Legal Counsel Italian or Spanish Speaking

Legal Counsel Italian or Spanish Speaking

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    Uxbridge, Middlesex

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    £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum

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    Drew Derry

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    3 months ago

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Legal Counsel - Italian or Spanish Speaking
Location: Uxbridge, UK
Salary: £80,000 + Benefits

Legal Counsel - EMEA

The Role
Reporting to the Senior Manager, Counsel - EMEA Legal, you will join our EMEA Legal team's six in-house lawyers that collectively support more than 50 countries. This is a diverse and varied commercial in-house role that includes a discreet portfolio of approximately 10 or so countries and involves a broad workload of legal issues including contractual, commercial, regulatory, IP, data protection, real estate, employment and compliance matters. You will also can develop specialties in select areas of law and collaborate with and provide commercially focused legal advice to many of the business units across EMEA.

Requirements - what we're looking for
*University degree from a well-recognised university
*Qualified solicitor or equivalent, with approximately 2 to 5 PQE
*Substantive experience gained in a large, recognised law firm
*Additional in-house legal experience is an advantage
*Fluency in English is a key requirement
*Fluency in either (1) Italian or (2) Spanish, along with a general familiarity with that country's respective legal and cultural system, is also a key requirement
*Confident working proactively and autonomously
*A broad knowledge of international business practices and a strong customer and results orientation
*Ability to handle a wide variety of challenging matters, in a creative and positive manner
*A keen intellect with the ability and desire to partner with the business and provide succinct and comprehensive advice
*Experience operating in the multi-level marketing and/or life sciences industry at international level is an advantage but is not necessary

If you are interested in this role, can recommend anyone, or require further information please do not hesitate to contact Drew Derry on 01932 83 7792 or via email on