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 Generalist, General Commercial/Contracts, Outside Counsel Management
Reimagine your legal career
Axiom is the global leader in expert, on-demand legal talent. With thousands of top lawyers and legal professionals in our talent network across 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 is seeking Advisory Counsel to support clients across a variety of practice areas, including but not limited to corporate transactions, privacy, labor & employment, IP, real estate, and litigation. Successful candidates will demonstrate the following:
At least 10 years of experience in both Am Law 100 law firms and F100 in-house environments, with extensive client contact.
Deep subject matter expertise in your area of practice within the areas highlighted above. The ability to offer clients expert advice and guidance as needed.
Preference for, and comfort with, working on an as needed and unpredictable hourly basis to advise clients; ability to maintain a varied schedule.
Must be actively barred in the state in which you live.
The responsibilities for this role will include:
Advising clients directly and/by providing entrepreneurial, pragmatic, and business-oriented counsel at a subject matter expert (SME) level.
Comfort practicing independently, autonomously, and entrepreneurially for multiple clients. Excellent time management, communication and responsiveness, and judgment required.
The ability to ramp up quickly and excel in short, high-intensity engagements with the goal of establishing long-term relationships.
Defining a scope of work and timeline for projects, based on client needs; comfort communicating with clients regarding project status and changes to projected timeline; skilled at managing client’s expectations.
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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