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Job Title: Junior Legal Counsel - Large Company NEW ( ID: C3280 )
Career Category: Commercial, Contracts, Copyright, Intellectual Property
Posted Date: 2017-08-08
Location: Montreal, Quebec
This is an amazing opportunity to join the existing legal department of a large company and work as a Junior Legal Counsel in a dynamic business milieu.

This legal counsel will work under the supervision of the Vice President, Legal & Business Affairs and be responsible for:

•Drafting and review of partnership agreements and sponsorship agreements between the client and third parties;
•Drafting and review of various types of agreements (e.g. non-disclosure agreements, services agreements) between the client and third parties, most of which are in English;
•Drafting of legal documents required by the IT department for the company's various products and services (e.g. end-user license agreements, terms and conditions, privacy policy);
•Drafting and review of license agreements;
•Providing legal advice and opinions as required by the management and the Vice President, Legal & Business Affairs;
•Providing assistance to other in-house counsel as needed; and
•Any other tasks as assigned by the Vice President, Legal & Business Affairs.


The ideal candidate will have:

•A law degree and be a member in good standing of the Quebec bar;
•A minimum of 2 years of experience in commercial law (particularly, in contract negotiation and drafting) and in IP law;
•Experience in copyright, IT, media or entertainment law would be considered an asset;
•Bilingual skills (French, English), both orally and in writing;
•Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail;
•Ability to manage priorities and multiple files at once in an efficient manner; and
•Ability to work autonomously and in a team.

This is an exciting opportunity to work at a large and vibrant company. If you possess the aforementioned skills and experience, please submit your resume online.

We thank all applicants. Only those with the required experience will be contacted. Thank you.



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