Conduent Head of Litigation in Florham Park, New Jersey
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The position will report to the EVP, Chief Legal Officer and will be a member of the Legal and Compliance Leadership Team. The Legal and Compliance Department is built upon four guiding principles: providing excellent, timely, and action-oriented internal client service to our colleagues, producing the highest quality work, protecting Conduent, and understanding the big picture. Embracing these principles is a necessary element to succeed in the position. Doing the right thing and leading others to do the right thing is another critical attribute.
• Analyzing existing and new non-employment litigation to propose effective and thoughtful strategy to senior leadership.
• Managing outside counsel and a small internal team to effectively and efficiently execute the litigation strategy.
• Providing legal counsel to many colleagues, at all levels, related to potential disputes and actual disputes.
• Assisting in drafting company policies.
• Collaborating closely with other Legal and Compliance Department colleagues and functional support groups to provide general legal advice and counsel.• Acting on behalf of the General Counsel as directed by the General Counsel.
Three attorneys and one paralegal
BS/BA and a JD degree
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Requisition ID 2020-21763
Primary Location US-NJ-Florham Park
Employment Type Full-time regular
Category Professional Services / Project Management