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Associate General Counsel

Company name

Verizon Communications Inc.

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Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required


Basking Ridge, NJ

Posted on

Feb 13,2018
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - Tax
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Associate General Counsel The candidate will focus on transaction and telecommunication taxes. Conducting research on all state and local tax matters (income, transaction, property, payroll, etc.) arising from mergers, acquisitions, new product launches or offerings, compliance matters, and the like. Advising the Tax Department on the state tax treatment of firm services and purchases. Advising and reviewing the state and local tax aspects of internal reorganizations and M&A. Managing state and local tax controversies, developing strategies and arguments related to those controversies, preparing and filing protests, and working with outside counsel when appropriate. Drafting document production, interrogatories, and other various discovery requests and responses. Drafting briefs and various motions typical in motion practice. Utilizing e-discovery knowledge to aid with handling receipt of discovery and service of discovery complex litigation matters. Working with the firm Tax Policy group to review state and local income tax legislation. Must have Law Degree and Member of Bar of one state (NJ or NY Bar preferred). Should have 7+ years of experience handling state and local taxes. Experience with Discovery/Procedural Motions is needed. Strong Finance and litigation background is desired.

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Job # 478674

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Hiring Coordinator
Verizon Communications Inc.
One Verizon Way
Basking Ridge, NJ 07920