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Corporate - General Attorney / Litigation - General Attorney in Kansas City, MO

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Company name

H&R Block Services, Inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Practice Area

Corporate - General
Litigation - General/Commercial

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required

Location

Kansas City, MO

Date Last Verified

Aug 16,2018

Posted on

Apr 24,2018

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Ref: 276313BR Corporate Counsel- Litigation The candidate will provide legal advice to firm and its subsidiaries on a variety of legal issues, primarily in the area of litigation. Coordinate with VP, Deputy General Counsel and other members of the Legal Department to advise the Company on a variety of legal matters, primarily in the area of litigation. Resolve various legal issues by litigating or negotiating conclusions, or by otherwise responding to regulatory and other inquiries, complaints and disputes. Prepare legal positions by researching issues and reviewing documents. Achieve legal objectives by gathering pertinent information, identifying and evaluating options and choosing a course of action. Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, benchmarking state-of-the-art practices and/or participating in professional societies. Contribute to team effort by timely meeting commitments and working smart with minimal supervision. Effectively manage outside counsel. Must have Juris Doctorate degree plus license to practice law in one or more states. Passed or willing to apply for Missouri Bar. Should have 5+ years of experience in the practice of law with an emphasis on litigation. Legal research skills is needed. Understanding and previous use of a Windows-based computer system with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint is must. Experience handling a broad range of litigation and eDiscovery matters is preferred.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
H&R Block Services, Inc.
4400 Main Street
Kansas City, MO 64111