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Associate Counsel (Manager) Litigation and Commercial in Camp Hill, PA at Rite Aid

Date Posted: 6/8/2019

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Job Description

Job Description SUMMARY

The primary purpose of this position is to handle  litigation and commercial law matters under the direction of the VP, Litigation & Commercial Law.  Frequent independent, critical analysis and judgments are essential. Frequent independent judgments are essential. The incumbent is also required to perform all tasks in observance of Rite Aid’s brand and strategy and adhere to our core values and service attributes.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

The associate is responsible for the functions below, in addition to other duties as assigned:

  •  Assist in the handling of commercial law matters included but not limited to contract review, contract drafting, managing business disputes and providing advice and counsel to Company associates
  •  Assist in the management of litigation matters; supervise  outside counsel and when necessary, coordination and general management of Company's defense
  •  Assist in the evaluation of legal issues facing the Company to determine if the Company  must resort to litigation in order to reach a resolution
  •  Draft legal memoranda and summarize pertinent issues of law applicable to the Company
  • Provide on the spot legal advice to Company associates
Experience / Requirements
  • 3 years of experience in a law firm, public or corporate legal department; or equivalent combination of education and experience required
Education
  • Juris Doctor (JD) Law required
  • Licensed to practice Law in PA or ability to obtain through reciprocity required