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Legal Counsel
Legal Counsel
  • Posted on 2018-10-19 Dublin, Ireland
  • The Legal Counsel is responsible for leading corporate strategic and tactical legal initiatives. The Legal Counsel provides senior management with effective advice on company strategies and their implementation, manages the legal function, and obtains and oversees the work of outside counsel. The Legal Counsel is directly involved in complex business transactions in negotiating critical contracts and in Merger & Acquisition processes.

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Responsibilities

  • Collaborating with management to devise efficient defense strategies
  • Specifying internal governance policies and regularly monitor compliance
  • Give accurate and timely counsel to executives in a variety of legal topics (partnerships, international ventures, corporate finance, labor law etc.)
  • Research and evaluate different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations
  • Apply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advise on possible legal issues
  • Communicate and negotiate with external parties (regulators, external counsel, public authority etc.), creating relations of trust
  • Draft and solidify agreements, contracts, and other legal documents to ensure the company’s full legal rights
  • Deal with complex matters with multiple stakeholders and forces
  • Provide clarification on legal language or specifications to everyone in the organization
  • Conduct your work with integrity and responsibility
  • Maintain current knowledge of alterations in legislation

Qualifications

  • Law degree (LLB, LLM)
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a law firm or corporate environment
  • Experience working on matters of corporate governance and with a board of directors
  • International Corporate and Commercial law knowledge
  • Experience in directing strategy and managing complex litigation cases
  • Experience as M&A attorney
  • High degree of professional ethics and integrity

Preferred qualifications

  • Experience in multinational companies
  • Experience in online advertising or iGaming

Supervisory Responsibility

This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities but does serve as a coach and mentor for other positions in the organization.

If you think this role is for you, please send us your CV. We do not require a cover letter, but you may send one to support your application if you wish to do so.