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Senior Director
Litigation
Updated on 9/28/2022
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
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Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Creativity
Responsibilities
  • Assist with all facets of litigation, including responding to subpoenas and discovery requests, revising legal briefs, interviewing witnesses, preparing witnesses for testimony, and negotiating and drafting settlements
  • Manage smaller claims and arbitrations directly and supervise outside counsel on larger matters
  • Help to manage outside counsel in devising and implementing global litigation strategy
  • Work closely with teams across the company to proactively identify, analyze, and mitigate legal risk
  • Work closely with internal teams to create processes and procedures to ensure appropriate litigation risk mitigation within the business
Desired Qualifications
  • J.D. with strong academic credentials
  • 5-7 years of combined relevant experience at a leading law firm, government agency, and/or in-house legal department focusing on litigation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication and advocacy skills
  • Must be diligent, precise, detail-oriented, and intellectually curious
  • Must have ability to evaluate complex agreements and issues, think practically and strategically, effectively distill information for clients, and make clear business-focused recommendations
  • Must be professional, exercising excellent judgment and discretion
  • Must be patient, have good humor, and a commitment to teamwork
  • Must be a good listener, empathetic, open-minded, and able to engage with people of many different backgrounds, experiences, and cultures
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize work in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to remain calm and confident despite deadlines and challenging priorities
  • Admitted and in good standing with an applicable state bar
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