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Corporate Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel (Bay Area or New York)

Location
San Francisco Bay Area, California
Job Type
Full-time
Practice Areas
Technology & Commercial Transactions,
Company Name
Solutus Legal Search
Job Title
Corporate Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel (Bay Area or New York)

Description

​Our client, a pre-IPO technology company, has exclusively retained Solutus Legal Search to assist with the addition of a high-quality commercial attorney to its legal team. This role reports directly to the General Counsel, who is outstanding.

The ideal candidate for this role will have 6+ years of experience drafting commercial agreements, including software/SaaS, partnership, reseller, referral, consulting, NDAs and MSAs. A combination of law firm and in-house experience is preferred. The ideal candidate will have a passion for partnering with sales and closing deals.

Responsibilities include:

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a wide variety of commercial agreements.
  • Providing legal support to the Sales teams, including assisting with questions and coordinating privacy and security reviews.
  • Counseling Product, Engineering, Marketing and Security teams on issues related to new and existing products and documentation.
  • Maintaining commercial playbooks and form clause libraries. Assisting with continuous improvement of templates of agreements and the contracting process.
  • Creating and conducting legal trainings.
  • Identifying and implementing new policies, processes and procedures to manage legal and business risks.
  • Advising on intellectual property and privacy law.

The ideal candidate will have strong legal and business judgment, strong analytical skills and be detail oriented. A track record of initiative, collaboration and problem-solving skills is highly valued. The company culture is supportive and the team is highly collegial and values team building and having fun while doing great work. This is a fantastic opportunity to work on cutting-edge issues and have a direct impact at this growing technology company.

Solutus Legal Search has been retained on an exclusive basis for this search partnership. Interested candidates may contact us at search@solutuslegal.com for consideration. Candidates applying directly to the company will be redirected to Solutus for evaluation.

Ref. #642-SLS

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