Assistant General Counsel

Surefox North America - San Francisco Bay Area, CA

Full-timeEstimated: $130,000 - $170,000 a year

Surefox North America (http://www.surefox.com) is an all military veteran company that is interested in hiring an Assistant General Counsel who can work with the General Counsel to oversee the compliance and risk management activities for our organization. The successful candidate will be responsible for making sure that company contracts follow policies and legal guidelines. He or she will also work with our General Counsel to ensure that the company is always in compliance with industry employment and business process laws, as well as the company’s contractual obligations. He or she will also review any labor and employment matters that arise. He or she will report directly to the General Counsel. To the extent that any such matters arise, he or she may manage any litigation or potential litigation under the guidance of the General Counsel.

Requirements

  • Have/Maintain California Licensing (or Registered In-House Counsel Status), Required
  • At least 2 years of experience in any or all of the following legal areas: labor and employment, business and finance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, Required.
  • Former Military Officer or JAG, Preferred

Responsibilities

  • Provide accurate legal guidance to the General Counsel on all matters that affect the company
  • Manage the compliance, risk management, and legal services
  • Attend legal counsel meetings related to the status of any matters regarding future direction of the company, pending mergers and acquisitions, changes in policy, litigation matters, and labor and employment matters
  • Create/Amend contracts
  • Ensure that the company is in compliance with all current applicable case law, statutes, regulations, and licensing requirements
  • Handle claims against the company in pre-trial setting under the direction of General Counsel

Job Type: Full-time

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Practicing Law: 5 years (Required)