Stellar Headquarters Legal Counsel in Jacksonville, Florida
Stellar is seeking to hire a Legal Counsel to be responsible for a wide range of legal responsibilities as assigned and supervised by the Chief Legal Officer and other Company Executives to include participating in business, operational, and strategic decisions; advising leadership on legal strategies, issues and risk management; developing and negotiating prime contracts, subcontracts and non-disclosure agreements; and managing regulatory and compliance matters related to licensing.
Assist Chief Legal Officer on all legal matters relevant to a large general contractor
Anticipate and identify legal issues in order to develop legal strategies and solutions
Review contracts and other legal documents; research legal issues and recommend revisions as necessary
Assist with demands, notices, and claims
Assist with supervision of outside counsel, as required, to obtain legal opinions or to handle claims and litigation
Provide training to employees of the company on various legal issues through seminars and meetings
Maintain professional growth and development through seminars, workshops, and professional affiliations to keep abreast of latest developments in construction industry and in other related areas
5+ years of legal experience at a law firm or as a corporate transactional attorney with experience in transactional construction contracts
Member of Florida Bar or certified as an Authorized House Counsel
J.D. from an ABA accredited law school
About Stellar: Stellar, headquartered in Jacksonville, FL, is a fully integrated firm focusing on design, construction, architecture, engineering, and mechanical services worldwide for over 30 years. Stellar combines a multitude of capabilities to create buildings and systems of exceptional long-term quality, value and efficiency. From food processing plants and healthcare facilities to refrigerated warehouses, automated production lines and beyond, we offer an integrated approach to meet all our clients’ needs.
Stellar is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicants for employment based on their race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity), national origin, age, physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, uniformed servicemember status, or any other status protected by law.
External Company Name: Stellar Group
External Company URL: https://www.Stellar.net/
Street: 2900 Hartley Road