Below is a representative list of our current search assignments. Please contact us for more information.
Our client, a Fortune 500 service based company headquartered in Seattle, is seeking an experienced real estate attorney to support its global leasing practice, real estate strategies, and procurement initiatives.
As a Sr. Corporate Counsel for Real Estate, this attorney will assist new retail business teams to secure and launch real estate facilities and provide day-to-day business and real estate counseling. S/he will structure, draft and negotiate agreements, manage outside counsel, and advise the client on:
The successful candidate will also identify process improvements and administer and resolve legal issues that arise in commercial relationships within real estate portfolios.
Milliman, a global provider of actuarial and related products and services, has exclusively engaged Harris Legal Search to recruit an Associate Counsel to be based at the company’s headquarters in downtown Seattle. The position reports to the Senior Managing Counsel.
Milliman’s legal department is seeking a commercial attorney with experience drafting and reviewing complex commercial agreements. The candidate will provide general legal support to business units both domestically and internationally.
For over 60 years, Milliman has pioneered human capital strategies, tools and solutions worldwide. One of the largest consulting and actuarial firms in the United States, Milliman has helped shape significant changes in the markets it serves. Milliman consultants offer specialized consulting services in employee benefits, compensation, healthcare, investment, life insurance and financial services, and property and casualty insurance.
Our client seeks an exceptional commercial attorney for a Corporate Counsel position within its Business and Technology legal team in Greater Seattle. This position will work directly with the business and development teams to advise on, structure, draft, and negotiate deals in support of new and ongoing business initiatives.
Primary responsibilities include:
Basic qualifications include outstanding academic credentials, a law degree, membership in at least one state bar association, 4 – 6 years of commercial legal experience, excellent drafting and communication skills, and exceptional judgment and pragmatism. Preferred qualifications include at least two years of experience in an in-house legal department and a strong technology background. Must be willing to travel and work extended hours when necessary.
The successful candidate will be flexible and willing to jump into new areas of the business and to learn emerging areas of the law. S/he will also be someone who strives for the highest level of quality with discipline and humility.
Symetra, a dynamic and growing financial services company, has exclusively engaged Harris Legal Search to recruit an investment attorney to be based at the company’s headquarters in downtown Bellevue, WA (ten miles east of Seattle). The position reports to the VP, Associate General Counsel.
Symetra seeks an attorney to assist in supporting the company's investment management department, including derivatives products. The ideal candidate will have in-depth knowledge of pertinent laws, including federal securities laws, Dodd-Frank, and EMIR.
Symetra Financial Corporation offers a competitive compensation package. As a diversified financial services company with $40.3 billion in assets, approximately 2.0 million customers and over 1,500 employees nationwide, Symetra delivers retirement, employee benefits, and life insurance products and services, helping individuals, families, and businesses reach their goals and protect what they value.
Our public company client, headquartered in Seattle, seeks a Corporate Counsel with real estate experience to support its worldwide real estate projects. This attorney will be primary counsel for new project launches and support the business teams in real estate transactions, leasing, construction agreements, portfolio management, procurement contracts, and other commercial transactions. The position requires excellent academic credentials and a minimum of 3 years law firm training.
Our public company client, headquartered in downtown Seattle, has exclusively engaged Harris Legal Search to recruit a Commercial Attorney. The position reports to the VP/Assistant General Counsel and requires a detail-orientated, self-starting attorney to support the company’s commercial and M&A functions. The ideal candidate will have experience in drafting commercial contracts and providing strategic and practical legal advice to business clients. The successful candidate will have exceptional drafting, interpersonal and organizational skills and a proven record of assuming and directing significant legal responsibilities in a fast-paced, highly collaborative team environment. The position requires a minimum of 4 years of law firm experience and admission to practice in Washington.
Harris Legal Search has been exclusively engaged to recruit an exceptional intellectual property licensing and transactional attorney for a Corporate Counsel position within our client Company's Business and Technology legal team in Redmond, Washington. This position will work directly with the business teams to advise on, structure, draft, and negotiate deals in support of new and ongoing business initiatives.
Primary responsibilities include:
Basic qualifications include:
Experience in an in-house legal department is preferred. Must be willing to travel and work extended hours when necessary.
The successful candidate will contribute to the Company culture of fun and innovation. The candidate will be flexible and willing to jump into new areas of the business and to learn emerging areas of the law.
Our client, a well-known Seattle law firm, seeks an Intellectual Property Litigation Associate with a minimum of two years of experience. The successful candidate will have law firm experience in trademark and patent law in federal courts and tribunals in the United States. PTO bar admission is preferred but not required. Relocations from outside Seattle are welcome.
Harris Legal Search has been engaged by our public company client to recruit a corporate counsel to support a well-known, cutting-edge technology product. This attorney will work closely with product developers and business development on all aspects of this rapidly-expanding business. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of four years’ experience drafting and negotiating commercial agreements in areas such as technology licensing, marketing, and distribution. Law firm experience required.
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