The Attorney provides legal counsel and support to internal team members regarding commercial and real estate litigation matters. This includes drafting and reviewing legal documents, reviewing requests, answering internal questions, and managing legal databases. Legal research, discovery planning and execustion, and content management and review are common activities. This position leverages a Juris Doctor degree, familiarity with US or UK common law, and the ability to read and understand contracts, regulations, and legislation.
Attorney will contribute to the overall success of the organization in the following ways:
Legal Compliance: Ensure the organization operates in accordance with relevant laws and regulations, minimizing legal risks and potential liabilities.
Risk Management: Identify, assess, and mitigate legal risks associated with business activities, contracts, and operations.
Contract Management: Review, draft, and negotiate contracts to protect the organization's interests and ensure favorable contractual relationships.
Dispute Resolution: Represent the organization in legal disputes to achieve favorable outcomes and minimize financial and reputational harm.
Intellectual Property Protection: Safeguard the organization's intellectual property rights to maintain a competitive advantage and market position.
Employee Relations: Provide guidance on employment law matters to ensure fair practices and compliance with labor laws.
Corporate Governance: Establish and maintain proper corporate governance practices, ensuring compliance with regulations and supporting strategic decision-making.
- Legal research databases and resources
- Document management systems
- Case management software
- Contract management tools
- Intellectual property management software
- Legal documents, contracts, and agreements
- Legal research and analysis
- Requests for legal advice or opinions
- Reports on legal issues and risks
- Updates on changes in laws and regulations
- Legal opinions and recommendations
Drafted contracts, agreements, and legal documents
- Representing the organization in legal proceedings
- Resolutions and settlements of legal disputes
- Intellectual property registrations and protections
- Compliance reports and documentation
- Direct handling of litigation matters involving commercial litigation and personal injury defense
- Claims response and oversight
- Support to Operations, including but not limited to contract negotiation, legal risk analysis, local law complaince
Sample Event-Driven Tasks
- Contract Dispute Resolution
- Data Breach Incident
- Regulatory Investigation
- Intellectual Property Infringement Claim
- Employment Discrimination Complaint Handling
- Product Liability Litigation
Sample Scheduled Tasks
- Contract Review and Negotiation
- Legal Research and Analysis
- Compliance Monitoring and Reporting
- Contract Renewal and Amendment
- Legal Research on Regulatory Updates
- Compliance Audit Preparation
Sample Infill Tasks
- Legal Document Drafting
- Due Diligence
- Training and Knowledge Sharing
- Legal Memorandum Writing
- Intellectual Property Portfolio Management
- Legal Training Content Development