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In-House Legal Counsel

  • Type Direct Hire
  • Location New York
  • Date Posted February 27, 2024

In-House Legal Counsel (Utility Contracting Sector)

Coryer Staffing Overview: Coryer Staffing is on the lookout for an In-House Legal Counsel for a leading client in the utility contracting sector. This position is crucial in a company known for its innovation and impact in transmission and distribution electrical work.

Role Summary: The In-House Legal Counsel will play a pivotal role in guiding the company through a variety of legal landscapes. The ideal candidate is a seasoned professional, well-versed in corporate law with a focus on utility contracting or related fields.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal expertise in areas like corporate governance, contract law, and labor relations.
  • Contribute to the legal compliance of the company’s Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP).
  • Handle complex legal contracts and agreements, ensuring they align with corporate objectives.
  • Advise on regulatory compliance, particularly in the utility sector.


  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Minimum 10 years of legal experience in a corporate or law firm setting, with exposure to the utility sector.
  • Knowledge of ESOPs and their impact on corporate governance and employee relations is helpful but not required.
  • Expertise in contract law, labor law, and regulatory compliance.
  • Strong analytical, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.


  • Details to be disclosed to shortlisted candidates.


  • Competitive, reflecting experience and qualifications.

Application Process: Apply via Coryer Staffing with a resume and cover letter, highlighting your experience and suitability for this complex, dynamic role.

Coryer Staffing’s Commitment: We are an equal-opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion.

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