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Senior Corporate Counsel (Bay Area or New York)

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


​Our client, a highly successful, late stage private technology company, has exclusively retained Solutus Legal Search to assist with the addition of a high-quality senior level 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 -8+ 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:

  • Lead and manage drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a wide variety of commercial agreements.
  • Work closely with 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.
  • Manage the 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.

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