Our client a multinational corporation providing IT & Tech services seek to recruit a Legal Counsel for its UK legal team.
This role will be an integral part of the continued growth of UK operations, both in terms of existing service lines and new growth areas. The role, which will be based in London & will focus on the UK business and involving daily exposure to clients and senior management.
The Legal Counsel is responsible for the coordination and management of legal issues involving UK operations. You will collaborate with local (outside) counsel as required on issues of local law.
Day-to-day responsibilities will include providing support on technology and outsourcing contracts, as well as other issues that arise on a daily basis. The Legal Counsel will be responsible for the legal review and negotiation of commercial agreements with clients in a broad range of industries. You would also work on all phases of deals, ranging from the proposal/bid review stages, right through to final negotiation and post signature issues,
The ideal candidate will have demonstrated post qualification experience in private practice or as in-house counsel. Commercial law experience is essential both in terms of commercial law and a commercial attitude.
Candidate must be UK qualified, ideal PQE would be circa 10 years although candidates with less or more experience would be considered based on experience.
This role is initially offered on a 12 month interim basis at a daily rate subject to experience.
If you feel you have the level of experience and availability to be suitable for this role please send your CV for consideration.
Chadwick Nott Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.