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Senior Corporate Counsel in Seattle at Elevate

Date Posted: 6/16/2018

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Job Description

Our customer, a Food Company, is looking for a Senior Corporate Counsel to work part-time to full-time  for 12 months at its offices in Seattle.

Specifically you will:

  • Provide legal and commercial contracts coverage and advise on a broad range of commercial transactions related to the food industry.
  • Draft, review and negotiate commercial contracts and master service agreements. 
  • Work with attorneys and paraprofessionals to deliver routine legal support to the sales team.
  • Provide practical advice to the sales team when negotiating with large global customers. 

Experience:

  • Qualified lawyer with a minimum of 10 years of experience at a law firm or in-house legal department.
  • Experience in the food industry (dairy industry strongly preferred).
  • Experience negotiating and advising on commercial contracts.

Skills for Success:

  • Excellent drafting and communication skills.
  • Commercial awareness and sound business judgment.
  • Strategic and commercial thinker, with the confidence and competence to advise clients on a wide range of matters.
  • Ability to manage a large workload and work autonomously while being a good team player.
  • Ability to provide innovative solutions to legal issues.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and demanding environment.
  • Ability to seamlessly interact with senior level professionals within the Company.

Qualifications:

  • J.D. required and licensed in Washington.

Elevate is the law company. We provide consulting, technology and services to law departments and law firms. Our global team of lawyers, engineers, consultants and business experts improve efficiency, quality and outcomes for customers worldwide. Elevate’s achievements and distinctions include:

  • Ranked on the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies two years in a row.
  • Ranked as a top Global Services Provider by Chambers & Partners three years in a row.
  • Lead Partner of the FT Innovative Lawyers Awards.

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