Seeking an in-house Attorney to manage trademarks, intellectual property, contracts, compliance, employment issues, arbitration, and other general legal needs of a corporation. Position requires the ability to draft and interpret vendor contracts, including license agreements, with confidentiality. Work will include coordinating legal issues with outside counsel when required, supporting corporate Secretary activities, while performing additional duties as requested by management.
Our corporate office is located south of the Spectrum. This is a part-time employment opportunity.
Possess a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school and a license to practice law in the State of California
Minimum of 5+ years relevant legal experience as described above
Minimum 2+ years experience in franchise support
Must be a confidential self-directed professional, capable of working independently with little supervision and as part of a team
History of coordinating / supervising a paralegal
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal; effective listening skills and effective work in a team environment
Experience in contract creation and editing
Ability to research unique legal issues
Be proficient in Word, Lexis/Nexis and Westlaw
Be confident to ask meaningful questions
Willingness to co-operate with others, work to the directed solution