Associate Counsel Resume Samples

Supporting the associate vice president and the deputy general counsel, the associate counsel provides legal service and advice in support of operations. Even though the job role of these counsels may differ based on the work setting, the common roles mentioned in the Associate Counsel Resume include the following tasks – advising the department heads, give accurate and timely counsel on various legal topics, specify internal governance policies, research on risk factors, apply risk management techniques, deal with complex matters and provide clarification on legal words or specifications or languages to everyone in the organization.

The skills that define the job role of an associate counsel include – a very good knowledge of legislation, a thorough understanding of corporate law and regulations, a high degree of integrity and professional ethics and sound judging capabilities. A degree or masters in the field of law, business administration or the relevant is commonly mentioned in most of the resumes.

Associate Counsel Resume example

Associate Counsel Resume

Summary : Creative problem solver with executive vision has substantial business management expertise; acquired MBA and additional corporate experience prior to attending law school.

Skills : Consensus Building, Guidance Corporate Strategy.

Description :

    1. Diverse practice experience in the health care industry including initial real estate development, construction, and operations management.
    2. Responsible for initial licensing and all subsequent regulatory compliance. Reputation for creating strong partnerships at all levels.
    3. Created Company's first standardized quality assurance program to increase consistency in care and resident experience as well as minimize standard risks.
    4. Responsible for contracting processes at both home office and field operations levels for all aspects of the business including construction.
    5. Adjudication of claims on appeal, including review of medical documents; draft decisions, IT Liaison.
    6. Review, draft and revise contracts relating to athlete retainers, autograph signings, commercials, sponsorships, charitable endeavors.
    7. Negotiate the best deals for clients and draft new agreements as appropriate.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Juris Doctor


Associate Counsel/Representative Resume

Summary : Legal Practitioner with experience in legal matters and excellent customer relation. Legal research Advocacy and writing Arbitration and dispute resolution Task performance oriented.

Skills : Legal research, Legal writing and editing.

Description :

    1. Commercial Served as primary internal counsel for NW Natural's procurement and IT departments, negotiating, drafting.
    2. Representative agreements include design-build engagements for components at the company's LNG and underground storage facilities.
    3. Negotiated remodel contract for Portland metropolitan service center and performed litigation risk analysis on ongoing engineering matters at that site.
    4. Negotiated drilling and pipeline contracts.
    5. Assessed information security and cybersecurity risks with respect to transferring sensitive information to third-party cloud providers.
    6. The lead attorney for privacy and confidentiality issues.
    7. Established compliance with state and federal consumer protection and privacy laws.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Environmental Law


Associate Counsel II Resume

Headline : Acquired MBA and additional corporate experience prior to attending law school. In-house and private practice transactions expert experienced in drafting and negotiating a broad.

Skills : Consensus Building, Guidance Corporate Strategy.

Description :

    1. Negotiated and drafted commercial and government contracts for a telecommunications technology company.
    2. Thrived as the primary in-house attorney responsible for developing, negotiating and drafting new and existing service agreements.
    3. Initiated, reviewed, and finalized all procurement contracts for the Corporate Information Systems department.
    4. Advised and counseled finance, marketing, administrative, security, and other departments.
    5. A recognized expert in international transactions and applicable rules, laws, and regulations.
    6. Emerged as a legal face and primary negotiator of TCS to one of the world's five largest telecommunications equipment manufacturers.
    7. Negotiated sale of TCS products and services to leading.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Juris Doctor

Associate Counsel/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Results-focused, motivated, and multifaceted attorney with a comprehensive background in government contracts, litigation, acquisition fraud and government contracts compliance.

Skills : Certified Public Accountant, Technical Skills.

Description :

    1. Negotiated and drafted oil and gas leases, division orders, surface use agreements, easements, rights-of-way, non-disturbance agreements.
    2. Negotiated successful resolutions to dozens of threatened litigations.
    3. Drafted employment contracts, services contracts, office leases, commercial and residential purchase and sale contracts, asset purchase agreements.
    4. Performed legal research on commercial and litigation matters.
    5. Participated in surface use policy advocacy. Followed and analyzed surface use, real estate, and energy legislation.
    6. Practice focused on securities litigation and arbitration, including handling my own docket of arbitrations from drafting answers through discovery and final arbitration.
    7. Duties also included assisting with compliance, regulatory, employment, and various in-house obligations for the corporation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
J.D.

Associate Counsel/Executive Resume

Headline : Career were spent litigating civil matters, primarily defending medical malpractice and personal injury actions. The last five or so years of practice were concentrated more on transactional matters, advice and counsel.

Skills : Communication Skills, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Provided primary legal services to the Upstate Medical University & the College of Environmental Science and Forestry.
    2. Addressed all aspects of health and hospital law and higher education law.
    3. Managed care contracts; patient care policies and matters; liability and risk management assessment; labor and employment issues including disciplinary matters.
    4. Provided in-service training on a variety of legal subjects.
    5. Administered regional office with supervisory responsibility for support staff.
    6. Appointed by President of the Health Science Center as a College of Medicine Lecturer in the Medical Humanities Program.
    7. Worked with medical students in mandatory ethics courses to provide legal background for units of study and to facilitate discussion of medical ethical issues.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
J.D.

