Corporate Lawyer

Category: Other Roles

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Corporate Lawyer Job Responsibilities
A specialized Corporate attorney to serves as an in-house counsel and handle all complex legal matters and projects. They ensure the legality of commercial transactions and advise the company on legal rights and duties.

Corporate Lawyer Duties

  • Consult and handle all corporate legal processes (e.g. intellectual property, mergers & acquisitions, financial/securities offerings, compliance issues, transactions, agreements, lawsuits, patents)
  • Develop company policy and position on legal issues
  • Research, anticipate and guard company against legal risks
  • Guide managers and ensure compliance with rules and regulations
  • Structure, draft and review reports and other legal documents
  • Represent company in legal proceedings (administrative boards, court trials etc.)
  • Draft and administer all contracts
  • Negotiate deals and attend company meetings

Corporate Lawyer Skills and Qualifications

  • Proven comparable law firm experience
  • Proven background on corporate law (contract law, tax law, accounting, securities law, bankruptcy, intellectual property rights, licensing, zoning laws)
  • Excellent negotiation and communications skills
  • Administrative and managerial skills
  • Analytical ability and strong attention to detail
  • Computer skills
  • Current licence to practice law
  • BS degree in Law