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Robert Half Senior Counsel in ROSEMONT, Illinois

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Robert Half Legal is partnering with a rapidly growing corporation operating in the environmental solutions industry that is looking to hire a Senior Counsel with at least 5-7+ years of experience to become the first in-house attorney for the company. This Senior Counsel will be groomed to become the General Counsel. This Senior Counsel will be responsible for a managing the legal function including assisting with commercial contracts management, labor/union collective bargaining matters, employment & HR matters, equipment leases, and some general corporate legal matters. The salary for this position is between $180-200K plus a 25% bonus target and full benefits. In addition, this position will be working 100% REMOTE. The ideal candidate will have at least 5+ years of experience working in-house and have experience with a unionized company. Don't miss out on joining a phenomenal, growing organization while stepping into a future role as a General Counsel.

Senior Counsel Responsibilities:

  • Manage day to day complex legal matters where considerable legal judgment, experience, and/or independent reasoning is required.

  • Review and advise on a broad range of legal matters including, but not limited to, employment, leases, risk assessment, safety, etc.

  • Support the organization as needed with assistance and communications related to contract drafting, review, completion, and compliance.

  • Lead collective bargaining agreement negotiations.

  • Draft and negotiate various complex agreements, such as (but not limited to) Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA), Consulting Agreements, Vendor Agreements, etc.

  • Develop and supervise the maintenance of legal template documents to be utilized by the Company.

  • Oversee all litigation including, but not limited to, contract disputes, employment, and safety.

  • Assist with providing legal advice to Human Resources when necessary.

  • Perform ongoing analysis to anticipate and guard against potential legal risks.

  • Establish and implement processes and procedures for all legal aspects of the Company including, but not limited to, HR, Fleet, Safety, etc.

  • Lead and/or assist with Mergers and Acquisition matters.

  • Maintain and update corporate records as required.

  • Assist with maintaining state registrations with outside vendors (where applicable).

  • Manage outside counsel effectively, efficiently, and consistent with applicable budgets. Work creatively with outside counsel to minimize fees and costs.

For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to Justin Rambert, AVP - Permanent Placement at justin . rambert @ robert half com

Requirements

  • JD required

  • 5-7+ years of experience as an in-house counsel

  • Experience with Labor/Union collective bargaining

  • Experience with employment/HR matters

  • Experience with commercial contracts and equipment leases

  • Experience managing outside counsel

  • Experience assisting with M& A activities

  • Trucking/transportation industry experienced preferred or other similar very unionized industries

For immediate consideration, please email your resume directly to Justin Rambert, AVP - Permanent Placement at justin . rambert @ robert half com

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