Assistant General Counsel Real Estate at Ashley Furniture

Ashley Furniture

Full-Time

Senior Level

Tampa, FL, USA

$130.000 - $160.000

27 May → 26 Jun

Job Description

Are you a legal professional who not only thinks logically and analytically, but also displays creativity in your problem-solving? Do you want to be a part of a top-notch in-house legal department?

Then apply today to our Legal Team at Ashley Furniture –the World’s Largest Furniture Manufacturer and number one furniture retailer in North America!

Our in-house legal team works daily supporting our growing, multi-billion dollar business. They oversee our intellectual property, contracts, litigation, and international work with a passion, drive and discipline like no other.

We are an equal opportunity employer and provide a drug-free working environment. While Ashley appreciates the interest of all candidates only those meeting specific position requirements may be contacted. Principals Only.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work closely with your assigned business leaders and the legal team to provide legal research and advice, both proactively and reactively, in your specific areas.
  • Recommend and implement best practices and proactive strategies consistent with legal requirements and emerging trends to minimize liability and promote the Company‚Äôs strategic plan.
  • Working with stake holders and collaborating with business leaders will be a daily process as you develop, write, review and revise company policies and procedures.
  • Representing Ashley, you will attend depositions, mediations, conferences, trials and meetings with regulators as necessary.

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Juris Doctorate from accredited ABA law school, required

  • 10+ years of experience preferably in a multi-state environment and in a related industry

  • License to practice law and in good standing under the Bar of any state that enables admission to practice as in-house counsel in Florida, Required

  • Creativity and resourcefulness ,with a bias toward well-informed action

  • Proven capability of actively participating in and influencing cross-functional teams

  • Strong attention to detail with excellent verbal and written communication skills

Benefits/What We offer

  • Competitive pay

  • Excellent benefits

How To Apply

Apply through LegalJobs. 

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