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.
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 for a Corporate Technology Lawyer to join us.
Candidates will possess the following:
10 - 15 years of experience in commercial and regulatory matters within an in-house institution and/or law firm setting
Experience negotiating and drafting a wide range of commercial and technology transactions – specifically SaaS (software-as-a-service) licensing and distribution agreements, cloud computing, hosting, hardware purchase and sale, and various other IT related agreements
Ability to work onsite in Mississauga and member in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario
The responsibilities for this role will include:
Provide legal counsel on diverse contract matters affecting day-to-day business operations; advising and resolving legal matters within corporate legal policies.
Reviews, drafts and negotiates various corporate contracts, such as master services, subcontractor, nondisclosure, marketing, distributor, reseller, purchasing, consulting and event agreements.
Assists on matters related to patent, trademark, and other intellectual property matters.
Supervise a legal team of lawyers, paralegals and support personnel; Liaise and coordinate relationships with outside counsel.
Counsel management leaders, develop best practices, policies and procedures.
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.
Axiom will accommodate persons with disabilities in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, and in accordance with the Human Rights Code. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities will be provided at each stage of the recruitment process. If you have a disability and require accommodation to complete the application form, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org. In addition, if you are invited to participate in an interview stage, please inform us if you require special accommodation at the time of your invitation for an interview.
Internal Number: 31764
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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