The Manager - International Legal Affairs works at the direction of the Assistant General Counsel - International and assists with all aspects of international legal matters related to United and its affiliated companies. This role provides oversight and management of the Senior Staff Rep-International Legal Affairs and supports all international team members on legal matters.
- Conducting research and preparing legal documents required for company operations in international jurisdictions
- Preparing powers of attorney and similar authorizations
- Working with various business departments and gathering information relevant to international legal issues
- Handling day-to-day supervision of international lawsuits, independently managing outside counsel assigned to legal matters, and handling other duties as assigned
- Managing the Senior Staff Rep-International Legal Affairs
- Bachelor’s Degree
- Paralegal Certification
- At least 5 years of experience as a practicing paralegal.
- Significant experience with managing legal matters, managing outside counsel, and gathering information from various business entities
- Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
- Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills, and an ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment.
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong critical thinking, problem analysis, and problem solving skills.
- Ability and desire to function both collaboratively and independently.
- Extensive knowledge of all relevant aspects of case management.
- Extensive knowledge of Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
- Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
- Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position
- Prior in-house or law firm experience with international legal matters
- Knowledge of case management databases such as Passport
- 7+ years of experience as a practicing paralegal
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