17 days old

Legal Specialist

Atlanta, GA 30308
JobTitle: Legal Specialist
Job ID: 362298_en-us
Salary Range: 0.0- 0.0
Job Category: Legal
Employment type: Full Time

Position Description:

POSITION PURPOSE
This position provides professional legal support by assisting supervising attorneys with a wide range of tasks. Depending on the assigned dept, it may involve litigation, transactional/contractual or regulatory support. Specialists will draft legal and business communication, participate in the administration and negotiation of contracts, general file and database management, gather documents and respond to litigation requests, assist with regulatory filings, respond to customer legal inquiries by involving the proper legal department.

MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
  • 18% Conduct legal research/research business problems and provide recommendations as to course of action; respond to clients legal inquiry under the supervision of counsel; review legal documents (e.g., deeds, contracts, subpoenas) to identify key issues
  • 18% Under supervision, draft business/legal communications typically using template forms (e.g., contracts, discovery, regulatory filings, cease/desist letters)
  • 18% General file/database management - maintain complete and accurate electronic and paper files for all assigned matters
  • 18% Gather relevant documents for contract negotiation/drafting, litigation responses, regulatory filings
  • 18% Negotiate settlement of smaller matters (e.g., small-claims litigation, low regulatory fines) or negotiate smaller contracts/ amendments/statements of work
  • 10% Other tasks as assigned by supervisor
    NATURE AND SCOPE
    • Position reports to Attorney, Sr. Attorney, Counsel or Sr. Counsel
    • No direct reports
      ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS

      Environment:
      • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
        Travel:
        • Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.

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Posted: 2020-10-09 Expires: 2020-11-08

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