Job Details

General Counsel

Company name

Vantage Deluxe World Travel

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Sep 15,2019

Valid Through

Dec 29,2019

Posted on

Jun 13,2019

Years of Experience

7-10 yrs required

Location

Boston, MA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Government and Government Relations >> Government and Government Relations
Labor & Employment >> Labor & Employment
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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General Counsel
Responsibilities: Work with Human Resources to ensure all policies and procedures meet all areas of Legal Compliance. Ensure that all contracts for the Company are accurate, include Company standards and Quality requirements and work with the management team to ensure the ROI is achieved. Manages (with minimal intervention with outside counsel) all legal matters that involve Vantage or its operating companies within approved budgets. Participate in the definition and development of corporate policies, procedures and programs and provide continuing counsel and guidance on legal matters and on legal implications of all matters. Identifies and mitigates risks, problem solves, and proposes prompt, clear and practical strategic advice and solutions regarding the Company’s commercial transactions, including direct contact with regional customers on an escalation basis. Serve as key lawyer/legal advisor on all major business transactions, including acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures. Oversees civil litigation. Advises Senior Management as to litigation and settlement strategies. Judge the merits of major court cases filed against or on behalf of the company, work with the appropriate executive(s) to define a strategic defense and approve settlements of disputes where warranted. Selection, retention, management and evaluation of all outside counsel. Advise on legal aspects of the company’s financing including assessing and advising on current and future business structures and legal entities. Ensures that all “nexus” issues are addressed such that the operating companies are not exposed in any jurisdiction to unfavorable tax rulings, whether domestic or international. Reviews and assesses on an ongoing basis the global corporate structure of each operating company in order to minimize legal and tax exposure. Reviews (and modifies as appropriate and keeps current) all standard contracts used by either operating company so as to ensure that all agreements being used completely protect the company’s interests. Working with Senior Management, assists in the evaluation and due diligence for any potential business and real estate acquisitions that either operating company may consider. Manages all issues related to patents, trademarks, service marks and other registrations as appropriate, including internet domain names. Works with Senior Management to oversee estate/succession planning for principal shareholder. Undertakes all legal work with respect to real estate closings for either company and/or the principal shareholder of the companies. Maintains all minute books, shareholder records, and related matters for related entities.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree with Bar admission. Licensed to practice law in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. 7-10 years’ in practice with 5+ years in-house corporate counsel experience. 5 years’ experience in Human Relations compliance and workforce management. Contract law expertise and proven success in civil litigation prevention, preparation and management. Experience with international legal matters and demonstration of sound judgment when to engage with external counsel operating outside of the United States. Knowledge of Microsoft Office, Contract Management and Document Management Systems.

Additional info

Job ID: 27237379

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Vantage Deluxe World Travel
90 Canal Street
Boston, MA 02114-2031

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