The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) is the world's largest organization serving the professional and business interests of attorneys who practice in the legal departments of corporations, associations, nonprofits and other private-sector organizations around the globe.
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 SeniorLegal Counsel to join our ranks for project-based work in Geneva.
Swiss university degree in law. An LLM and/or Swiss bar exam is a great plus;
At least 7 years proven experience in commercial law;
Strong commercial contracting skills;
The ability to work onsite or remotely with our international clients;
Fluency in English and French. German 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 international 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: 31678
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.
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