ACC is committed to compliance with all applicable equal employment laws. ACC In-house Jobline listings may not explicitly or implicitly discriminate on the basis of any prohibited factor.
Listings on the ACC In-house Jobline are for in-house attorney positions only. While we do not accept non-attorney corporate job listings, if you are hiring a corporate legal operations professional, contact LawDepartmentOps@ACC.com. By posting a job on the ACC In-house Jobline or using the service as a job seeker, you are agreeing to comply with our Terms and Conditions, including those relating to discrimination. The system administrator may delete postings, which do not comply. Employer postings removed by ACC are not subject to refund.
We are very interested in your thoughts as we continue to develop the ACC In-House Jobline to better serve your needs. If you have questions about ACC In-house Jobline, please call our helpdesk at: 1-888-491-8833 Ext. 1125 (Extension Required).
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
About Princeton Legal Search Group, LLC
Princeton Legal Search Group, the most trusted name in legal executive search, specializes in the placement of General Counsel level candidates and other exceptionally qualified attorneys with in house legal departments across a wide range of industries throughout the United States. We place attorneys in full time positions in all practice areas. We have offices in Princeton, New Jersey and Red Bank, New Jersey.
Our Higher Education Division works closely with the leadership at college and university clients to understand particular institutional requirements and to then deliver world class attorneys.
We deliver top tier partner and associate talent to our law firm clients - from local boutique law firms to large regional, national and global law firms with multiple offices.
Integrity, honesty, adherence to the highest ethical standards and optimum quality are the hallmarks of our company.