General Counsel

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Katy, TX

Industry: Manufacturing

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Less than 5 years

Posted 43 days ago

  by    Ashley Harris

This job is no longer available.

General Counsel

Job Summary

This position will be located in Houston Texas and will report to the President/COO.

Responsible for negotiating, writing, reviewing, summarizing, researching and executing a wide variety of agreements and related documents for all in house entities and their clients. Such documents will include including marketing agreements, employment agreements. Lease and Sale Agreements, Brokerage and license agreements, real estate leases, confidentiality agreements, non-disclosure agreements and other general business documentation as required both domestically and internationally.

The candidate should have passed the Texas Bar and have 1-5 years minimum experience in Corporate Law.

Primary responsibilities

  • Negotiate, write, and offer counsel on contracts.
  • Offer counsel on a wide variety of legal issues.
  • Research and be POC on disputes as directed by the business.
  • Work alongside management in Strategic Business Units, Marketing, Brand Communication, Sales, Human Resources, Corporate Alliances and the International Divisions.
  • Meet and manage legal deadlines.
  • Advise executives on contract review and legal risks prior to the Businesses execution of Contracts
  • Provide assistance with global joint ventures, strategic partnership deals, and mergers and acquisitions as directed by Senior management
  • Draft terms and conditions in agreements.
  • Ensure legal objectives are met.
  • Research unique legal issues impacting the organization by identifying applicable statutes, judicial decisions, and codes.
  • Keep abreast of legislative changes that may affect the company and its affiliates.
  • Perform pre-litigation work.
  • Review advertising and marketing materials to ensure compliance with legal requirements.
  • Develop solutions to complex legal questions.
  • Provide training and updates to company and its affiliates on substantive legal topics.

Aries Building Systems is a fully integrated commercial space provider specializing in constructing, selling and leasing modular buildings and turnkey solutions. Aries is a Licensed General Contractor in over 24 states and currently has offices throughout the US and Canada. Geographically our offices stretch from New England to Southern California and Michigan to South Texas and Florida. We continue to show year over year growth due to our experienced management team and strong financial backing and are seeking an experienced In House Counsel to help support our growing business.

Aries Building Systems is an equal opportunity employer that offers a casual work environment with a competitive salary, 401K, major medical, vacation and sick days.

Salary

$80K - $100K
$80K - $100K base, Medical, Vision, Dental, 401k bonus