Attorney – Legal Counsel

California, Nevada, Oregon
Posted 3 weeks ago

Our client is one of the largest vertically integrated hemp producers in the county and produces cannabinoid isolates and distillates. This is a special opportunity to join a growing, highly regarded category leader.

The Attorney – Legal Counsel will structure, draft and review contracts and consult on issues arising in the negotiation of contracts. He/she will lead corporate strategic initiatives and tactical legal initiatives while providing the executive team with effective advice on company strategies and their implementation. The successful candidate will provide timely and insightful advice and counsel to the leadership team on a wide variety of legal, regulatory, compliance, and governance matters. They will obtain and oversee the work of outside counsel as well as participate in the definition and development of corporate policies, procedures and programs to provide continuing counsel and guidance on legal matters and on legal implications of all matters.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • JD from accredited law school
  • Must be licensed in California, Oregon or Nevada. Being licensed in more than one of those states would be ideal.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience in a corporate legal department or law firm handling commercial sales and distribution contracts, licensing, advertising, marketing and general business matters.
  • Previous legal experience for a manufacturer is needed; previous experience with CBD is strongly preferred.

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