Litigation Counsel (Counsel II)

The role of Litigation Counsel will be to assist the Company’s General Counsel and Associate General Counsel in asserting and defending legal claims and coordinating the prosecution and/or defense of ongoing disputes. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Engage and negotiate directly with opposing counsel or counterparties
  • Coordinate with the company’s business units and custodians regarding information retention and discovery
  • Advise the company's business units regarding pending legal disputes and investigations
  • Coordinate with outside counsel as to pending disputes
  • Perform legal research and assist with developing company positions on legal issues
  • Perform other duties as requested 

Qualifications:

  • J.D. from an ABA accredited law school
  • License in good standing to practice law in a U.S. jurisdiction
  • 1-4 years of substantive litigation experience, with some plaintiff-side experience preferred
  • Excellent judgment and willingness to understand business objectives
  • Positive attitude, high energy, desire to grow with the business and help maximize opportunities
  • Proficiency/comfort using standard information technology
  • License to practice law in the State of Washington a plus, but not required

 

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