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Maritime and Transportation Attorney in Miami, FL

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Company name

Ryder System, Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Maritime and Transportation

Years of Experience

Min 4 yrs required


USA Miami, FL

Date Last Verified

May 11,2018

Posted on

Mar 24,2018

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Senior Counsel Duties: Provide support, legal counsel, and advice to management of Ryder’s Supply Chain Solutions (SCS) and Dedicated Transportation Services (DTS) divisions, including drafting and negotiating customer contracts, advising operations groups on commercial matters, managing disputes, and handling regulatory compliance.

Qualification and Experience

Requirements: JD Degree from a top-tier law school. 4+ years experience at a large law firm or corporate law department focusing on corporate transactions or complex commercial litigation. Experience negotiating, drafting, and counseling clients. Sound legal judgment and effective negotiating skills. Practical and resourceful and able to communicate advice clearly. Solid presentation skills. Ability to: Develop good long-term working relationships internally and externally. Handle numerous matters simultaneously, think critically, and work in fast-paced business environment. Persuade, synthesize, and accommodate conflicting viewpoints. Proven background identifying and understanding legal issues and assessing and managing business and legal risks (Advanced level). Member in good standing of a state bar (Florida Bar not required). Legal generalist position with primary responsibility for preparing, reviewing, and negotiating various commercial and vendor agreements and providing guidance to management of Ryder’s SCS and DTS divisions. Develop in-depth understanding of the SCS and DTS divisions’ strategies and operations. Identify risks and propose alternatives to mitigate risks. Manage commercial disputes including engaging and supervising outside counsel.

Additional info

Requisition ID: 2018-52835

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Ryder System, Inc.
11690 NW 105th Street
Miami, FL 33178