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Corporate - General Attorney / Real Estate Attorney in Beaverton, OR

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May 04, 2021

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


Beaverton, OR, United States
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Real Estate >> Real Estate
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Assistant General Counsel, Direct Stores & Services
Duties: Review, draft and negotiate a wide range of agreements and documents for Direct Stores & Services business teams as they continue to transform retail function to support and drive growth; and will provide strategic counseling on consumer issues in retail channels serving. Will advise and counsel NA business leaders on consumer protection legal matters that may impact retail operations and digital retail products (including, warranties, notice, pricing, advertising etc.) and understanding on how to build these legal requirements into digital products. Will take an active role in reviewing, drafting and negotiating lease agreements with some of largest landlords, and serve as a critical issue point of support for Contract Specialists and Paralegals responsible for lease administration. Transaction types range from retail real estate lease agreements, vendor agreements, digital retail platforms, license and retail services agreements to evolving areas such as online to offline services. In addition to handling the legal work on important transactions, will advise and counsel business managers on a wide-range of legal and process issues associated with our compliance team with internal control processes, and management of business relationships. Along with others in the Legal team, will contribute knowledge and experience toward efforts to reengineer delivery of legal services to improve quality, efficiency and service levels using traditional and new model legal service providers. Under the supervision of VP, Legal, Will work directly with the leaders of the Vice Presidents and Senior Directors of the Direct Stores & Services business, as well as other leaders and business managers in the organization. Will partner closely with Global NDSS, Digital Product Legal, Brand Marketing, Privacy, Direct Digital Commerce and other supporting functions. Provide experience representing corporations in commercial transactions and general business law.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: JD Degree. Member, in good standing, of at least one US State Bar and willingness to meet the requirements of membership in the Oregon State Bar through in-house counsel, reciprocity, or other avenue. 5+ years' experience in the practice of commercial transactions that include a significant consumer retail component. 4+ years' experience in Retail Real Estate transactions. Law firm experience in one or more of the following specialty areas is preferred: real estate, retail, consumer protection and counseling, information technology, advertising technology. Experience in a corporate legal department of a retailer is preferred. Substantive knowledge of law related to consumer protection in the digital and retail environment. Sound risk assessment capabilities in rapidly evolving digital and retail areas. Strong teammate and ability to work cross-functionally in a complex organizational structure. Demonstrated ability to learn business requirements quickly, analyze legal and commercial risks and propose creative solutions. Ability to communicate effectively and succinctly, both verbally and in writing, with technology and business personnel at all levels.

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