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Our client, a dynamic Fortune 500 technology driven company, is seeking an experienced attorney who will have primary responsibility for commercial transactions for two significant business units. This role, based in Shanghai, will have the following responsibilities:
Provide business and legal advice to fast-growing high-tech business
Review, draft and negotiate a broad range of commercial, IP and other contracts
Perform risk analysis, provide actionable insight and recommendations
Work with management and sales force to ensure understanding of legal and contract concepts and implications, development of negotiation roadmaps, and proper review and approval of non-standard terms and conditions.
Contribute to the development of business unit policies and practices.
Create, implement and improve processes to mitigate risk, reduce inefficiencies and improve responsiveness; advise on special projects
Provide training and develop programs to protect IP and accomplish business goals.
Perform general legal research and due diligence in connection with the above
Candidates must have the following qualifications to be considered:
At least eight years of legal experience with a focus in the following areas:
-Commercial matters and transactions
-Transactions involving the sale, licensing purchase or IP assets
-Licensing (including software licensing)
-Financing and M&A transactions
-Understanding of intellectual property law
-Excellent negotiation skills including first-hand experience of leading negotiations with parties across multiple jurisdictions
-Work experience in law firm and/or in-house legal departments of multinational corporations
-Excellent Mandarin and English
Additional Salary Information: A strong compensation package will be offered.
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