Head of Legal
Greater NYC Area
3 days ago
Be the primary internal company counsel for our rapidly growing organization, reporting directly to our COO.
Manage outside corporate counsel and counsel for related business areas; we have several legal partners that support us in various capacities. You will be in charge of managing and directing them.
Conduct or coordinate research into legal questions and issues that are brought up by the business as we seek to solve problems in new ways.
Draft, negotiate and approve contracts across a wide array of disciplines (partnership agreements, vendor contracts, nondisclosure agreements, employee agreements, etc.).
Work comfortably in a variety of legal disciplines, including insurance, real estate, privacy, intellectual property, e-commerce, employment and corporate law.
Assist with the structuring and closing of venture deals, both debt and equity related.
Identify and consult on legal risks in connection with our expansion plans and development of new products.
Serve as lead counsel on strategic deals, resolving issues that arise in existing commercial relationships, and handling pre-litigation legal disputes and inquiries.