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Legal Counsel (Commercial Contracts)

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Job Summary

  • Dublin
  • Permanent
  • BBBH839308
  • Jan 24, 2023
  • €70k - €90k
Job Description

Our client, who are a global financial services organisation, are looking for an in-house Commercial Contracts lawyer to join their Dublin based team.

Purpose of the role:

The Legal Counsel will provide legal support for supplier contracts and support the Residential and Commercial teams. A key part of this role is to deliver on commercial objectives and reduce company losses through the management of their commercial contracts.

Key Responsibilities:

Commercial Contracts Work -

  • Lead the commercial contracts process to balance mitigating risk and best business outcomes.
  • Work closely with the business functions to draft and support negotiation of complex contract agreements with clients.
  • Provide practical and solutions advice to the business functions
  • Review existing contract and legacy agreements to ensure they are fully compliant with relevant leglislation
  • Keep up to date on existing laws and policies to benefit the organisation

Litigation Work -

  • Complete all relevant legal documentation relating to Mortgage court cases.
  • Instruct solicitors on the commencement and progress of the mortgage recovery
  • Communicate effectively to internal stakeholders relating to any changes in the businesses legal policies
  • Offer advice and recommendations on cases based
  • Prepare accounts for review by providing case progress and minutes

What is Required:

  • Qualified Solicitor (essential) 3-5 years PQE with a general practice background essential
  • Relevant legal experience gained in the areas of commercial contracts and litigation
  • Knowledge of relevant mortgage legislation and industry requirements which may impact across the industry
  • Relevant legal experience gained in the financial services sector (desirable)

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Cian O'Hannigan
Cian O'Hannigan