Remote Deputy General Counsel

Location: New York

Compensation: To Be Discussed

Staff Reviewed: Tue, Oct 27, 2020

This job expires in 27 days

Job Category: Legal

Career Level: Experienced

Education Level: Bachelors

Job Summary

An educational technology development company has an open position for a Remote Deputy General Counsel.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:

  • Support all aspects of Amplify’s growing business and drive forward our strategic legal and compliance initiatives
  • Lead support and design of company practices, policies and oversight efforts to facilitate corporate compliance
  • Advise on compliance matters, including privacy and security, accessibility, political law, ethics, employment, marketing, and antitrust

Required Skills:

  • JD from ABA-accredited law school and current membership in New York Bar (or able to satisfy all New York Bar admission on motion without examination requirements)
  • 5-7 years of transactional experience at an AmLaw firm
  • AND/OR 3-5 years of experience in-house as a corporate generalist or compliance professional
  • Proven written and verbal communication skills including the ability to explain complex issues in a clear manner to all levels of the organization
  • Demonstrated experience as a motivated attorney who has the ability and confidence to work independently