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General Counsel

Company name

ZocDoc, Inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

May 18,2019

Valid Through

Aug 31,2019

Posted on

Apr 13,2019

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

New York City, NY, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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General Counsel
The candidate will oversee the operations of the legal team to effectively serve contract needs, prioritize tasks, and support and advise on other other company-wide initiatives; determine the optimal balance between an internal team and external counsel, and staff appropriately. Oversee the selection, retention, management and evaluation of outside counsel; Architect and ensure compliance with all company legal templates, including our Terms of Use, Privacy Policy, PIIA, Employment Contract, etc. Proactively and creatively evaluate and advise on risk factors impacting business decisions and anticipate unique legal issues that could impact the company. Support communications and negotiations with external parties (i.e. regulators, external counsels, vendors, etc.), creating relationships based on trust. Maintain knowledge and anticipate alterations in legislation and develop the organization's policies on industry-specific issues, corporate governance and regulatory affairs. Advise on legal aspects of the company’s financing, including assessing and advising on current and future business structures and legal entities. Set performance objectives for the Legal team and collaborating with peer teams with respect to their objectives as they relate to legal or regulatory considerations (e.g., compliance). Serve as a strategic thought partner to the Management team regarding corporate matters including board resolutions, equity compensation, and entity structure. Should have 15+ years of progressive legal experience working in corporate law with 5+ years working in-house. Experience with e-commerce, consumer technology and/or marketplace companies that have experienced remarkable scale is a plus. Broad, direct experience with a variety of legal matters, including strategic business agreements, commercial contract negotiation, information security and compliance, privacy, corporate governance, intellectual property rights and in helping companies understand and shape government policy / regulations is required. Health Care experience a plus.

Company info

Hiring Coordinatorservicezocdoc.com
ZocDoc, Inc.
70 Lafayette Street
3rd floor
New York City, NY 10013

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