The Corporate Counsel--Commercial Contracts will join the growing legal team and will support a varied array of the Company’s fast growing businesses while also interacting with and supporting various groups across the company. The primary focus will be commercial contracting including support for FBN’s internal procurement team, real estate and facilities teams, IT teams, HR and recruiting. A secondary focus will be assisting others on the Legal team and all other teams as the need arises for drafting and advising support. This will provide the attorney with broad exposure to FBN’s diverse business activities and educational and growth opportunities beyond the primary focus.
J.D. Degree. Must be a member of good standing of a state bar, preferably California or Illinois. Strong academic credentials.
3-5+ years of corporate law experience, preferably including at a law firm. In-house experience is a plus.
Team attitude that no job is too big or too small. Thrives in an environment where you need to roll-up your sleeves and own outcomes.
Ability to strike sensible and practical balance between legal risks and business needs.
Adept at working in a fast-paced, high activity environment with smart and creative people.
Familiarity with technology transaction license agreements preferred.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively work with various departments and levels within the organization (including senior management) and manage cross functional teams, including finance, marketing, sales.
Excellent judgment, attention to detail and ability to handle sensitive and confidential information.
Proactive and entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to adapt and contribute to a constantly evolving business.
Familiarity with contract management systems and demonstrated commitment to