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Job Title: Commercial Counsel (MICHIGAN, USA) ( ID: A5314 )
Career Category: Antitrust, Commercial Contracts, Legal, M&A
Posted Date: 2011-05-25
Location: Michigan, USA
Description:  
Our client, a leader in the chemical industry, with over 100, 000 employees, and a presence in most countries worldwide, is seeking a senior level Commercial Counsel for its Michigan office.

Job Description:

As Senior Commercial Counsel, you will provide advice, training and support to the company�s business units and relevant functions on commercial matters and legal issues. This will include contract review, negotiation and preparation.
Your responsibilities will include:
- Serving as legal advisor to the business units groups.
- Supporting clients (in particular sales/marketing and procurement) in contact review, negotiation and preparation
- Participating in M&A and other projects
- Providing training on relevant policies, procedures and legal issues

Requirements:

- Law Degree; Bar Admission
- Must have a minimum of 8 Years Legal Experience � with a minimum of 2 years in house commercial contracting experience (required)
- Broad legal knowledge � high level of proficiency in the application of legal principles and practices, including antitrust (required)
- Some M&A, procurement, Bankruptcy experience is desired
- Excellent interpersonal and team work skills
- Must be able to act as attorney advising and educating business and corporate groups, and to achieve successful results, with third parties and internal regional and global organization
- Occasional travel

We thank you for your interest, but only those with the requisite background will be contacted

        

 

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