Is an adept negotiator and has experience of successfully navigating tricky negotiations with much larger clients.
Acting as trusted advisor to founder and SLT. Training & development of non-legal professionals (e.g. sales teams).
Has worked across many jurisdictions from a commercial perspective including EMEA and AP.
Has worked across technology, consulting and professional services businesses.
In-house Legal Counsel
Role: In-house Legal Counsel
Job type: Permanent
Preferred work pattern: 2-3 days a week
Locations: South East/Hybrid
Salary: £100,000 – £150,000 FTE
Profile & experience
A magic circle qualified lawyer with over 10 year’s PQE. Following a successful career in practice, they moved in house where they have been for the past 7 years, working initially for a global organisation before progressing to a standalone In-house Counsel role for a dynamic scale-up business.
Whilst their main focus has been commercial, as sole In-house Counsel they are adept at handling all areas of the law including employment law, data protection, risk management, M&A and intellectual property.
In addition, they possess outstanding stakeholder management skills, are comfortable business partnering with the SLT, contract negotiations and training of non-legal professionals within the business.