Compliance, Contracts, Technology TransactionsJob #: 2021-13753 Exp.: 3+ Years
Position Responsibilities We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual for the position of Assistant Counsel in the Office of General Counsel.
This position will report to the Senior Counsel and have a portfolio that focuses primarily in the areas of research agreements, procurement, contract review and development, other areas of the law that may arise and are assigned by the Senior Counsel and Associate Counsel.
Admission to the New York State Bar.
J.D. from an accredited law school with a record of strong academic performance.
At least three years of experience practicing law, preferably in a higher education setting or with higher education clients.
Experience with research agreements and compliance, contracts, technology transactions.
Skill and Abilities
Must approach work with a commitment to excellence, and inspire confidence with all constituents.
A record of stellar academic credentials.
Proven record as a motivated self-starter.
Ability to work independently and thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple concurrent demands.
Must have the ability to provide sound legal advice, develop creative solutions, and exercise good business judgment.
Superb communication and writing skills.
Must represent the College in an ethical and professional manner.
Excellent time management and prioritization skills.