RELX Group Corporate Counsel in Alpharetta, Georgia

Corporate Counsel

Category: Legal

Location: Alpharetta, Georgia, United States

Description

The Corporate Counsel position will support LexisNexis Risk Solution’s Insurance business, which is a global provider of data and analytics products and services to the insurance industry. The position will require independently advising the business on matters requiring developed legal and counseling skills in multiple areas of expertise, specifically in the areas of contract negotiation, regulatory and compliance review and litigation support.

Accountabilities

  1. Analyze, prepare and manage modifications to drafts of complex legal documents and correspondence as part of a project team with senior attorneys and management.

  2. Conduct legal review of product requirements advising of and confirming compliance with applicable laws.

  3. Identify issues, conduct legal research, analyze the law, prepare memoranda, and advise internal clients regarding complex issues requiring developed skills in specified areas of expertise.

  4. Provide customer dispute resolution and litigation support.

  5. Respond to inquiries from regulatory agencies, customers and other third parties.

  6. Anticipate and mitigate potential legal problems within the assigned business units. Develop strategies to avoid litigation and reduce potential areas of risk.

  7. Review marketing materials requiring an intermediate level of expertise.

  8. Manage assigned projects to completion.

  9. Assist more senior attorneys and management in higher level matters, as needed.

  10. Support M&A transactions, through due diligence, deal negotiation and integration phases.

  11. All other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  1. J.D. degree from an accredited law school required.

  2. Licensed to practice law in the state of Georgia, strongly preferred.

  3. 5+ years of relevant experience in a law firm or corporate legal department is preferred.

  4. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  5. Experience in handling regulatory matters, including GLB, DPPA, FCRA and HIPAA is a plus.

  6. Experience in telematics, mobile applications and/or international legal matters is a plus.

  7. Experience practicing law in the insurance industry is a plus.

  8. Analytical and research skills required.

LexisNexis Risk Solutions (www.lexisnexis.com/risk) is a leader in providing essential information that helps customers across all industries and government predict, assess and manage risk. Combining cutting-edge technology, unique data and advanced scoring analytics, we provide products and services that address evolving client needs in the risk sector while upholding the highest standards of security and privacy. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is part of RELX Group plc, a leading publisher and information provider that serves customers in more than 100 countries with more than 29,000 employees worldwide. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or accommodations@relx.com.