Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is a premier Northwest regional law firm serving the needs of businesses in seven key industry sectors: Technology; Healthcare; Manufacturing, Distribution and Retail; Natural Resources; Real Estate and Construction; Transportation, Ports and Maritime; and Indian Country and Alaska Native Corporations. We have offices in Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Vancouver, Bend, Salem, and Mountain View, California. Schwabe has a firm culture based on camaraderie, innovation, and a drive to help our clients achieve success.
Schwabe is seeking a highly motivated Privacy, Standards and Commercial Contracts Associate to join its Portland, Seattle, or Mt. View office. Requirements of the position include:
advising clients on their obligations under information privacy laws
advising on e-mail marketing and online advertising and matters relating to cloud storage
preparing privacy policies for websites and mobile applications
negotiating contractual provisions allocating risk between clients and service providers related to personal data, trade secrets, and confidential information
advising on representations and warranties related to privacy and security in M&A transactions
assessing and advising on matters related to technology standards
drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and intellectual property agreements
Excellent academic credentials and professional references, as well as solid legal research, writing, and communication skills.
Demonstrated ownership of projects and willingness to work well in a team-oriented setting, but with significant independence.
Strong client service ethic.
Admission or eligibility for reciprocity to the Oregon State Bar, Washington State Bar, or California State Bar.
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a fun, respectful, team-oriented working environment with a competitive salary and benefits. Qualified and interested candidates should submit a PDF of their cover letter and resume to Michelle Baird-Johnson, Director of Talent Acquisition and Integration, by visiting the firm’s website: https://www.schwabe.com/careers-attorneys.
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.