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Contract Law Attorney / Corporate - General Attorney in Ashburn, VA

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Company name

Verizon Communications Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Contract Law
Corporate - General

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required


USA Ashburn, VA

Date Last Verified

Dec 01,2017

Posted on

Nov 15,2017

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Staff Counsel The candidate will work closely with business clients to help formulate business, technology and network needs and requirements and develop them into clear and focused term sheets. Will advise clients with respect to the need to protect firm’s confidential information, particularly in the context of dealing with public entities. Draft and negotiate NDAs as necessary. In collaboration with various internal groups, translate term sheets into definitive agreements by structuring and drafting agreements that effectively address the company’s needs while taking into account legal and regulatory considerations. Engage in direct contract negotiations with private and public entities. Draft, review and negotiate RFx’s, NDA’s, MOU’s, LOI’s, trial/pilot agreements, license agreements, SOW’s, SLA’s, consulting agreements, and commercial agreements and government contracts, addressing complex public/private contracting issues. Provide commercialization and sales guidance and support and counsel product and sales teams with respect to all go-to-market materials. Lead, manage and coordinate product review for legal and regulatory issues including telecommunication, wireless, network, behavioral advertising, privacy, information security and other high-tech related issues. Coordinate with and provide support to subject matter experts to help evaluate privacy, export control, global clearance, security, anti-trust and accessibility focused product reviews. Proactively identify and mitigate any areas of risk. Advise firm business leaders on legal matters impacting the business.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have JD degree and 6+ years of work experience. Must have 6+ years of relevant work experience. Should have Bar membership and needed licenses. Must have 6+ years of years of legal experience with a law firm and/or in-house. Must have transactional experience including relevant public sector contracting. Experience within the communications or wireless technology industry is preferred. Experience with public-private partnerships is preferred. Knowledge of the telecommunications industry and the relevant legal and regulatory issues is preferred. Experience with public-private partnerships is preferred.Experience with technology clients, preferably in the areas of big data, internet services, Open Data, governmental contracting is preferred. Exceptionally strong written and oral communication skill is preferred. Proficient computer and technical skills, including information systems such as Confluence along with collaboration tool is desirable.

Additional info

Job # 470515

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Verizon Communications Inc.
22001 Loudoun County Pkwy
Ashburn, VA 20147-6105