Analysis Group is one of the largest economics consulting firms, with more than 850 professionals across 14 offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. Since 1981, we have provided expertise in economics, finance, health care analytics, and strategy to top law firms, Fortune Global 500 companies, and government agencies worldwide. Our internal experts, together with our network of affiliated experts from academia, industry, and government, offer our clients exceptional breadth and depth of expertise.
Assistant Legal Counsel provides support to the consulting staff, legal team and other administrative teams on contractual, collection and a diverse range of other legal matters, and assists in risk management on a firm-wide basis.
Essential Job Functions and Responsibilities:
Contracts – Work independently in drafting, reviewing and commenting on contracts (engagement letters, consulting agreements, data vendor agreements, confidentiality agreements, independent contractor agreements and office/vendor contracts). This work includes interacting with consulting and administrative staff to provide legal guidance, and assisting in contract negotiations with clients and vendors as appropriate. Work on improvement of certain business processes with an eye to increasing efficiency and reducing risk to the firm.
Collection and Bankruptcy Issues – Assist in collection and bankruptcy matters. This work includes collaborating with representatives of the finance department in their efforts to collect unpaid invoices, developing plans for collection in individual cases, and following up to ensure payment.
General In-House Advice – Provide legal advice to consulting and administrative staff on a diverse range of legal topics. This work may involve legal research, case law analysis and/or docket monitoring.
Risk Management – Assist in risk management on a firm-wide basis.
No direct reports.
JD and at least six years of legal practice, including law firm and in-house experience
Prior experience in drafting, reviewing and negotiating contracts
Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills
Excellent judgment and ability to tailor advice to circumstances at hand
Ability to work in fast-paced environment and manage multiple tasks and deadlines
Willingness to learn
Enjoys contributing to a collaborative team environment