Corporate General Attorney / Litigation General/Commercial Attorney in Carlsbad CA
Years of Experience
Min 1 yrs required
Carlsbad,CA, United States
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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The candidate will assist in directing the work of the Company’s legal team to effectively manage the Company’s day-to-day corporate and commercial legal matters. Manage, draft, review, edit and negotiate various types of commercial contracts and administer the contract review process, including the delegation and management of contract review from negotiation to execution. Support all levels of the Company’s corporate and commercial functions. Assist in managing the Company’s extensive intellectual property portfolio, including enforcement of intellectual property rights. Serve as a legal point of contact when questions arise from the business. Develop and modify practices, policies and procedures to conform with business requirements and maintain compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Assist the Company’s legal team with litigation and claims. 1 + year of experience in a major law firm or in a company’s in-house legal department is required. Advanced communication skills and ability to understand, interpret and convey to others business, technical, legal and financial information. Ability to confidently work independently with minimal supervision, while adapting quickly to and learning in a rapidly-changing environment. Strong organizational skills with a proven ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment while meeting deadlines. Comprehensive understanding of business needs and resourcefulness and reliability in handling and completing matters. Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school with excellent academic credentials required. License to practice law in California or ability to obtain the California Bar’s Registered In-House Counsel designation. Should works closely with Corporate Counsel and General Counsel in order to provide the Company’s management with effective legal advice on Company strategies and their implementation. Must be able to effectively handle the day-to-day legal work of the Company as assigned by the Corporate Counsel, while demonstrating an ability to grow into a more managerial role. Must be involved in complex business transactions and scenarios.