Sr. Corporate Counsel - Litigation & Disputes (9+ years)

Location: Bengaluru
Discipline: Legal Affairs
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Nishant Sharma

Contact email: nishant.sharma@crescendogroup.in
Job ref: 39634
Published: 9 months ago

Sr Corporate Counsel - Disputes & Litigation (9+ years)

 

Job opportunity for working professionals having at least 9 years of experience in Disputes Resolution as well as Litigation Management working on Analyzing case files, contracts, documentary evidence, and carry out litigation strategies.

 

Location: Delhi NCR/Bangalore


Roles and Responsibilities:

 

  • Responding to dispute and pre-dispute demand letters

  • Counseling business and stakeholders on legal dispute best-practices

  • Analyzing case files, contracts, documentary evidence, and carry out litigation strategy

  • Conducting interviews, gather documents and electronic records

  • Coordinating and scheduling depositions, hearings, trials, conferences and meetings

  • Summarizing calls, set action items, follow through to closure

  • Verifying information, locate evidence and exhibits

  • Managing budgets, billing and invoices

  • Negotiating rates and contracts for legal services vendors

  • Maintaining a case management database

  • Obtaining copies of company and court documents

 

Requirements

  • Assists in all facets of litigation, including pre-disputes, fact investigation, drafting legal responses, responding to subpoenas and other discovery requests, preparing witnesses for testimony, and negotiating and drafting settlements

  • Perform legal work in-house whenever possible

  • Interact with outside counsel, including, budgets and invoices, compliance with outside counsel guidelines, and work product

  • Draft succinct, practical legal advice

  • Identify, review, analyze, manage and resolve pre-disputes

  • Implement, and enforce company policies on eDiscovery

  • The ideal candidate will be a law graduate with 10+ years’ experience

  • Strong Disputes experience. 

  • Relevant inhouse exp at an IT services company. 

  • This role would suit a detail oriented professional with good organizational skills and excellent English writing and oral communication skills who works well with a very diverse range of functions and is comfortable with uncertainty.

 

Reach us: If you think that this role will add value to your career, kindly write me an email along with your updated CV on Nishant.sharma@crescendogroup.in

 

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