Uncompromising integrity and high ethical standards personally and professionally
Minimum 8+ years of experience in private practice, government service, and/or in-house roles. Experience in a regulated industry is helpful
Law degree from an accredited institution and membership in good standing.
Substantial experience conducting internal investigations
Experience with anti-corruption laws and regulations and international competition laws and regulations. Familiarity with global data privacy laws including the GDPR
Experience counseling business leaders to navigate compliance and legal risks
Superior analytical and technical legal skills, sound judgment, and innovative thinking
Dynamic and resilient professional with the demonstrated ability to be decisive, influence dynamic organizations, and persuade and impact
Be part of building unique eCommerce technology for brands and products that our company owns and operates end to end
Casual Dress Code
Open Work Environment
Corporate Presence at Industry Leading Trade shows
Modern office facilities in the city center (Gulliver Center — Creative Quarter Private Office);
Soundproof Phone and Meeting Rooms
Full Kitchen with Unlimited Free Snacks in the office (Cookies, Coffee, Tea)
Monthly In-Office Catered Lunches
Annual Holiday Party
Close-Knit Family Atmosphere
Company Sponsored Team-Building Events
National Holidays Off and 12 days PTO
Work alongside a Native English speaker from Chicago
Draft and negotiate commercial agreements (sales, product development, vendors, customer, contractor agreements, back-office processes, leases, and IT)
Minimize The Ad Masters legal risks and exposure across company-wide operations activities
Provide legal support for various Operations, Finance, Sales, and Marketing activities
Avoid and resolve litigation, complaints, disputes and other claims
Manage The Ad Master’s intellectual property portfolio and work with marketing and product team to protect product names and new and patentable inventions
Work with Operations and Sales to negotiate international agreements including manufacturing, vendor, and distribution agreements
Provide legal support to Human Resources on international employment and contractor matters
Manage company liability matters including complex corporate structure strategy and execution, highly confidential projects, and litigation
Negotiate, prepare, and sign off on all marketing related materials including electronic communication to ensure GDPR compliance, agreements, e-commerce, advertising, events, product placement, and comprehensive due diligence for all major company decisions
The Ad Masters is seeking exceptionally bright, self-motivated, highly focused individuals to support our CEO in Kyiv, Ukraine where we have just opened an office. Counsel will serve as the Regional General Legal Counsel which is focused on Enterprise Software for the eCommerce industry and direct marketing.
You are a Commercial generalist responsible for leading corporate strategic and tactical legal initiatives and working with The Ad Masters Principals and U.S. Legal Counsel to provide effective advice on company strategies and their implementation. You will be responsible for handling all regional legal matters for The Ad Masters and managing the work of outside counsel as necessary. Your Legal Counsel will be directly involved in complex business transactions, negotiating critical contracts, writing policies and procedures, preparing legal documents and investigating/resolving litigation, disputes, and other claims.
We are everything you’d expect from a digital marketing company: accountable, autonomous, flexible and personable. Yet we deliver scale and reach for our global brands from our network of offices headquartered in Chicago, Illinois.