Part-Time Legal Counsel

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Legal

  • Job ref:

    93702646f7fe

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-11-30

  • Client:

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\nThe Role: Part-Time Legal Counsel \n\nLocation: Flexible \n\nSalary: Competitive \n\nOur client is a creative and growing foodie business and as they continue to expand, we are on the hunt for a Legal Counsel for them.\n\nThis role is super-flexible and offers WFH and hours that can work around life!\n\nWhat we need:\n\nWe are looking for a highly qualified Legal Counsel on a part-time basis to oversee the legal aspects of the whole business. A strong all-rounder and ideally with exposure to people-centric hospitality businesses.\n\nYou will safeguard the companys reputation by guaranteeing that they strictly follow law guidelines and give legal advice to management about all relevant issues.\n\nThe successful candidate will effectively ensure legal conformity and minimise probability of exposure.\n\nResponsibilities\n\nHelp with international expansion, including franchise\n\nSupport with Employment contracts\n\nIntellectual property and copyright support\n\nDisputes resolution\n\nGive accurate and timely counsel to executives in a variety of legal topics (labour law, partnerships, international ventures, corporate finance, franchise, international etc.)\n\nCollaborate with management to devise efficient defence strategies\n\nSpecify internal governance policies and regularly monitor compliance\n\nResearch and evaluate different risk factors regarding business decisions and operations\n\nApply effective risk management techniques and offer proactive advise on possible legal issues\n\nCommunicate and negotiate with external parties (regulators, external counsel, public authority etc.), creating relations of trust\n\nDraft and solidify agreements, contracts and other legal documents to ensure the companys full legal rights\n\nDeal with complex matters with multiple stakeholders and forces\n\nProvide clarification on legal language or specifications to everyone in the organisation\n\nConduct your work with integrity and responsibility\n\nMaintain current knowledge of alterations in legislation Requirements\n\nProven experience as a Legal Counsel in business environment\n\nExcellent knowledge and understanding of corporate law and procedures\n\nFull comprehension of the influences of the external environment of a corporation\n\nDemonstrated ability to create legal defensive or proactive strategies\n\nHigh degree of professional ethics and integrity\n\nSound judgement and ability to analyse situations and information\n\nOutstanding communication skills\n\nBSc degree in Law or J.D. degree MA or BSc in Business Administration will be considered an advantage\n\nTo learn more, please send your CV to \n\nYou must be able to live and work in the UK without restriction.\n