Sorry! This position is no longer available!

Corporate Counsel, Litigation

Reston, VA
Full Time
Practice Areas: Litigation Job #: JR105942 Exp.: 3 - 6 Years
Job Details:
The Corporate Counsel, Litigation will play a key role in actively handling the Company's litigation, dispute resolution, compelled disclosure, eDiscovery, and patent licensing issues. This position is a great opportunity to litigate cutting-edge cases in the growing cloud computing space. The position will report to Salesforce’s Senior Director, Litigation.

  • Actively handle and manage Company litigation, including patent, commercial, class action, and employment cases
  • Work directly and collaborate with outside counsel on litigation and pre-litigation matters
  • Help manage eDiscovery process, run document collections and legal holds, and work with counsel and the eDiscovery team to complete discovery
  • Be a resident expert on eDiscovery methods, rules, and requirements, as well as record management best practices
  • Help manage the subpoena response function within the Legal Department

Required Skills and Experience:
  • Undergraduate and law degrees
  • 3-6 years combined experience in law firm and/or in-house legal department with deep experience in litigation, including taking and defending depositions, arguing in court, and taking cases to trial
  • Familiarity with patent litigation, including infringement and invalidity issues as well as USPTO proceedings
  • Experience handling commercial and/or employment cases, including resolving issues prior to active litigation
  • Experience in all facets of eDiscovery, including legal holds, preservation, collections, and production
  • Desire to join rapidly growing company and tackle novel legal issues
  • The ability to excel in a fast-paced, rapid-growth environment

Soft skills: The candidate must be tactful, discreet, have strong communication skills, the ability to work both independently and collaboratively in a team environment, and display excellent judgment combined with practical business sense

Experience/Skill Desired:
  • Familiarity with implementation of records management programs and collaborating with eDiscovery to build best practices
  • Experience working with eDiscovery software
  • Salesforce will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

Upload Your Resume
Upload your resume on Attorney Jobs in USA to allow featured employers to find you.

Upload Your Resume

Post A Job Now
If you are an employer, we encourage you to post your job vacancy on our site.

Post A Featured Job