Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
Senior Corporate Legal Counsel – Oracle Canada
Location: Toronto or Mississauga (preferred)
Oracle -- one of the world's leading information technology companies-- is recruiting for its North America Government Sector Legal Team. Senior Corporate Counsel is responsible for providing legal support for complex cloud solutions, software license, hardware and services transactions with Oracle's federal, provincial and municipal government, academic institutions and healthcare customers, and partners; and compliance with applicable laws. This position is best suited for a lawyer with significant negotiating, contracting and transactional experience; the ability to lead a variety of tasks; evaluate alternatives quickly; handle complex negotiations; provide top quality legal advice and support to executive-level clients; and experience in dealing with privacy and regulatory issues.
At least 7-10 years of relevant experience in a premier law firm and/or major corporation.
Excellent academic credentials, with extraordinary writing and oral communication skills.
Experience with federal and provincial public sector matters a plus.
Bilingual (English & French) language skills.
Detailed Description and Job Requirements
Provide legal support across all lines of business enabling profitable growth while mitigating legal risks and assure adherence to governance policies, ethics, and country specific laws and regulations Responsible for providing legal advice to the organization. Close liaison to business in providing a variety of corporate and commercial legal services. May perform litigation on Oracle's behalf or coordinates litigation and other legal, administrative or investigative actions handled by outside counsel. May draft, review, and negotiate major and/or non-standard technology contracts with public and private sector customers, including licensing agreements, professional services agreements, and cloud services agreements. May advise on legal issues involving government and regulatory compliance. Responds to ad hoc queries to include identification, analysis, and evaluation of risks in order to provide appropriate legal solutions. Works closely with other lawyers throughout Oracle and coordinates legal matters handled by outside lawyers. Demonstrates deep general commercial or functional knowledge across a wide range of sub disciplines within the individual's specialty area(s), (e.g., general corporate law, antitrust/competition law, securities compliance and regulatory, employment law, immigration law, cloud transactions, data privacy, risk management asset-backed financing, contract management, intellectual property, trade secrets, advertising law, registration and other resolutions specific to the computer and technology industry) Leading contributor individually and as a team member, providing direction and mentoring to others. Work is non-routine and very complex, involving the application of advanced technical/business skills in area of specialization. 8+ years related experience. Bachelors degree in computer science, computer engineering, or similar background is a plus for roles within certain sub disciplines. Completed law degree and member of bar association in relevant jurisdictions. Excellent legal skills and business judgment in areas of responsibility. Proficient writing skills.
Slater Vecchio LLP
Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Are you the right person to help our clients? Slater Vecchio LLP is dedicated to both clients and employees – that’s what has made our firm so successful! Right now, we’re looking to hire talented professionals in a Paralegal role.
Slater Vecchio is a highly-respected plaintiff personal injury law firm located in downtown Vancouver. We help people who have been injured in motor vehicle accidents or harmed by hazardous or defective products and unsafe environments pull through complex and difficult life and legal challenges. Our goal is to help them with their recovery and secure their futures. And our people make that happen.
For this Paralegal role, we need someone who is a client service oriented, extremely organized, and a whiz at multi-tasking. That means being consistently accurate and reliable in your work, with the compassion and empathy to deal with clients during some stressful situations.
The work is challenging, but our office environment isn’t. Slater Vecchio prides itself on a collaborative, energetic, client-focused culture where employees are valued, celebrated, and provided ample room to grow. Teamwork is at the core of what we do, so you’ll be working closely with a great group of like-minded professionals, performing a wide array of paralegal functions.
So, are you up for the task? The challenges are big, but so are the rewards.
Here’s what the ideal candidate brings:
· Previous experience as a Paralegal working in a personal injury firm
· Knowledge and understanding of Part VII benefits
· Detail oriented with excellent ability to multi-task, prioritize, and organize
· Strong analytical skills
· Superior verbal and written communication skills
· The ability to work independently and within a team, and
· A strong work ethic and initiative.
· Graduation from an accredited Paralegal program or law degree from an accredited university
· 2 + years of experience in a plaintiff personal injury firm
· Good knowledge of Amicus Attorney, PC Law, Primafact Imaging Software, MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
Slater Vecchio is committed to career growth and training opportunities for all employees.
