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Axiom is the global leader in high-caliber, on-demand legal talent. With over 2,400 employees spanning North America, the UK, Europe, and APAC, we enable corporate legal departments to drive efficiency and growth to adapt to a demanding new era.
Axiom empowers you to take control of how you work while contributing your expertise to the world's best companies.
Currently, we're hiring Product Counsels to join us.
Specifically, you will:
Counsel our F500 clients on a range of issues including regulatory, marketing, intellectual property, and data privacy to help internal stakeholders meet company goals.
Act as primary legal advisor for product and engineering teams, supporting them on projects from design to launch on new features, products and services, and programs
Counsel product, marketing, engineering, and other business teams on legal issues related to the provision of integrity products to help ensure compliance with consumer protection laws, privacy laws and regulations, and other legal requirements
Provide legal advice in areas including data protection/privacy laws, intellectual privacy law, internet laws and regulations, consumer protection laws, and other global legal frameworks.
Review global products, features, platforms and initiatives to provide practical legal risk mitigation strategies for products across multiple jurisdictions
Remain up-to-date on relevant industry, consumer protection, and advertising laws and regulations to ensure an ongoing ability to provide compliance advice.
Develop strong, collaborative relationships with the business.
Have access to a full suite of benefits including paid time off, healthcare and professional development resources, and many more!
Ideal candidate & requirements:
Experience at a technology company as a product counsel, advising on consumer protection, privacy data security, Internet law, and IP law.
5+ years of experience at a top law firm or in-house department with a focus on product or R&D.
A demonstrable passion for technology and ability to understand complex business models and product use cases quickly.
Experience taking on projects involving different subject matters, and working with cross-functional organizations.
Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills with the ability to coherently and strategically present information and recommendations to product and engineering teams.
Ability to travel to work on-site in Seattle and an active membership with the WA State Bar.
Axiom is a leader in diversity, inclusion, and social engagement. Diversity is core to our values and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, offering access to a variety of professional development programs and continuing legal education opportunities.
Since 2000, we’ve reached legal professionals globally and been committed to reimagining legal work. 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.
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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