In-House Legal Counsel Job in Toronto, Canada

July 23, 2019

Our client, GFL Environmental Inc., is the only major diversified environmental services company in North America. With more than 10,000 employees, GFL is a highly successful and rapidly growing company with a young entrepreneurial management team, a proven track record of technology and operating efficiencies, and a commitment to further growth.

 

Job Description – In-House Legal Counsel

 

GFL Environmental Inc. has an immediate opening for a Legal Counsel to join its team. The successful candidate will assist the legal team with a wide range of corporate commercial matters.

Offering a competitive compensation package, this is an excellent opportunity for a talented lawyer seeking to join an entrepreneurial and team-focused company offering exciting and challenging work, as well as work-life balance.

 

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Provide legal advice and support across a broad range of corporate and commercial matters, including supporting the M&A legal team, financings, due diligence, litigation management, amongst other areas.
  • Draft and review corporate agreements for various business and functional units.

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

  • LL.B. or J.D. degree (or equivalent).
  • Good standing with a Canadian Law Society.
  • 2-6 years of broad corporate commercial experience at a top-tier firm or company.
  • Team player with strong interpersonal skills, excellent drafting, and technical skills, and exceptional work ethic.

This is an exclusive search.

For more information or to apply for this position, contact:

Jordan Priest, Recruitment Associate

jpriest@thecounselnetwork.com

647.484.8314

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