Commercial & Technology Transactions Attorney 8/20/2016

Engage Attorneys Washington, DC

Company
Engage Attorneys
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28889838
AJE Ref #
575945465
Location
Washington, DC
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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If you're an innovative attorney, with exceptional credentials, seeking to be on the cutting edge of the legal industry, we'd love to have you as a pioneering member of our team.

Engage Consulting Attorneys are a select group of sophisticated lawyers who work alongside other exceptionally qualified attorneys in support of blue-chip clients. Our attorneys bring world class in-house and law firm experience to a practice that provides self-determination, freedom, and flexibility while receiving excellent compensation and full benefits, including paid time off, healthcare, and professional development.

We're looking for an extremely well qualified Transactional attorney to serve as a consulting attorney to our blue chip clients. Candidate should have:

* At least 5 years of experience at a top law firm or in-house department with a focus on commercial and/or technology transactions
* Experience drafting and negotiation complex commercial agreements
* Knowledge of legal issues in complex business transactions
* Experience counseling on applicable laws and risk mitigation strategies
* The ability to collaborate across functions and regions

The responsibilities for this role will include:

* Drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide variety of commercial agreements to meet business and legal needs
* Drafting, reviewing and negotiating complex technology transactions involving softwarelicensing, data analytics services, cloud hosting services, R&D, data privacy, and data security.
* Managing a large volume and variety of transactions, negotiating standard and complex corporate and commercial agreements and balancing legal and business risks
* Collaborating with sales, client development, marketing, finance, HR, IT, and other departments to analyze business and legal risks.
* Assisting in the management of contract documentation flow, approvals, and reporting consistent with internal processes.
* Providing ongoing legal support for area of responsibility.
* Investigating, managing and proposing resolutions to customer disputes and other conflicts.
* Assisting in the development and maintenance of contracttemplates for sophisticated commercial transactions.
* Conducting training of personnel on various legal and compliance topics.

Engage/LegalPartners is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.

Engage is an alternative model legal services organization - a modern take on legal practice. Our select group of consulting attorneys - alumni of top law firms and in-house legal departments - work directly with our blue chip clients in a capacity similar to a management consultant - fully integrated with legal organizations for a finite period of time per engagement, providing sophisticated legal counsel. As part of the LegalPartners family, we have benefited from experience gained over nearly 20 years of connecting world class attorneys with sophisticated clients.

Please send all resumes to careers@engageattorneys.com.

For more information, please visit www.EngageAttorneys.com.