Senior Attorney
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Position Type:  Corporation
Practice Area:  Corporate, Environmental, Real Estate
Practice Specialty:  Commercial, Commercial Transactions, Contracts, Environmental, Mergers & Acquisitions, Real Estate, Corporate
Location:  Pennsylvania
Job Code:  211009
Job Description:
A prominent public corporation headquartered in Pittsburgh has retained us to identify a talented commercial attorney with around 4-7 years of experience. Candidates must have strong academic credentials, and in-house corporate experience is preferred but is not required.  

This position will provide an outstanding opportunity for someone to perform a variety of sophisticated work and become a well-rounded attorney in a dynamic legal department. This attorney will report to an Assistant General Counsel, Commercial & Litigation and also will work directly with the General Counsel and key members of the business units.  

Ideal candidates will have diverse corporate experience including drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial contracts and agreements and the ability to provide legal advice on business relationships with customers and vendors, especially those arising from operations across multiple jurisdictions. Exposure to and interest in other areas of law such as mergers and acquisitions, environmental and real estate would be ideal so as to assist in strategic projects as needed. It is a candidate’s intangible qualities that will ultimately make him/her the best fit for this position.  

This role requires someone to be highly motivated and flexible and to possess:
- strong leadership, judgment and interpersonal skills
- excellent business acumen
- strong analytical skills with ability to act independently with discretion
- ability to manage multiple projects and prioritize according to company goals and strategy
- strong initiative to offer solutions to complex issues
- excellent communication skills with ability to interact professionally with all levels of the organization and to have direct client contact 

A competitive compensation and benefits package is being offered. Only local candidates or those who have strong ties to Pittsburgh will be considered at this time.

Our client and its subsidiary companies will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal or state law.  The company will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process if so requested.
Requirements:  
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