Perform legal review and advise on various matters within the real estate and commercial contracting areas. In particular, experience in dealing with highly complex legal matters is required.

Key Roles & Responsibilities Directly or through others, the incumbent:
Provide legal counsel, risk analysis and support to assigned business personnel on a variety of legal matters, including right-of-way, operations, and engineering groups across the Company related to the acquisition, disposition, defense and enforcement of land rights and commercial contracting.

Draft and negotiate real estate documents (such as purchase and sale agreements, deeds, and leases) and commercial contracts (such as supply chain agreements).

If assigned, be responsible for managing a substantive subject matter area of the Company’s legal affairs or having primary functional responsibility for certain types of real estate and commercial contracting transactions.
Supervise the Company’s outside counsel and provide guidance to such counsel with respect to the Company’s strategies, policies and objectives.

May review primary legal authority, legal publications, and pending legislation and advise management regarding risk analysis and general exposure to the laws in order to support assigned business personnel on a variety of legal matters.
Review the bills submitted by outside counsel to ensure the Company is receiving cost-effective services.
May work under the direction of an Associate General Counsel or Senior Counsel and perform other duties as required. May oversee and provide leadership and direction to internal legal Counsel.

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