Job Details

Corporate Counsel

Company name

APL Logistics

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 21,2019

Valid Through

Oct 04,2019

Posted on

May 20,2019

Years of Experience

2-4 yrs required

Location

Scottsdale, AZ, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Corporate Counsel
Duties: Ensure timely, cost effective delivery of quality legal advice and counsel to support internal clients on a broad range of domestic and international legal issues. Establish and maintain relationships with key internal stakeholders to ensure proactive legal involvement and solicitation of assistance. Participate in litigation matters and investigations as required. Advise management on legal matters in order to safeguard the organization against legal liability. Manage outside counsel when retained to (i) respond to high demand for legal services, (ii) address issues requiring special expertise and (iii) represent the Group’s interests in litigation. Includes evaluating and developing strategy with respect to complex issues and resolving disputes through negotiation or litigation while minimizing adverse publicity and monetary exposure, maximizing recovery and preserving on-going business relationships with customers, vendors and other third parties. Adapting to the requirements of the Group and its stakeholders, including responding to and addressing the needs and requirements of other team members. Support Business Units, Functions and Regions with legal advice and representation necessary to achieve business objectives and minimize risk. Manage external legal counsel to ensure that the company’s interests are protected and costs minimized. Deliver improved policies, procedures or documents aligned to the objectives of the Group Legal strategic work plan, striving for best practices. Provide timely, accurate, cost effective and well-organized advice to business clients within the Group. Support Code of Conduct compliance functions, in terms of policy setting, training, enforcement, and internal investigations. engage with business clients and become an integral part of the business and commercial processes of the Company.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD degree from accredited law school; admission to state Bar associations, as required. 2-4 years of broad-based legal experience in law firm or corporate law department. Licensed to practice law in the State of Arizona or admissible based on in-house counsel admission rules. Advanced analytical, problem solving, decision making and coping skills. Strong understanding of corporate business needs, including finance and risk management. Strong oral and written communication skills including the ability to articulate complicated issues in a manner that others can understand. Outstanding interpersonal skills including the ability to interact effectively with global clients and customers. Advanced negotiation and project management skills. Global or regional work experience. Native Level English: Reading, Writing, and Speaking. Second Language Preferred, with a strong preference for Chinese, Hindi, German, Japanese or Spanish. Additional Bar Admission Preferred: a European Union jurisdiction, India, China, or a LTAM country. MBA or other advanced degree. Computer Programming Skills.

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Ref. 190000TW

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
APL Logistics
16220 N. Scottsdale Road
Suite 300
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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