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.
Parker + Lynch Legal is assisting an established manufacturing company in the Atlanta area in its search for a Corporate Counsel with at least 8 years of experience advising employers on labor and employment law in the law firm and in-house settings.
In this position, you would counsel management and HR on all labor and employment matters, including, but not limited to, hiring and termination, employee investigations, leave management, and obligations under various laws and regulations such as ADA, FMLA, FLSA, and Title VII. Other responsibilities would include developing and providing employment law training, drafting and enforcing HR policies and procedures, counseling on employee immigration matters, negotiating and drafting various contracts, and providing assistance on other corporate matters such as M&A deals and transactions as they arise from time to time.
This position reports to the Associate General Counsel. Compensation is very competitive and includes an attractive incentive bonus and a full deck of benefits.
Please submit your resume to be considered for this Corporate Counsel position.
The Company will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Ideal candidates will have:
At least 8 years of experience advising employers on all aspects of labor and employment law, as well as general corporate law experience, including negotiating and drafting contracts and working on corporate transactions
Prior law firm and in-house experience
Excellent academic credentials
Strong research, writing, and oral communication skills and ability to work in a team setting
Strong multi-tasking skills and high attention to detail
Ability to work in the Atlanta area
Internal Number: 2750441
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