Top Division Legal Executive
Also referred to as: Top Division Legal Executive, Chief Division Legal Executive, Chief Division Legal Officer, Deputy General Counsel, Division Vice President - Legal
Requirements and Responsibilities
Plans and directs all aspects of a division's legal affairs and ensures maximum protection of its legal rights. Leads the defense of the division in lawsuits and the prosecution of lawsuits on behalf of the division against others. Uses broad range of legal expertise and current knowledge to advise management on any regulatory changes or actions that may impact the business. Oversees the preparation of filings, applications, registrations and other legal documents. Requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Requires admittance to a state bar. Typically reports to General Counsel or Chief Legal Officer. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function.
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Level of Education:  Top Division Legal Executive Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
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