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Advantage Solutions is looking for an experienced attorney to join the legal department in Irvine, California. The attorney in this role will advise Human Resources and senior management on employment, compliance and litigation matters.
The Assistant General Counsel position is under the supervision of a Vice President of the legal department, and is responsible for handling a wide variety of employment, compliance and litigation matters including:
Partnering with Human Resources in providing advice and counsel to business leaders;
Proactively identify and implement compliance initiatives across all 50 states and overseas;
Working on the company's strategic initiatives;
Advising the organization about government regulations and legal obligations;
Investigating and responding to charges from administrative agencies;
Overseeing and coordinating discovery, brief writing and motion practice;
Assisting support team in responding to subpoenas; negotiating settlements;
Working with and managing aspects of compliance and litigation matters, including evaluating, directing outside counsel, investigating and handling claims and lawsuits;
Developing litigation plans and strategies regarding discovery and legal expenses to ensure cost effective claim and expense resolution;
Working with paralegal and third party administrator to manage general liability claims and;
Managing affirmative recovery program.
J.D. from a top law school with strong academic performance.
Member of the California State Bar and currently in good standing.
Required Work Experience
At least 7 years of experience at top law firm or similar in-house experience in employment litigation.
About Advantage Solutions
Advantage Solutions is one of North America’s leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. Advantage Solutions services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.
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