Responsible for performing legal activities to control legal risks and ensuring compliance with the relevant laws and regulations. Responsible for the operational management of the global legal function, and leadership to provide global legal services. Responsible for executing and developing the legal function’s mission.
Key Responsibilities: ◆Prepare and review contracts, agreements, and other documents of commitments of Wacom group to protect One Wacom companies’ legal and business interests. ◆Contribute to favorable settlement of legal dispute and litigation, including governmental actions against One Wacom companies.
Summary: Seeking foreign-licensed attorney, with fluent English and Japanese skills, and approximately 7-10 years previous legal experience to work in the Office of General Counsel providing services to internal team members, with special focus on technology products and services. Primary responsibilities are as detailed more fully in the job description below.
Job Description: ・ Provide advice, in Japanese or English as required, to our internal clients regarding legal risks in various aspects of business transactions that the internal team members provide to outside clients
・ Work closely with technology-focused Consulting teams on legal matters surrounding the development, protection and roll-out of new products and services
・ Review, draft and negotiate all types of contracts in English used for consulting/advisory services in Japan, with particular focus on technology product and services License Agreements, SaaS Agreements and Subscription Agreements
・ Working with other members of the legal team, participate in the drafting and review of various policies and procedures
・ Coordinate with various stakeholders with respect to seal and execution procedures following completion of contract negotiations
・ General experience in dealing with other types of contracts and advising clients in legal settings other than those described above
・ Coordinate with the legal team of the global network of which the firm is a member, as well as the legal teams of other network firms throughout the world, with respect to various global projects and initiatives that are to be implemented in Japan
・ Assist with various internal projects required for the legal team to run smoothly
・ Take responsibility for other tasks as requested by other members of the legal team
Responsibilities: ● Managing legal disputes in relation to insurance sales, insurance operation and HR ● Responding to legal inquiries from line of business ● Providing line of business with practical legal advice as legal partner of line of business ● Play a role model for other staff members as legal profession ● Contribute to the growth of other staff in the legal department by sharing professional knowledge and experience ● Create constructive and productive relationship with line of business
This position is expected to serve as legal business partner of line of business. Legal business partner needs to cover either of Product Development, Sales, Operation or HR. Legal business partner needs to build strong and trustful relationship with assigned line of business and engage in preventive legal work as well as trouble shooting. Legal business partner is expected to; - Provide strategic advice in order to enhance the governance structure and business operation of the company. - Increase sensitivity to events occurring in society and provide useful feedback to the company. - Contribute to foster a cooperative and creative corporate culture of the company.