Robert Half Legal Corporate Transactions Associate (Phoenix) in Phoenix, Arizona
Robert Half Legal is seeking a Corporate Transactions Associate for our client, a reputable law firm in Central Phoenix. We are seeking an associate with 2-3 years of experience to join our corporate transactions group. The team's corporate clients range from startup ventures to household names, while our investor clients range from angels to family offices to established venture capital firms and are committed to serving as trusted advisors to all our clients providing them with the core outside general counsel services needed throughout their lifecycles. Some of their most successful hires have ties to the Southwest, coming to them after stints with big law firms. These lawyers have thrived in an environment where they continue to have a sophisticated corporate practice, but also experience the quality of life offered by Arizona's outdoor lifestyle, family-friendly pace of life, and low cost of living. They pride themselves on providing our young lawyers with significant opportunities for community leadership and client development success -- opportunities often unavailable with other firms and in other legal markets. The associate we are seeking will work with us in counseling clients in data security and privacy issues, as well as technology and IP-related transactions, including trademark prosecution and protection, complex commercial licensing, development agreements, service agreements, SaaS agreements and development, maintenance and implementation of information security and data breach plans. This associate will be an integral part of our outside general counsel services, working directly with clients in sophisticated contracting, data security and privacy issues, and other day-to-day matters. We require top academic performance from a nationally-ranked law school, strong writing and analytical skills, effective communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a collegial team environment. All candidates must be admitted to the Arizona Bar or willing to sit for the Arizona Bar. If you have any prior business, technical or financial experience that will also be taken into account. Ideally they are looking for 2-3 years' experience from a larger firm (AM Law 25 preferred) Must have had experience with Data Security, IP-related transactions, Privacy issues Ideally have graduated from one of the Top 25 law schools Relocation expenses will be reimbursed up to $7,500 Please apply here and send your resume in WORD to Swetal.Shah@RobertHalfLegal.com with subject "Corporate Associate" if you have the requisite experience. Thank you!
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: 00210-9500655052
Functional Role: Attorney - Licensed I 0-3 yrs exp
Postal Code: 85016
Compensation: $130,000.00 to $150,000.00 per year
Requirements: Corporate, Transactional, SaaS, Attorney, Associate, Data Security, Privacy, Technology, IP, Trademark, Commercial Leasing, Agreements, Arizona