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Legal Specialist I

Company: REI
Location: Kent
Posted on: July 16, 2019

Job Description:

Save Education - Associate's Degree - Bachelor's Degree Skills - Microsoft Office - Drafting - Legal Drafting - Paralegal Certificate - Negotiation This job contributes to REI's success by providing entry level paralegal duties. Areas of work may include one or more of the following: litigation management, intellectual property, real estate diligence, and contracts/corporate transactions. Performs as a collaborative team member within the Legal Department, providing assistance to accomplish the missions of the department and REI. May work in an autonomous manner directly with internal REI clients and with vendors and suppliers to REI. Work requires discretion, excellent judgment and strict confidentiality. Models and acts in accordance with REI's guiding values and mission. Conducts research and analysis using legal sources including statutes, recorded judicial decisions, articles, treaties, constitutions and legal codes Respond to general legal inquiries from business clients Serve as initial contact in department for miscellaneous legal issues as they arise, with authority to resolve and/or escalate Prepare, draft and maintain various types of records, reports, contracts and file as appropriate Serve as a liaison with internal business owners and attorneys (both internal and external) Partner with the company's outside firm as directed Support legal staff in actively monitoring, investigating, and responding to various types of disputes Monitor case management tools Prepare reports and assist with the handling of all threatened and pending litigation Coordinate responses to discovery requests Manage the response to legal processes Assist with legal issues involving risk and process improvement Review outgoing materials to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements Help develop monitoring processes, develop corrective action plans and conduct appropriate follow-up with key stakeholders Create legal summary and recommendations for the various programs supported by the position Support the Senior Legal Specialist in preparation and management of corporate records Bring your passion and expertise Associates degree required (Bachelor's degree and/or Paralegal Certificate preferred) At least one to three years of experience performing paralegal, contracts administrator, or similar duties in a corporate law department or in a mid-size (25+ attorney) or larger law firm (may be met by a combination of itional education and relevant experience) Transactional and contract experience (a combination of negotiation, drafting, review, and administration experience preferred) Litigation experience, including discovery management Real estate experience, including the review and analysis of environmental reports and title insurance Familiarity with organization and maintenance of corporate documents Familiarity with intellectual property matters Excellent written and oral communication and composition skills, including spelling, grammar, proofreading and punctuation Proficient with MS Office software, familiarity with web-based productivity tools (e.g., intranets and portals), and ability to research online; Actively participates and collaborates with others on one's own team and across REI for the achievement of business goals Flexible in one's viewpoints and positions in order to support the direction taken by others at REI Uses business knowledge, innovative thinking, and sound judgment in the solution of problems or the pursuit of business opportunities Consolidates information from various sources including feedback from others to reach sound decisions Considers the ultimate impact of decisions and actions on internal and external customers Works smart by setting effective work goals, establishing priorities, and planning well in order to produce quality work Executes effectively by using resources efficiently, meeting deadlines, and keeping others informed of work plans and progress toward goals Clearly conveys and accurately receives information by a variety of methods and in various situations Builds rapport with all kinds of people inside and outside the organization Acts upon opportunities and involves and influences others in the accomplishment of worthwhile organizational goals Challenges the status quo, champions change and influences others to change.

Keywords: REI, Seattle , Legal Specialist I, Legal , Kent, Washington

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