Full-Time

Associate Legal Counsel

Posted on 5/13/2024

Apex.AI

Apex.AI

51-200 employees

Safety-certified software for mobility systems


Senior

Palo Alto, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Business Strategy
Requirements
  • JD Degree from an ABA-accredited law school or international equivalent
  • Active membership in good standing with the State Bar of California
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience practicing law, preferably with in-house experience in a technology or startup environment
  • Experience with commercial technology transactions
  • Team player with the ability to work independently
  • Highly organized and strongly detail-oriented
  • Ability to handle rapidly shifting priorities and circumstances with flexibility, patience, and humor
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate and negotiate with both internal stakeholders and external business and legal teams
  • Ability to balance legal risks with business strategy and goals
  • Ability to easily break down complicated laws, regulatory frameworks and contract matters into understandable and approachable language
  • Adaptability to a multicultural, fast-paced, and evolving environment
Responsibilities
  • Draft, review and negotiate technology contracts
  • Provide legal guidance and analyses of applicable laws and regulations
  • Draft templates, develop playbooks, create contracting SOPs
  • Identify compliance issues, provide guidance and conduct periodic employee training & presentations on relevant legal and compliance issues
  • Contribute to ongoing efforts to create, improve and operationalize internal processes
  • Build and strengthen workflow processes between Legal and other departments
  • Ensure company-wide compliance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Assist in other legal matters as needed
  • Manage trademark and patent portfolios
  • Manage memberships & partnerships
  • Assist with certification efforts, e.g. ISO certifications

Apex.AI focuses on creating safety-certified, scalable software for mobility systems, providing a crucial development kit tailored for high-dependency automotive applications. With a unique process of adapting open-source technology to meet strict safety standards, this company holds a pivotal role in enabling technological advancement in the automotive sector. The firm’s commitment to developing developer-friendly software ensures a collaborative and forward-thinking work environment, ideal for professionals keen on impacting the future of mobility with reliability and precision.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$74M

Headquarters

Palo Alto, California

Founded

2017

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-4%

1 year growth

-2%

2 year growth

52%