In-House Counsel (Senior) Lawyer Job in Ontario, Canada

Posted on:
March 31, 2021

We are working with a highly successful technology company known for its innovative platform and visionary team. This is a tremendous opportunity for a talented lawyer to work on international deals in a flexible work environment.

Job Description – In-House Counsel (Senior) Lawyer

Due to ongoing growth, our client is seeking to add a Senior In-House Counsel lawyer to their team in Ontario. The Senior In-House Counsel will provide comprehensive legal support to all business units and teams. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of eight years of corporate law experience, ideally gained at a top-tier law firm or leading company.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Draft and negotiate commercial contracts and provide general legal counsel to the company’s various departments.
  • Oversee the data privacy compliance program and risk management program.
  • Assist with M&A, employment law, intellectual property, and real estate matters as needed.

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • LL.B. or J.D. degree (or equivalent).
  • Good standing with a Canadian Law Society.
  • 8+ years of corporate law experience, ideally gained at a top-tier law firm or leading company.
  • Experience providing legal support to an international business.
  • Exceptional communication and writing skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and proven quality of work.
  • Excellent time management and interpersonal skills.

For more information or to apply for this position, contact:

Miriam Leung, Director

mleung@thecounselnetwork.com

647.317.1610

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