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Corporate Attorneys handle mainly business transactions, specializing in multiple aspects of the law and how it pertains to the business they represent. Skills included on sample resumes for Corporate Attorneys include drafting, revising and translating agreements; representing clients on mergers and acquisitions of companies in various industries; and engaging in due diligence preparation and follow-up. Corporate Attorneys list Juris Doctor degrees on their resumes after successfully completing law school and upon passing the state bar exam.

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1

Corporate Attorney

Retained and directed outside counsel, including overseeing Company personnel discharged with providing information responsive to legal inquiries.

  • Represented Company in a variety of legal matters including without limitation administrative hearings related to individual employee eligibility for unemployment and other benefits.
  • Conducted and maintained legal research related to various transactional matters including, but not limited to, labor and employment, contract, consumer, intellectual property, and general operational concerns. Provided legal analysis and opinions related to such research.
  • Reviewed and composed Company policies, procedures, handbooks and other related documents.
  • Drafted and reviewed contracts including intellectual property, non-compete and non-disclosure, employment, service, and lease agreements to protect Company interests.
  • Prepared, reviewed, and revised Company correspondence related to Better Business Bureau, Attorney General, customer, attorney, and media inquiries and/or matters.
  • Assisted Company with records retention related to transition to paperless file management system.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
English Literature
JD
Juris Doctor
2

Corporate Attorney - Venture Capital Investments and Acquisitions

Conceptualized and performed research to analyze lower performance associated with governmental financing, to increase client value for future acquisition, achieving increase of 12% in successful M&As

  • Performed due diligence analysis and research for investments and acquisitions worth $350M in total
  • Advised top management regarding investments in startups, including $135M purchase of a client
  • Designed option distribution mechanism as part of clients' employees incentive programs
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
MA
Marketing
MBA
Master of Business Administration
3

Corporate Attorney

Negotiated the sale of several chiropractic practices and drafted all purchase documents

  • Analyzed and drafted business leases, contracts, mortgages, and closing documents
  • Negotiated and litigated the company's contract disputes, including employment and advertising
  • Performed collections for the company's twelve clinics
  • Observed expert witness depositions and helped answer interrogatories for other cases
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
C
Intra
BBA
Advertising And Promotion
JD
Litigation
4

Corporate Attorney

Specialized in providing legal and business services to talented individuals, entrepreneurs and companies.

  • Established numerous corporations and limited liability companies for successful entrepreneurs.
  • Negotiated, drafted and closed numerous real estate acquisitions.
  • Successfully negotiated, documented and closed deal for a ground-breaking online interactive content.
  • Successfully negotiated and closed deal for real estate investment group formation and restructure.
  • Successfully negotiated and closed digital distribution deal for a large regional record company and studio.
  • Negotiated, drafted and closed artist representation agreement and personal services agreement.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
MA
Finance
JD
Business
5

Corporate Attorney

Managed civil litigation in forty-eight licensing states

  • Successfully negotiated settlement agreements
  • Addressed state and federal legal and regulatory issues as they arise
  • Drafted Operation Agreements binding the Corporation
  • Assisted in the formulation of corporate policy and procedure
  • Managed employees to ensure compliance with state and federal law and regulation
  • Assisted in the formulation and organization of the corporate infrastructure
  • Addressed and resolved concerns of investors to maintain investor relationships
  • Responded to audit examinations of state regulatory agencies in forty-eight licensing states
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
JD
Juris Doctor
6

Corporate Attorney

Negotiated and prepared agreements for licensing, confidentiality and joint-development programs

  • Was legal department representative to the corporate-wide technology committee
  • Managed outside law firms for world-wide intellectual property litigation
  • Trained scientists in protection of corporation's intellectual property assets
  • Trained and supervised para-professionals
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Life Sciences
MS
Life Sciences
JD
Juris Doctor
7

Corporate Attorney, Transactional Law

  • Consulted with clients regarding personal and professional business matters and advised of appropriate legal actions.
  • Researched a myriad of legal issues, including those related to incorporation, eminent domain, utility easements, real property interests and disputes, securities transactions and statutory analysis with regards to other business matters.
  • Reviewed and drafted real estate agreements, shareholder agreements, lease agreements and other contractual documents.
  • Interviewed clients and gathered sufficient information to draft and file necessary business documents, including articles of incorporation, partnership agreements and required secretary of state filings.
  • Collaborated with other attorneys regarding legal solutions for clients.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Political Science & Minor
JD
Law-graduated With High Honors And 6th Overall
8

Corporate Attorney

  • Managed an average of 35 client accounts
  • Managed all administrative and office duties
  • Created and tracked all expenses and client accounts
  • Wrote Contracts and Employee Handbook
  • Oversaw all aspects of civil cases, including client interviews, discovery, settlements, and trials
Candidate Info
BA
Political Science
JD
Juris Doctor
9

Corporate Attorney

  • Handled all aspects of mergers and acquisitions, including due diligence, document
  • Assisted in financing transactions, including private and public offerings of equity and debt
  • Represented privately-held businesses in corporate matters such as formation, employee
  • Spearheaded the firm's broker-dealer and investment adviser registrations.
  • Counseled emerging businesses on general corporate matters and developed instructional
  • Maintained close relationships with clients, including nonprofit entities, financial institutions, and those in the casino gaming, information technology and biotechnology/life sciences sectors.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Economics
JD
Juris Doctor
10

Legal Assistant to Corporate Attorney in Independent Contractor

I.C.) law. Assembled, prepared and collected research on various I.C.s working for large logistics and delivery company in various states.

  • Responsibilities included creating and maintaining large excel spreadsheets and reports with settlements paid to I.C.s, overtime collected and time and distance traveled over years of business.
  • Corresponded with federal and state agencies including DOJ, DOL, Department of Health and Human Services, Administration of Developmental Disabilities, State Unemployment Agencies, EEOC, etc.
  • Prepared legal documents and research for outside counsel representing company.
  • Worked with Corporate Attorney on several class action suits in addition to individual claims.
  • Helped prepare for arbitration and mediation.
  • Prepared Monthly Legal Case update for upper management, among other reports.
  • Pulled and researched hundreds of contracts to categorize into categories based on type of contract, arbitration clauses, years worked, documents signed.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
BA
Drama

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