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Senior Counsel (Commercial) – San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay)

Job Type
Practice Areas
Technology & Commercial Transactions,
Company Name
Solutus Legal Search
Job Title
Senior Counsel (Commercial) – San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay)


Our client, a global industry leader in low latency networks and distribution of financial markets data has exclusively retained Solutus to assist the executives in their hiring of a senior attorney for their in-house legal team.

The ideal candidate will have 7+ years of legal experience advising on a broad range of commercial transactions with a strong background in customer contracts. Experience with fintech, B2B technology, telecommunications or financial services companies is preferred.

Responsibilities include:
• Working with executives, engineers and sales teams on all legal aspects of bandwidth and market data distribution customer agreements,
including streamlining the contracting process and managing related systems integrations.
• Drafting, negotiating, and advising global business teams on a variety of commercial agreements.
• Supporting the continuous improvement of standard form agreements and processes.
• Collaborating on special projects across a spectrum of business, legal, and strategy.

Culture fit with our client and the legal department is essential. The successful candidate will be comfortable in a fast-paced environment, responsive, business-minded, team-oriented and pragmatic. This candidate will also have the ability to learn quickly, take initiative and be resourceful. S/he/they will be well-organized with strong time management skills.

Hours and benefits are fantastic and include fully-paid family medical and dental, subject to a generous cap. The legal team is a highly valued partner in the business and this candidate will have the opportunity to make direct and impactful contributions.

Solutus has been selected as the exclusive representative on this desirable search. Interested candidates, please submit resumes to search@solutuslegal.com for consideration. Resumes submitted directly to our client will be forwarded to Solutus for review and evaluation.

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