Crawford & Co.

  • Corporate Counsel - M&A

    Posted Date 2 months ago(10/25/2018 3:32 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-5593
    Job Locations
    US-GA-Peachtree Corners
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Category
    Legal
    Business Unit
    Shared Services
  • Excellence In Everything We Touch

    Shared Services - Legal

    Position Summary

     

     

    Provides legal counsel, researches and prepares opinions on legal questions, documents and reports, prepares and conducts prosecution and defense of administrative, legal or regulatory proceedings consistent with level of experience and under direct supervision.

     

     

    Responsibilities

     

    • Reviews various documents, materials, events and problems to identify potential legal issues and makes oral and written recommendations outlining solutions which minimize the legal exposure to the company.
    • Prepares filings and reports to governmental agencies consistent with the level of experience.
    • Reviews advertisements, press releases and other printed material to identify potential legal issues. 
    • Reviews current developments in the industry and notifies the affected business units of potential impact.
    • Apprises the Associate General Counsels verbally and in writing of activities and problems within assigned area of responsibility; refers matters beyond limits of authority and expertise to the General Counsel for direction.
    • Provides legal counsel to all levels of management as well as general staff.
    • Upholds Crawford & Company Code of Business Conduct at all times.

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    Requirements

     

    • 3-5 years’ experience with handling public company securities reporting and compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters.
    • ERISA/Tax and international experience a plus.

    • Graduate of an accredited law school.
    • 1 to 3 years previous legal experience required.
    • Admitted and a member in good standing of at least one state bar.
    • Ability to research and interpret government (federal, state and local) regulations.
    • Ability to recognize potential for legal problems and devise solutions.
    • Very strong negotiation, analytical and interpersonal skills.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Knowledge of risk management, insurance and claims administration desirable.

     

    About Us

     

    Based in Atlanta, Crawford & Company (NYSE: CRD-A and CRD-B) is the world’s largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management solutions to insurance companies and self-insured entities with an expansive global network serving clients in more than 70 countries. The Crawford Solution® offers comprehensive, integrated claims services, business process outsourcing and consulting services for major product lines including property and casualty claims management, workers compensation claims and medical management and legal settlement administration. More information is available at www.crawfordandcompany.com.

    In addition to a competitive salary, Crawford offers you:

    • Career advancement potential locally, nationally and internationally. Crawford & Company has more than 700 locations in 70 countries;
    • On-going training opportunities through every stage of your career
    • Strong benefits package including matching 401k; health, dental, and life insurance; employee stock purchase plans; tuition reimbursement and so much more.

    Crawford & Company participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V

    Crawford & Company is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Crawford via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from Crawford HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of Crawford. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Crawford as a result of the referral or through other means. 

     

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