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Job Title: General Counsel ( ID: O9543 )
Career Category: Commercial, Corporate, Corporate - General, Management, Strategy
Posted Date: 2019-05-13
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Our client, a leading company, is currently seeking a General Counsel to join their thriving business.

This is an excellent opportunity for a lawyer with approximately 10-15 years of strong transactional and commercial experience to be involved in the strategic aspects of the business and oversee its legal affairs. This position reports to the CFO and has several direct reports. This individual will work closely with the management team to assess business opportunities, and provide legal and strategic advice. This candidate will be involved in regulatory matters, financing, calls for tender and negotiate complex agreements. This is a unique opportunity to assume a leading role in the strategic aspects of a dynamic business as a legal expert and a business partner.


The ideal candidate will:

• Have an LL.B /J.D. degree and be a member in good standing of a Canadian or US Bar;
• Have approximately 10-15 years of strong transactional and commercial legal experience;
• Knowledge of the natural resources sector is an asset;
• Have strong business acumen and the ability to manage legal risks;
• Have strong leadership abilities; and
• Be bilingual.

This is an amazing leadership opportunity for a lawyer with senior level transactional and commercial expertise and strong entrepreneurial skills to work as a General Counsel at a renowned company.

If this describes you, and you are interested in this excellent opportunity then please send us your details.

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



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