Alexandra Lozano Immigration Law PLLC

Associate General Counsel LATAM , Bilingual English/Spanish

Location AR-
ID 2024-1382
Category
Legal
Position Type
Full-Time
Remote
No

Overview

 

Do you want a job where you can show up and make a difference in the world every day? Are you ready to join a dynamic, mission-driven company? At Alexandra Lozano Immigration Law (AA) we are dedicated to changing the lives of the Latino immigrant community through zealous advocacy, finding creative solutions and aggressive legal strategies.   Apply today to join our team and become a part of our mission! 

 

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We are looking for an Associate General Counsel in LATAM to join our legal team and assist our General
Counsel in providing legal advice and guidance to our organization. The ideal candidate will be bilingual
(English speaking) and have significant employment, commercial, and tax law experience in Colombia, Mexico and Argentina as well as basic U.S. legal knowledge. They will be responsible for identifying and
analyzing legal issues, drafting, and reviewing various contracts, and documents across the organization,
presenting clear recommendations to executive leadership and ensuring legal compliance in all aspects of
business operations across LATAM.

 

This is an onsite job, our offices are located at Barrio Vicente Lopez 

Responsibilities

  • Collaborate across the organization to resolve various international employment law related issues,
    escalating to outside counsel where necessary and appropriate with a judicious eye towards cost
    savings.
    ● Independently identify and analyze legal issues and risks threatening the organization and bring a
    cogent plan to General Counsel for resolution.
    ● Work with department heads to review, create, and maintain Standard Operating
    Procedures that minimize legal exposure while ensuring compliance with state and federal laws.
    ● Protect the organization’s intellectual property.
    ● Create new entities, as needed, and maintain compliance of all existing entities within the
    enterprise to ensure liability protection from inside and outside creditors.
    ● Draft, review, negotiate, and finalize various contracts and agreements with internal and
    external parties, such as customers, vendors, partners, regulators, etc.
    ● Research and monitor relevant laws, regulations, policies, and industry standards that may
    impact the organization and update executive leadership on any changes or developments
    impacting the organization.
    ● Work with General Counsel to manage and oversee all outside counsel relationships
    and litigation.
    ● Provide legal training and education to staff and management on various legal topics including
    employment law, intellectual property law, commercial law, and international tax law.
    ● Support General Counsel in managing the legal department budget, staff, and operations.

Qualifications

  • ● Bilingual English/Spanish 
  • ● Bachelor of Law degree from top rated school
    ● U.S. LLM degree desired
    ● Minimum of 10 years of legal experience (law firm or in-house legal department experience is
    preferred).
    ● Superior project management skills (proficiency in Confluence and Jira is preferred).
    ● Excellent drafting skills and ability to successfully draft unique contracts, agreements, and legal
    memos.
    ● Excellent Spanish & English grammar and writing skills.
    ● Extensive knowledge of corporate law, contract law, intellectual property law, employment
    law, tax law, commercial law, and international business law.
    ● Excellent communication and presentation skills.
    ● Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
    ● Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.
    ● High level of professionalism, integrity, and ethics.

 

 

 

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Alexandra Lozano Immigration Law is headquartered in Seattle, WA with offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, and Texas. Our team of passionate and highly trained individuals are doing life changing work for immigrants to the United States. We are a client-focused, results-oriented firm specializing in humanitarian immigration - 360 VAWA, U Visa, and T Visa as well as post-deportation options. 

We are one of the fastest growing companies in America (#247 on Inc.5000), and our unique approach to cases has a proven success rate of over 90%. Our compensation and benefits are highly competitive, and we are always looking for people with a combination of grit and kindness, intelligence and empathy, and a desire to help improve people’s lives - if this sounds like you, we would love to meet you.

 

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