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.
Corporate, Corporate Generalist, General Commercial/Contracts
We are assisting a leading technology company in hiring a key attorney for their growing legal department. This Counsel role is newly created to support key commercial functions, reports to the chief legal officer and offers ample room for advancement and expansion. This is a high profile role that will be critical to advancing the business objectives and growth of this late –stage, startup company.
Major Responsibilities include:
Draft and negotiate a wide range of commercial contracts especially agreements pertaining to marketing, partnership, advertising, events, talent endorsement and sponsorship
Advise the business and sales teams on data privacy, intellectual property and other legal risks and concerns
Lead compliance efforts as changes arise in applicable laws
The Ideal Candidate will have:
Excellent academic credentials and success with an esteemed law firm
3+ years’ experience in corporate governance, contracts, corporate transactions
Texas or New York Bar License
Excellent contract and commercial drafting and negotiation skills
Knowledge of marketing, advertisement, promotions, privacy, data protection, consumer protection
Tech industry and/or prior in-house counsel experience
Strong ties or desire to reside Texas
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