Qualified candidates are invited to submit a resume and covering letter to:
Donna Embree, B.A., B.Ed., CPHR Director of Human Resources & Operations
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Are you a strong communicator with a proven work ethic looking to join a diverse team of high performing legal professionals!?
We adopt new ideas and offer an environment where employees are recognized and respected for their input and opinions. We view our employees as our future leaders and strive to provide an environment that encourages self-improvement, innovation and growth so that we can promote from within.
We are looking for outstanding employees who share our vision to be the best in everything we do, from safe and reliable operations, to innovative solutions and complete team commitment and dedication to our values.
The Enbridge Legal team is looking for a Senior Legal Counsel based out of Enbridge’s Calgary office and who will be a member of its Corporate Law group. The Senior Legal Counsel will report to the Associate General Counsel who leads a legal M&A team of the Corporate Law group of Enbridge’s Law Department, and will be a member of a small team of inhouse lawyers who provide legal support to (i) Enbridge Canada Gas Transmission and Midstream (GTM)’s commercial team responsible for joint venture (JV) commercial activities, (ii) Enbridge’s Corporate Development office, and (iii) Enbridge’s Canadian GTM Business Development (BD) group.
What you will do:
Legal support with structuring, drafting, reviewing, negotiating and interpreting contracts related to commercial activities of joint ventures.
Legal support with structuring, drafting, reviewing, negotiating and interpreting contracts related to mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and JV’s affecting Enbridge Inc. and its affiliates.
Assist with due diligence in connection with M&A transactions or BD projects.
Legal support with respect to Canadian antitrust laws in connection with M&A transactions and BD projects.
Lead Enbridge legal team (through project management) in connection with M&A transactions and BD projects, including coordinating support from other Enbridge inhouse lawyers and subject matter experts..
Manage the use of external legal counsel on discrete M&A transactions and BD projects to ensure that they are providing services in an effective and cost-efficient manner in accordance with Enbridge’s Outside Counsel Billing and Staffing Guidelines.
Advise Enbridge representatives on potential legal ramifications/risks of a course of action involving an Enbridge company.
Advise Enbridge representatives about legal developments and trends relevant to M&A transactions and BD projects.
Who you are:
Law Degree from an accredited Canadian law school, or ABA accredited US law school.
A member in good standing with the Canadian and/or a US state Bar Association.
Minimum of eight (8) years of legal transactional experience either in-house at major Canadian and/or US company and/or at a major Canadian and/or US law firm.
Highly developed ability to identify and respond to legal commercial business issues on short notice, and under strict time constraints.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively (cooperative yet persuasive approach) with all levels in the organization.
Broad understanding of the North American energy industry.
Diversity and inclusion are important to us. Enbridge is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer . We are committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, veteran status, Indigenous/Native American status, or disability. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats, communication supports, or other accessibility assistance by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org .
Information For Applicants:
Applications can be submitted via our online recruiting system only.
We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.
Final candidates for this position may be required to undergo a security screening, including a criminal records check.
To learn more about us, visit www.enbridge.com
Toronto, Vaughan, Oakville
Description Name you terms.
This growing, prestigious firm provides representation for all classes of clients with all aspects of construction projects, and specifically in respect of litigation and dispute resolution. Our client offers access to the best, high-value work in Ontario. The hired candidate should have experience providing advice and representation in respect: - Surety bond claims, construction liens, construction contracts, trust claims, tendering disputes, and delay claims. - Construction contracts, including stipulated price contracts, cost plus contracts, unit price contracts and construction management contracts. This is an ideal opportunity for a Bay Street lawyer to earn a Bay Street salary while working closer to home. It's honestly the best of all worlds. Plus, the work is for sophisticate clients that offer high value work. Desired Skills & Experience:
Experience in Construction Law
A track record of leadership
Ability to work independently as well as on a team
Ability to handle a high volume of work
Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills
To discuss this role further, please submit your CV to: email@example.com Ben Higham B.S., JD., LL.M. Director of Legal Recruiting Cartel Inc. One, First Canadian Place, Suite 2550 100 King Street West Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5X 1A4