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Interim General Counsel – Retail Industry (Remote Contract Engagement)

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Latitude is seeking an experienced corporate generalist attorney for an exciting opportunity to serve as interim general counsel for a well-known retail company client. This is expected to be a 4-month, full-time contract engagement and can be done remotely from anywhere in the United States. Applicants must have extensive experience drafting, negotiating, and reviewing a wide variety of commercial contracts. Experience with employment, intellectual property, marketing, and advertising matters (particularly in the retail/consumer goods industry) is highly preferred. Prior experience working at a sophisticated law firm and/or in-house with a mid- to large-size corporate legal department is preferred.

Responsibilities of the Interim General Counsel – Retail Industry (Remote Contract Engagement):

  • Provide general corporate advice to all retail business segments
  • Draft, review, and negotiate commercial agreements
  • Prepare and update company policies and procedures
  • Handle employment matters
  • Assist and oversee outside counsel on intellectual property (patents, trademarks) matters

Requirements for the Interim General Counsel – Retail Industry (Remote Contract Engagement):

  • 8+ years of sophisticated legal experience, preferably in the retail/consumer goods industry
  • Excellent academic credentials from an accredited law school
  • Outstanding references
  • Licensed to practice law and in good standing in state of residence

Position Details of the Interim General Counsel – Retail Industry (Remote Contract Engagement):

  • Type of role: Contract Engagement
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Duration: 4 months
  • Location: Remote
  • Compensation & Benefits: Highly competitive and commensurate with experience, full benefits


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

Only qualified applicants should apply.

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