practicing commercial attorney. Solid experience working with federal, state, and local governments and government procurement laws and regulations related to information technology, information security, or cloud computing essential. Background in technology, intellectual property, and/or commercial transactions needed. Law firm experience or in-house experience at a large company is a plus.

Additional info

Job number: 9176

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Microsoft Corporation
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052-6399