Job Description :
This is a rare opportunity for a talented mid-level qualified lawyer to join Medusind at a time when the Company is in an expansion phase across the US.
We at Medusind, recognize the importance of giving our team a broad range of experience early in their careers. We take your development seriously.
You will have the opportunity to support our senior legal counsels across, drafting, reviewing and negotiation of client and vendor contracts, acquisition due diligence, transaction documentation, litigation management, employment law matters, corporate transactions, IPR related matters, regulatory compliance including FEMA / RBI matters, company secretarial practice and active database management of legal documents.
Independently, where required, with supervision, drafting and reviewing of contracts for customers and vendors largely based out of the USA;
Advise and support key business stakeholders (including at times with senior leadership) on various legal tasks, such as litigation, employment, and compliance matters
Providing legal due diligence and transaction support to Company’s acquisitions and restructuring activities from time to time;
drafting due diligence reports and overseeing the legal aspects of restructuring
Litigation management client, vendor or employee litigation including matters in the USA and India (where required by way of interaction with an external counsel);
ability to independently drive strategy discussions
Independently corresponding with key business stakeholders in US and India (including at times with senior leadership) on a daily basis for legal aspects of Operations related to client engagement, litigation and compliance matters, within tight turnaround times;
independently draft documents and correspondence with accuracy and fluency
Independently liaise (written communication plus verbal) with external counsel in India and US;
Creating and maintaining general commercial contract templates across different business areas and territories from time to time.
Independently handle multiple ongoing matters without continuous supervision and follow-up.
Support on company secretarial work involving Company law compliances for Board, Shareholder and Committee Meetings, Minutes, Shareholder Agreements, Share Capital related corporate actions, Articles of Association, CSR compliances, FEMA, restructuring initiatives (such as group amalgamations & demergers) and related aspects.
strong drafting skills and experience;
excellent verbal and written communication; command over the English language;
good legal research skills;
flexibility to provide legal support to our US operations;
responsibility and accountability for own actions and performance;
the ability to present confidently to management on legal concepts;
potential to mature into leadership roles that require strategic thinking, prioritizing and team management skills;
interest to work on company law and company secretarial matters;
a desire to work across a very broad range of disciplines;
the ability to quickly grasp technical concepts; good understanding of Contract law;
the ability to identify when supervision or escalation is needed;
willingness to learn, professional attitude and ability to stretch long hours;
You will be busy and challenged and you will have the opportunity to work with a talented and fun team. If you are talented, passionate about our business and feel you can make a great contribution to our team we encourage you to apply.