Robert Half Legal In House Counsel in BROOMFIELD, Colorado
Litigation Counsel Broomfield A growing company in Broomfield that builds infrastructure and landmark projects, is seeking Litigation Counsel with Juris Doctorate and 7+ years' post-bar professional experience in handling complex litigation. In-house corporate litigation experience is preferred. The Litigation Counsel must be licensed and it is preferable that you have prior experience with the heavy civil construction industry. You will report to the VP of Legal and will provide legal advice and assistance on legal matters, primarily related to large infrastructure projects and potential litigation. The Litigation Counsel will work with outside counsel and opposing counsel and will manage outside counsel, including fees and budget. Responsibilities include: reviewing and researching applicable law and interpretations and applying judgment to particular situations; handling litigation matters; advising the business of potential disputes; reviewing large project contract documents and identifying and analyzing legal risks; drafting project correspondence relating to legal issues; negotiating and resolving pre-litigation claims and managing affirmative actions; maintaining database of material litigation/claims matters and reporting on the same to executive leadership; practicing litigation prevention; assisting in responding to attorney letters and agency matters; developing, strengthening and sustaining productive and collaborative working relationships with all levels of the organization; and communicating, modeling and reinforcing the culture and leadership practices. The Litigation Counsel will have a strong track record of: high integrity, being results driven, continuing process improvement, superior writing skills, and being a team player who gets proactively involved. You must be willing to travel at least 25% of time to project sites across U.S. It's important that you're passionate about building, team-oriented, can work collaboratively and will present new ideas and bring expertise while being open-minded to others' perspectives, and can work creatively while side by side with other leaders. Excellent benefits and compensation package as well as a tuition reimbursement program This is a great time to join this company as their legal team is moving in a diverse direction. If you're interested in this amazing opportunity, please email email@example.com
Located in major North American and global markets, Robert Half Legal is the premier provider of legal staffing and consulting solutions on a full-time, project, and temporary basis, serving both law firms and corporate legal departments. We also provide project and eDiscovery teams and workspace for a wide range of initiatives, including litigation support, mergers and acquisitions and document review matters. Our dedicated teams' industry experience allows us to quickly match skilled legal professionals with the best available jobs. We offer challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and skills-enhancement training.
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Req ID: 00610-0009355750
Functional Role: Attorney - Licensed I 0-3 yrs exp
Postal Code: 80021
Compensation: $149,000.00 to $220,000.00 per year
Requirements: Civil Law, Construction Law, Contracts, Contract Negotiation, Corporate, Drafting, Legal Writing, Legal Research, Litigation, Negotiation