Corporate Attorney

  • Valmont Industries
  • Omaha, Nebraska, United States
Full Time Legal

Job Description

This position works closely with management, outside legal counsel and employees at all levels regarding broad levels of legal expertise.

Some specific duties involve:
* Anticipating and mitigating potential legal problems within the organization and developing strategies to avoid litigation and reduce potential areas of risk
* Preparing, reviewing and negotiating company contracts, requests for proposals and other legal documents
* Working with business managers on regulatory matters
* Overseeing compliance and corporate governance issues.
* Overseeing the legal structure and governance requirements for the company’s domestic and foreign subsidiaries
* Coordinating and managing outside counsel and litigation to ensure effectiveness and alignment of outside counsel with Company objectives.
* Advising on employment matters and providing proactive guidance for compliance.
* Keeping informed of industry-specific regulations and ensuring that appropriate risk management strategies are in place.
* Developing the organization’s policies on industry-specific issues, corporate governance or regulatory affairs.
* Negotiating with outside parties on contractual issues and legal disputes, including settlement conferences.
* Anticipating and mitigating potential legal problems within the organization and developing strategies to avoid costly litigation and reduce potential areas of risk.
* Developing and communicating policies and procedures for the company’s standard of legal and ethical conduct.

Tracking ID

R1263