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Corporate Counsel

Corporate Counsel

Requisition ID 
2018-4486
Job Locations 
US-TX-Plano
Department (Portal Searching) 
Legal
Location : Address 
6800 Bishop Rd
Location : City 
Plano
Location : State/Province 
TX
Location : Postal Code 
75024

More information about this job

Overview

The Corporate Counsel is responsible for working directly with the Legal Team and cross functionally with RSO Departments and Restaurant locations to support the company and deliver exceptional legal work.  The Corporate Counsel will perform substantive legal work within certain set parameters and under the direction of the VP of Legal.

 

The Corporate Counsel will function as a generalist attorney; however, experience in employment and corporate matters is a plus as one or both may become focus of role. This position will work closely with outside counsel and will also assist in training the RSOs and Restaurants on various topics.

Responsibilities

Generalist Duties: Provide exceptional, practical legal advice to RSO and Restaurants; prepare and negotiate contracts relating to supply chain, procurement, benefits, IT, etc.
Processes & Procedures: Develop internal processes for contract review and administration, record retention and e-discovery, third-party subpoenas, accommodation requests, review of form agreements and policies on rolling basis.

Employment (potential): Work collaboratively with Crew Resources to manage employment-related matters, including EEOC charges, crew relations issues, provide proactive training on a variety of topics, and develop scalable processes, with the goal of reducing risk and optimizing operational efficiency for the Restaurants.
Corporate (potential): Perform comprehensive review of corporate structure and formalities, review of all company agreements and equity plans, provide support for financing efforts, and handle other corporate matters as they arise.

Qualifications

  • 5-8 years of experience, preferably with 3-5 years in-house 
  • Background in employment and/or corporate matters is a plus
  • Restaurant and/or retail experience preferred
  • Creative and flexible with a practical bent to providing legal advice
  • Bachelor’s degree, J.D. degree, and law license in good standing required

 

The intellectual and physical demands described below are representative of what must be met by a Crewmember to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable Crewmembers with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to deliver results under heavy pressure deadlines
  • Must maintain disciplined time management and follow-up work to completion
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, consumer brand organization
  • Must maintain confidential information
  • In-office presence required 

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