Job Details

Counsel

Company name

WESCO International, Inc.

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 07,2018

Posted on

Feb 20,2018

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required

Location

Pittsburgh, PA
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - M&A
Corporate >> Corporate - Securities and Capital Markets
Labor & Employment >> Labor & Employment
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Counsel The candidate will manage a broad range of legal matters with a focus on litigation and dispute resolution involving customers, suppliers, employees, and other third parties. Will collaborate with business leaders and cross-functional teams to effectively mitigate commercial risks, support corporate strategies and business objectives, and effectively advise and train business personnel concerning day-to-day commercial, contractual, compliance and other corporate matters. Handle and lead a variety of legal matters, including complex legal matters, and projects. Lead project teams and cross-functional groups. Supervise and provide direction to other team members. Provide practical and actionable advice to management on legal matters, developments and changes in laws and regulations, develops policies and ensures compliance in those areas. Negotiate, draft, and review legal documents and agreements to accomplish business objectives.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have a J.D. degree with excellent academic credentials. Must be a PA licensed attorney with a diverse legal background and 6+ years (8+ years preferred) of experience handling a variety of complex commercial and dispute-related matters. Should have significant experience in a law firm, preferably a national or major regional firm, or in-house department, preferably for a large corporation. Must have subject matter expertise in one ore more practice areas, including business litigation, commercial law and sales, mergers and acquisitions, employment law, securities and financing, etc. Complex legal document drafting, review, and negotiations skills are required.

Additional info

Job #: IRC190541

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
WESCO International, Inc.
225 West Station Square Drive
Suite 700
Pittsburgh, PA 15219

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