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Corporate, General Commercial/Contracts, Intellectual Property
Payment services provider is seeking a Junior In-House Counsel to add to its legal department. This position is located in the company’s Lehigh Valley, PA office. The ideal candidate will assist in the managing of litigation and/or transactional matters by providing research, advice and other legal assistance. This individual, under the direction of the General Counsel, will provide counsel to management within the company and act as a liaison with outside legal counsel.
Reviews contract documents as assigned
Assists in legal issues analysis, research and opinion memoranda as assigned
Reviews and modifies business policies and procedures when needed
Assists in pre-litigation matters including but not limited to settlement negotiations, employment and coordination of outside counsel
Knowledge of Intellectual Property and technology law
Provide support as a general resource for various business units as assigned
0-2+ years of relevant legal experience desired; in-house experience a plus
Active Member of the State Bar (or pending)
Knowledge of financial services a plus; familiarity with Visa/MasterCard regulations
Excellent interpersonal, written and communication skills
Excellent legal research and writing skills
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail is a must
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and establish goals
Ability to work in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment
Proficiency with general Microsoft Office applications
Proficiency in Westlaw
Applicants must provide law school transcripts from accreddited law school.
Internal Number: JRCNSL 1064
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