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Assistant General Counsel

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Latitude is seeking an attorney to serve as an assistant general counsel for a company with operations in Indiana and Illinois. The successful candidate will have experience in labor and employment, real estate, and environmental and occupational health and safety regulatory compliance. In this role, you would work closely with the general counsel and the business teams addressing day to day legal needs. This is a full-time engagement and ideally will culminate in a permanent position with the company.

Minimum Qualifications of the Assistant General Counsel

  • 3-5+ years of experience as an attorney either in-house or with a well-respected full-service law firm (or sophisticated boutique firm which serves large corporate clients).
  • Prior experience as an associate or counsel in an AmLaw 200 law firm is preferred
  • Capability and experience to work independently
  • Licensed to practice law in Illinois and in good standing
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • Outstanding references

Position Details of the Assistant General Counsel

  • Type of role: Engagement-to-permanent
  • Schedule: Part-time to Full-time
  • Compensation & Benefits: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience
  • Location: Illinois and Indiana locations; preferred if candidate is near Springfield or Chicago, Illinois but will also consider Indiana locations (remote hybrid considered)


Latitude will not disclose your identity or propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.

About Latitude

Latitude offers life-changing engagements and permanent positions with companies and law firms to outstanding attorneys and paralegals.

Permanent Positions

Great attorneys and paralegals who are seeking permanent positions choose to work with Latitude because of our deep market knowledge, career advocacy and extensive client base. Our own practice experience and client relationships enable us to effectively tailor our candidate proposals to the specific practice strengths and interpersonal attributes that matter most to our clients and to match our candidates with the opportunities that will be most fulfilling to them.

Latitude Engagements

Great attorneys and paralegals who are seeking contract engagements or consulting roles choose to work with Latitude because of our law firm-level compensation and benefits, sophisticated and engaging work, a chance to work with great clients and peers, and a refreshing blend of freedom with self-designed boundaries.

Our consulting attorneys and paralegals have the level of skill, experience, and judgment as would be expected of a permanent attorney or paralegal in a corporate legal department or law firm and the versatility to step into challenging environments and hit the ground running. If you have the right skills, personality and experience, Latitude helps you do what you are good at in a more rewarding way. Latitude attorneys and paralegals serve on a full- or part-time engagement basis, and work remotely or on-site at the client office.

While we are able to work only with a select few of the most outstanding candidates, our customized approach results in a high success rate for those candidates we choose to recommend.

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