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Robert Half In-House Counsel in Phoenix, Arizona

Description

In-house counsel provides legal research and advice and other legal assistance as directed by the general counsel (GC), deputy GC and other senior-level lawyers in the corporate legal department. This position also may provide counsel to management within the company and coordinate with outside legal counsel. Depending on the industry or size of the company, in-house counsel may be placed in a specialized division within the legal department, such as litigation, real estate or regulatory compliance.

In-house counsel must have a juris doctor (JD) and excellent analytical, communication, diplomatic, research and writing skills. Employers may hire candidates straight out of law school for this position or require that they have one to three years of experience working for a law firm or corporate legal department.

Typical duties include:

  • Researching and analyzing law for the preparation of legal memoranda

  • Performing due diligence for a potential transaction involving the company

  • Representing the company in a court of law, administrative body or tribunal

  • Analyzing and summarizing legal documents

  • Negotiating with outside parties, outside counsel, vendors and clients

  • Anticipating and mitigating potential legal problems involving the company

    Requirements

  • Active AZ license- good standing

  • Juris doctor (JD)

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