Commercial Counsel

New York Permanent USD200,000 - USD300,000
  • Exciting role to join a global company dealing with technology contracts
  • Dynamic legal team with opportunities for growth

About Our Client

Global technology company.

Job Description

  • Draft and negotiate complex technology agreements, including consulting services agreements, IT outsourcing agreements, software license and maintenance agreements, reseller agreements, hardware purchase agreements, hardware leases and software-as-a-services and web hosting agreements;
  • Advise management, as well as finance and other company departments on legal issues and risks, complex deal structures, approval processes, company policies, procedures and negotiation strategies;
  • Advise on IP, data privacy and data security matters
  • Advise business leaders on a wide range of legal matters in a clear and concise manner
  • Interact with internal clients on a daily basis

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • JD from a US ABA-accredited law school
  • Admission to state Bar
  • 4-8 years of experience dealing with technology transactions gained from either a top law firm's Tech Transactions Practice or in-house
  • Experience must include transactional expertise in software, data, complex licensing, outsourcing legal experience
  • High-volume technology contracts experience, drafting and negotiating technology agreements, including, consulting services agreements, IT outsourcing agreements, software license and maintenance agreements, re-seller agreements, hardware purchase agreements
  • Data privacy and data security law experience is highly preferred
  • Experience dealing with IP technology matters is also preferred
  • CIPP a plus
  • Must have experience partnering directly with clients on a daily basis
  • Team player with excellent communication skills

What's on Offer

  • Hybrid work environment
  • Competitive base salary
  • Bonus
  • Benefits
  • Flexible working model
Contact
Jennifer Pettigrew
Quote job ref
JN-042022-5419893

Job summary

Sector
Legal
Sub Sector
Attorney - In-house
Industry
Technology & Telecoms
Location
New York
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Jennifer Pettigrew
Job Reference
JN-042022-5419893