focuses on representing the Firm in connection with a variety of contractual matters, including providing assistance to partners and other internal clients on the Firm’s client engagement letters, access letters, non-disclosure agreements, business associate agreements, and other commercial, vendor and client-facing agreements. The Staff Attorney may be expected to work with client’s counsel and procurement departments in handling contractual dispute resolution. Candidates seeking a non-traditional or flexible work schedule may be considered pursuant to the Firm’s flexibility strategy.
Juris Doctorate (JD) degree (required.
Experience: The candidate should have the following background and attributes:
Proven record of professional excellence and achievement with a minimum of 3 years of experience as a practicing attorney in good standing at a law firm or as an in-house corporate attorney required
Experience drafting, reviewing, negotiating, and advising on a variety of contracts, including with clients, vendors and other third parties strongly preferred
Demonstrated record of excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills and ability to work independently or as a team member required
Experience working effectively within a demanding, deadline-driven environment required
Member of a Bar in Good Standing required.
Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Demonstrated record of providing substantive/technical legal advice and support to clients;
Strong project management skills, including ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and effectively to completion;
Positive client-service attitude;
Detail oriented, with excellent organizational skills;
Exercises good judgment;
Ability to issue spot and summarize key points succinctly;
Ability to be flexible and adaptive;
Ability to maintain the highly confidential nature of information;
Ability to work effectively both independently and within a team environment.
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