Antitrust Counsel

Full-time 12 views
Company BCG Attorney Search Location Chicago, IL, United States

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Attorney

4-20 yrs required

Full-time

May 17, 2022

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Chicago office of our client seeks antitrust counsel with 5+ years of experience. The candidate will help the Legal team and the business understand competition law-related risks, compliance and program controls. Will focus on providing subject matter expertise and support to global business and corporate functions relating to competition law regulations. Collaborate and provide legal guidance to various legal and business teams regarding firm solutions, including addressing changes in the law that impact firm?s business. Provides support to other parts of the Legal function, the Competition Law Compliance Program and business stakeholders on: transactional competition law-related matters in client contracts; and competition law-related reviews of the company?s services and offerings. Be responsible for developing and delivering relevant competition law-related trainings and communications, as well as tools, templates, resources and guidance materials. Supports firm?s competition law program initiatives, including: Developing and delivering of competition law compliance training; Developing, reviewing and implementing competition law policies and internal controls; Planning and drafting competition law compliance communications with internal stakeholders; Working with senior management and outside counsel to conduct risk assessments, recommend improvements to the compliance program, and support the implementation of adopted recommendations; Working with internal stakeholders to build competition law compliance and monitoring tools to help Accenture executives flag, escalate and mitigate competition law risks. Provides objective, focused, practical advice and solutions to firm businesses and Legal Professionals regarding compliance with competition law regulations, firm?s Code of Business Ethics, firm?s competition law policies, and all other related policies. Collaborates with Legal colleagues and the business to identify, analyze and mitigate competition law risk. Collaborates with Legal Ventures and Acquisitions colleagues and Corporate Development to identify, analyze and mitigate substantive competition law issues. Collaborates with compliance colleagues to: (a) provide thought leadership for firm?s compliance efforts generally by staying abreast of compliance industry best practices and changes in laws and regulations; and (b) assist in the development of related policies to address business and legal requirements. Responds to and helps manage internal audits and internal investigations related to competition law issues. Provides additional support, and assumes additional responsibilities, as directed by the Managing Director Competition Law. Operates in a cost-effective manner consistent with relevant firm policies. Must preferably have knowledge of competition laws and regulatory systems around the world. Should preferably have knowledge of compliance and ethics framework for global corporations. Experience developing compliance programs, including preparing policies and internal controls; developing and conducting training; responding to government investigations; and drafting and reviewing contracts preferred. The candidate should have a JD degree or equivalent law degree (based on geography). Must have the ability to work in a multi-cultural environment and work effectively remotely and within a global team. Should have ability to work independently and collaboratively across various levels. Must have ability to prioritize and make decisions, and a high level of common sense, including the ability to see around the corner and spot risks before they materialize. Must have ability to synthesize complex legal analysis into clear recommendations. Should have strong writing and negotiation skills.

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