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Senior Counsel/Lead Commercial Counsel (San Francisco Bay Area)

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

Description

Our client, a cutting-edge consumer finance technology company, has exclusively retained Solutus to assist in their hiring of a Sr. Counsel/Lead Commercial Counsel to join their growing legal team.

In this role, you will jump into a lean and nimble team and handle a broad range of commercial, business development, and transactional legal matters across the entire organization.

The successful candidate will have 6+ years of experience drafting and negotiating complex SaaS agreements. Experience drafting and negotiating commercial agreements involving financial services and/or businesses in a heavily regulated environment is a big plus.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Providing legal and strategic guidance to assess and mitigate legal risk by building a deep understanding of the business and collaborating with internal clients to support their goals.
  • Reviewing, draft, and negotiate commercial contracts, including master service agreements, software licenses, SOWs, consulting services agreements, and other purchase agreements.
  • Developing processes and templates for commercial transactions to support and drive the business.
  • Assisting on deals in the capital markets space (experience in this space, while helpful, is not required).

This is an exceptional opportunity for a highly motivated and creative attorney who is excited by challenges, to take on interesting work and tackle ambiguity and innovative legal challenges at a highly sought-after, leading fintech company. The culture is terrific and the legal team is world-class! Compensation is competitive and includes equity.

Interested candidates may contact us at search@solutuslegal.com for consideration. Candidates applying directly to the company will be redirected to Solutus for consideration.

Ref. #617-SLS

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