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Associate Attorney Contract Abstraction

Company name

Thomson Reuters

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Aug 17,2018

Posted on

Aug 07,2018


USD 27 Hourly

Years of Experience

Max 4 yrs required


Eagan, MN
Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Associate Attorney, Contract Abstraction The candidate will help provide contract drafting and management, corporate governance and due diligence, corporate secretarial and compliance risk management services, document review, legal research, business and competitive intelligence services, litigation support services, intellectual property and patent litigation services to leading American and European multinational companies. Using legal skills to review, analyze and abstract a wide range of contracts including Patent License Agreements, IT Procurement Agreements, Web Hosting Agreements, Confidentiality Agreements, Software and Data License Agreements, Vendor Services Agreements, Master Services Agreements, Statements of Work, Purchase and License Agreements, Sponsor Research Agreements, Inter Institutional Agreements, Supply and Distribution Agreements, Staffing, Consulting and Teaming Agreements, Lease Agreements, Estoppels and SNDAA and other commercial contracts. Act as a team player while working with a team of lawyers on several abstraction and due diligence projects involving the agreements described above. Provide professional, timely, and prompt service and responses to the Delivery Managers so that they can support the Client Contact and the Sales team. Manage deadlines without delivery delays and consistently re negotiate deadlines (when necessary) well in advance of originally scheduled deadline; escalate client issues promptly and appropriately; consistently complete real time client call notes. Attend and participate actively in mandatory and non- mandatory training and certification courses.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a JD. 0 – 4 years of related experience is required. Good analytical and logical skills. Attention to detail. Must be computer savvy and knows at least basic MS Excel/ Word functionalities. Able to learn and adapt to different contract management platforms. Knowledge of English/Grammar enabling efficient comprehension of clients' documents, codes, abstracts and other deliverables. Good written and verbal communication skills. Responsiveness - Sensitive to client deadlines. Ability to co-operate and work as a team member and encourage colleagues, maintains positive attitude contributing to team morale.

Additional info

Requisite number: JREQ109400

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Thomson Reuters
610 Opperman Drive
Eagan, MN 55123

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