Corporate Counsel

Confidential Company  •  Atlanta, GA

Telecommunications

$213K - $225K
Posted on 09/14/17 by Melissa Byman
Atlanta, GA
Telecommunications
$213K - $225K
Posted on 09/14/17 by Melissa Byman

Our client is the world's largest specialized wireless distributor, serving mobile device manufacturers, wireless operators and

retailers.

They are seeking a Corporate Counsel that will report to the VP – Legal & Compliance, and will provide commercial, legal and regulatory counseling in support of the company’s global Device Protection line of business. 

The Corporate Counsel will interface with the VP – Legal & Compliance, the senior leadership team, other attorneys and business clients, and provide advice and guidance related to business law, complex transactional matters, insurance regulatory law, critical commercial contracts related to the device protection and wireless industries, sales, purchasing and distribution agreements and other corporate legal matters.

 This position will be located in the greater Atlanta area.

Preferredqualifications - knowledge, skills and experience:

Ø Prior in-house experience desired.

 

5 to 8 years of corporate legal experience at a top law firm and/or corporate legal department, as well as general corporate experience with a focus on business law, negotiation of complex commercial contracts and leading and handling sophisticated commercial transactions.

Ø Experience in reinsurance, device protection/wireless, retail/distribution, or financial services industries and/or a start-up company is also desired.

Ø Bi/multi-lingual strongly preferred

Ø A combination of prior in-house and top tier law firm experience; 

Ø Experience with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and other related matters;

Ø Experience with corporate governance matters; and

Ø Prior interaction with Boards of Directors and other senior executive leaders, serving as a counselor and advisor on key legal issues and strategy.

Ø Ideal candidate will be located in London, Singapore, the greater Atlanta area, or another major metropolitan U.S. city.

A J.D. from an accredited law school and a strong academic background and admission to the appropriate bar association required.

A highly competitive compensation including bonuses. Don't miss this opportunity to do highly sophisticated transactional work in a sophisticated growing company committed to a great culture and an industry that is positively impacting and growing as an industry leader. Out of state candidates are urged to apply, our client will gladly relocate qualified attorneys meeting all requirements.

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