Latitude is seeking a product liability attorney for a temp to permanent position with an international corporate client. The successful candidate ideally would be located in Dallas or Charlotte. Interested candidates must have 6+ years of product liability counseling experience as an associate or senior counsel at a large firm or a sophisticated boutique or in an in-house environment. The successful candidate will be assisting on the C-Suite with North American matters.
Requirements for the Product Liability In-House Attorney:
At least 6 years of product liability litigation experience at a large firm or a sophisticated boutique or in a corporate legal department (preferred)
Licensed to practice law in state of residence
Ideally located in Dallas or Charlotte
J.D. from an accredited, preferably top-tier, law school
Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, client-service-driven setting
Position Details of the Product Liability In-House Attorney:
Type of role: Contract In-House Counsel
Schedule: Part-time to begin, Full-time as continues
Compensation: Pay: The annualized pay for this position ranges from $160,000 to $180,000 or more when calculated on a full-time basis. Pay for contract engagements is based on multiple factors including but not limited to work experience, qualifications, credentials, location, market supply/demand, and the candidate’s preference (each candidate’s pay rate affects the client bill rate which can affect the candidate’s competitiveness for the position).
Benefits: In addition to pay, all Latitude Attorneys and other legal professionals working on contract engagements receive complimentary professional liability insurance coverage. All Latitude employees (including those on contract engagements) are also eligible for full benefits when working 20+ hours per week, including group medical, dental, and vision insurance, and complimentary group life, LTD and AD&D insurance. A qualified 401k plan is also available. Benefits-eligible Latitude Attorneys also receive a CLE and Professional Expense stipend.
Confidentiality Latitude will not propose you to prospective clients without your prior consent. Candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted.
About Latitude Latitude is a full-service flexible legal talent company serving corporate legal departments and law firms nationwide. From Fortune Global 100 companies to start-ups and Global 50 law firms to boutiques, clients turn to us for top-tier attorneys and other legal professionals.
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