Job Details

Associate Counsel

Company name

APL, Ltd.

Organization Type


Job Type


Years of Experience

5-10 yrs required


Newport Beach, CA

Date Last Verified

Mar 17,2018

Posted on

Mar 08,2018
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Associate Counsel The candidate will be responsible to 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, with an emphasis on labor and employment law matters. Establish and maintain relationships with key internal stakeholders to ensure proactive legal involvement and solicitation of assistance. Participate in litigation matters, investigations, and contract negotiations as required. Advise management on legal matters in order to safeguard the organization against legal liability. Ensure proper support of CMA CGM Group Code of Conduct compliance efforts, including policy setting, enforcement, training, follow-up of EthicsPoint complaints and internal investigations. 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.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have JD degree from accredited law school; admission to state bar association(s) with 5-10 years of legal experience in law firm or corporate law department. The ideal candidate will have substantial experience working on labor and employment law matters in a union environment. Licensed to practice law in the State of California or admissible based on in-house counsel admission rules. Advanced negotiation and project management skills. Should have advanced analytical, problem solving, decision making and coping skills.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
APL, Ltd.
16220 North Scottsdale Road
Suite 300
Scottsdale, AZ 85254

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