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If you’re entrepreneurial, business-minded and always craving the next challenge, we would love to have you join us on our mission to shape the future of law.
Our lawyers benefit from a self-directed practice, flexibility, top tier peers and access to the world's largest and most innovative clients - all with a full suite of benefits and professional development resources.
Currently, we're on the hunt for an exceptional Legal Counsel to join our ranks for project-based work in Basel, Geneva or Zurich.
Swiss university degree in law. An LLM and/or Swiss bar exam is a great plus;
At least 3 years proven experience in commercial law within the FMCG or industrial sector;
Strong commercial contracting skills;
The ability to work onsite or remotely with our international clients;
Fluency in English and German. French would be a strong asset;
Proactive and strong analytical competence;
Ability to take on large international projects.
The responsibilities for this role will include:
Providing high quality legal advice and support on corporate law matter in a fast-paced environment;
Drafting and negotiating a wide variety of commercial contracts, including supply, distribution, purchasing, service and technology licensing as well as outsourcing agreements;
Advise on day to day legal needs;
Working with and advising business clients directly, as well as providing guidance and practical solutions for various corporate policies.
Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.
With over 2,000 (and growing) Axiomites based around the world, we seek to live up to the New York Times’ prediction that: “A more sweeping transformation may be on the horizon. And it may look a lot like Axiom”.
Our company is ranked #1 in business of law, innovation in corporate strategy and innovation in law firm efficiency by the Financial Times.
Internal Number: 29276
Featured by the National Law Journal in their cover story "The Rise of the New Model Firm," Axiom is changing the way attorneys work and offering corporations a new way to work with them. Axiom offers attorneys sophisticated work and a more self-directed practice.