Junior Corporate Attorney

Legal Lake Forest, Illinois Chicago, Illinois


Description

Impact is hiring a Jr. Corporate Attorney to join our Nationally ranked Best and Brightest Workplace! The Junior Corporate Attorney will serve as part of the in-house corporate counsel team and handle complex legal matters and projects. 

Responsibilities

  • Commercial transactions: negotiating master services agreements, vendor agreements and general commercial agreements
  • Oversight of litigation: work with Senior Corporate Attorney to oversee active litigation as well involvement in pre-litigation and collection matters
  • Compliance: reviewing and keeping the company up to date on any regulation changes that relates to the company’s business
  • Corporate governance: involvement in the general governance of the company and its affiliates
  • Support commercial matters for various internal departments, including Marketing and HR

Things We Are Looking For

  • JD from an ABA accredited Law School
  • Active license to practice law and capable of meeting in-house admission requirements in Illinois
  • 1 to 3+ years of experience as an in-house counsel or an associate at a law firm with a focus on transactional, corporate regulations and/or corporate governance
  • Experience in corporate governance, drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, entity formations, and M&A
  • Strong contract drafting and project management skills and a keen attention to detail
  • Ability to successfully manage competing priorities
  • Excellent writing, analytical and interpersonal skills

Additional Experience Preferred

  • Any experience involved in commercial litigation
  • Experience and/or knowledge of cybersecurity, intellectual Property and/or privacy laws and standards (US and Internationally)

Benefits

  • 20 days of PTO
  • 12+ paid holidays
  • Flexible Sick Day Policy
  • Paid Maternity & Paternity Leave
  • Comprehensive Health, Disability Life, Dental and Vision Plans
  • 401(K) match & retirement plans
  • Student Loan reimbursement
  • On-going training & development opportunities