Legal and Compliance Executive Search Blog

New In-House Attorney Position in Austin

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Apr 30, 2015
A financial services company is seeking an attorney with 4-10 years of experience with derivatives and ISDAs. This attorney will be based in the company’s Austin office. Competitive compensation and predictable hours with a growing company that has a great track record.
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Topics: Jobs - Austin, Attorney, in house

Corporate Paralegal, In-House, Houston

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Thu, Sep 18, 2014

Premier energy company seeks corporate paralegal to support senior counsel and company management.  Securities experience a plus but not required.  This global company offers interesting work, a great environment, and top compensation.   Located in Galleria area.  Please send resumes to info@momentumlegal.com and reference position no. 2986.

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Topics: Paralegal, in house, Houston, Corporate

Trends in Corporate Legal Departments

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Jun 24, 2014
Our team of Texas legal recruiters recently attended the annual conference of the National Association of Legal Search Consultants (NALSC), the professional organization that promulgates ethical standards and best practices in the legal recruiting profession. The key note speech was presented by James Merklinger, Vice President and General Counsel of the Association of Corporate Counsel. His talk about in-house legal department trends was insightful and we thought would be of interest to many of our readers. Below is a brief summary with our annotations:

Biggest challenges for hiring in-house counsel:

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Topics: job success, in house, general counsels

Oklahoma City Energy Company Seeks Senior Counsel

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Tue, Apr 29, 2014

Oklahoma City Energy Company seeks Senior Counsel-SEC, 5-8 years of experience. Email resume to info@momentumlegal.com and reference position number 2883.

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Topics: in-house counsel jobs, in house, energy, energy attorney

In-House - Sr. Downstream Attorney - S. Florida

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Jan 20, 2014

Great leadership and growth opportunity for experienced (10+ years) attorney to handle wide range of downstream transactional and commercial agreements for premier energy company.  Oil and Gas industry experience required as well as significant expertise in acquisitions, joint ventures, complex contracts, commercial agreements and downstream fuel-related transactions.  Excellent compensation package; relocation available.  Please refer to position no. 2796 and send resume to info@momentumlegal.com.

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Topics: in-house counsel jobs, in house, energy attorney, oil and gas

Compliance Is An Avenue to Get In-House

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Mon, Nov 25, 2013

Many attorneys seek to move in-house... compliance is in high demand and could be a good way to do it.

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Topics: in-house counsel jobs, in house, Compliance topics

Attention GCs and Compliance Professionals

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Fri, Nov 15, 2013

This looks like a great conference on Compliance sponsored by ACC.

 

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Topics: Austin compliance, in house, Austin events

Essential Traits of an Effective In-House Counsel

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Fri, Sep 20, 2013

Every day at Momentum Search Partners, law firm attorneys call our recruiters seeking in-house positions because they want to work closer to the business team, be more involved in a company’s business decisions and be part of the overall “big picture” strategy that corporate legal work typically provides. Part of our job as legal recruiters is to dig deeper to determine which candidates really understand what being part of the business team means - and whether they can successfully make the transition. A critical factor is communication and the ability to connect with the business team. But what does that mean, exactly?

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Topics: job success, in house, corporate interview process

Corporate paralegal wanted-In-house-Austin

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Wed, Jun 26, 2013

A company in Austin is seeking a Corporate Paralegal to join its busy ranks. This is an excellent opportunity to live in Austin and join a legal team that offers challenging work in a great environment with  predictable work hours.   Qualified candidates will have at least 2 years of corporate or transactional paralegal experience.   Very competitive compensation package with benefits and possible relocation stipend, if needed.  Please forward your resume confidentially to info@momentumlegal.com, and reference position number 2694.

We are an equal-opportunity employer and do not discriminate because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, genetic information, membership in uniformed armed services or Veterans’ status, or any other class protected by applicable law.

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Topics: Jobs - Austin, in house, austin legal job

"5 Trends in In-House Counsel Compensation"

Posted by Momentum Search Partners on Wed, Jun 26, 2013
http://www.law.com/corporatecounsel/PubArticleCC.jsp?id=1202608350096&5_Trends_in_InHouse_Counsel_Compensation
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Topics: Interesting Articles, in house