Senior Corporate Counsel

Micro Focus Troy , MI 48007

Posted 1 week ago

Senior Corporate Counsel

Job Description:

TITLE: Senior Corporate Counsel

LOCATION: Troy, Michigan

REPORTS TO: North American Associate General Counsel

POSITION SUMMARY:

Provide competent and efficient legal services by assisting with commercial software contracts and other functions of the commercial legal department of a large software company. The successful applicant will handle many of the tasks described below:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Coordinate with the AGC and other attorneys and contract managers providing legal services to the Company

  • Structure, draft and negotiate software licensing agreements, software distributor agreements, master license agreements, OEM agreements, and other technology related agreements as well as all other contractual matters

  • Independently applies legal principles and judgment to the solution of complex legal issues

  • Be able to make decisions under pressure which ensure that the Company maintains the highest standards of performance and integrity.

  • Other duties as assigned which are reasonably within or extensions of the scope of the above listed duties.

COMPUTER SYSTEMS

  • Strong working knowledge of Outlook, Word and Excel is a must.

EDUCATION / RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

  • Must have JD degree and admitted to practice in at least one state.

  • At least 6 years of corporate legal experience and a law firm and/or as in house counsel.

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Micro Focus is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, colour, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship or any other legally protected status


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