Associate Counsel III Resume

Summary : Extensive experience in appellate practice (briefing, oral argument). Interested in work that entails legal research, legal analysis, and legal writing.

Skills : Technical Skills, MS-Excel.

Description :

    1. Responded to federal regulatory inquiries associated with the consent order regarding.
    2. Redesigned and edited publications that were made available to MERS System members and provided guidance about legal issues affecting the company.
    3. Researched, investigated, and answered MERS System members' questions about legal issues related to the company and its business model.
    4. Managed the law department team responsible for dealing with legal issues related to lien releases, identified risks related to how MERSCORP Holdings, Inc.
    5. handled lien release requests, and worked with the business unit to develop a new process to mitigate risks.
    6. Reviewed and analyzed national document preparation vendor's lien release forms and collaborated with a vendor to ensure that forms.
    7. Negotiated successful resolutions to dozens of threatened litigations. Performed legal research on commercial and litigation matters.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
J.D.

Associate counsel/Analyst Resume

Summary : A broad-based experience for a range of selective assignments to help identify, evaluate and facilitate the resolution of challenging problems, combining communication and mentoring skills.

Skills : Technical Skills, Good Work Efficiency.

Description :

    1. Represented clients accused of all felony crimes in State Court from arraignment until completion of the matter.
    2. Routinely made Court appearances in all local (City, Town, and Village) Courts handling arraignments on felony complaints.
    3. Conducting bail applications, felony hearings, DWI/DWAI license hardship hearings, negotiating plea offers, and handling plea dispositions and sentencing.
    4. Prepared and advised clients for Grand Jury Proceedings. Conducted extensive legal research on significant legal issues that arose in each matter.
    5. Appeared in County Court handling arraignments on indictments, conferences, and all other proceedings.
    6. Assessed and prepared cases for Judicial Diversion (Drug Court) and Mental Health Court.
    7. Prepared cases for Superior Court Information conferences and made appearances at Superior Court Information conferences and arraignments.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
J.D

Lead Associate Counsel Resume

Headline : Seeking a position within an environment where can apply professional and practical entrepreneurial experience in law, domestic and international business, finance, management, marketing.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Presentation Skills, Legal, Finance.

Description :

    1. Managed a portfolio of plus cases involving a bank, corporate, healthcare and real estate matters.
    2. Worked extensively with governmental agencies in the recovery of insured loans.
    3. Negotiated transactional deals involving the sale and purchase of the real estate, as well as post-foreclosure remedies.
    4. Handled firms' "Large" litigated commercial matters. Prepared pleadings, discovery responses, motions and briefs on appeal.
    5. Directed all aspects of in-court litigation including discovery, depositions, conferencing, motion practice, up to and including trial.
    6. Counseled junior associates regarding litigation strategy involving minor litigation matters.
    7. Appeared as counsel of record for a major New York State resort that was acting as a debtor-in-possession.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Juris Doctor

Asst. Associate Counsel Resume

Headline : Business lawyer with expertise in all aspects of contract drafting, review and negotiation, including software license agreements, intellectual property licensing and mergers and acquisitions.

Skills : Hard Working, Management.

Description :

    1. Assisted the General Counsel with managing the legal affairs of the company.
    2. Represented the company and its sales executives before the Minnesota Department of Commerce and the Minnesota Association of Realtors.
    3. Worked closely with the Human Resources Department to manage employment matters, including garnishments, support orders, and tax levies.
    4. Assisted with the acquisition of real estate brokerages.
    5. Negotiated and drafted lease agreements and renewals for the company's office locations.
    6. Updated many of the company's standard forms, including Escrow Agreements, Property Management Agreements, and Employment Agreements.
    7. Served as counsel for the company's affiliated title company, mortgage company, and non-profit foundation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Juris Doctor

Associate Counsel/Director Resume

Summary : Highly skilled and motivated attorney with ten years of combined transactional and litigation experience. Exceptional negotiation, organization, time management, problem solving.

Skills : Management Skills, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Serve as in-house legal counsel for large, multinational banking and financial services firm.
    2. Manage quality control and compliance for the firm's pending consumer banking litigation, in order to minimize legal exposure and regulatory risk.
    3. Design and implement quality control (QC) policies and procedures governing the execution of sworn documents.
    4. Review discovery and other sworn documents to ensure compliance with all department and firm-wide directives.
    5. Make recommendations to case managers and outside legal counsel on discovery response and case strategy.
    6. Track and provide case reporting information to legal management.
    7. Guide Discovery Response Team in consistently exceeding QC reporting benchmarks.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Juris Doctor

Associate Counsel Resume

Objective : Highly accomplished, results-oriented attorney possessing a unique combination of legal and business acumen with expertise in corporate and commercial law in a global market.

Skills : Technical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Staff attorney responsible for contract development process and compliance.
    2. Assisted Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel to manage daily operations.
    3. Prepared federal and state financial disclosure reports.
    4. Negotiated contracts with private sector partners.
    5. Responsible for government relations activities and lobbying.
    6. Assisted CFO in classifying employees under the Fair Labor Standards Act.
    7. Created the company's first employee handbook/manual.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Juris Doctorate