Senior Associate General Counsel - Transactions
The candidate responsibilities will include: Review, draft and negotiate a range of vendor, partner and other business agreements, including contracts for services, non disclosure agreements, license agreements, and professional service agreements. Advise and educate business partners about various legal issues affecting business transactions, especially those pertaining to intellectual property, privacy, data security, limitations of liability and indemnification obligations as well as those specific to the consumer and small business financial services industries. Contribute to post-transaction management of vendor and partnership relationships. Advise business partners regarding the handling of disputes arising from contractual relationship. Assist the vendor management team in guiding business partners through the diligence and contracting process. Review and update current contractual templates and assist in the drafting of new agreement templates, as needed. Assist in other transactional matters (strategic partnerships, M&A, etc.), as needed. Assist in corporate governance matters, including updating and maintaining minute books and corporate records (board consents, LLC agreements, etc.). Liaise with regulatory and compliance counsel to ensure compliance with applicable laws and regulations. Manage outside counsel on various corporate and transactional matters, as necessary to accomplish legal and compliance objectives. Must have a Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school and admittance in good standing with at least one state Bar. Should have 3-5 years of relevant experience at a law firm and/or as in-house counsel. Experience working directly with business partners is a plus.