Apple Legal Counsel, Corporate Purchasing - Corporate Services in Cupertino, California

Legal Counsel, Corporate Purchasing - Corporate Services

Santa Clara Valley (Cupertino), California, United States

Corporate Functions

  • 5+ years of transactional experience drafting, negotiating, and advising on commercial agreements (including services agreements)

  • Strong communication and analytical skills with the ability to assess and articulate complex and nuanced legal issues clearly and concisely

  • Creative problem-solver who can take a leadership role in transactions and resolve complex issues in creative, efficient, and practical ways

  • Ability to develop and facilitate collaboration by cultivating relationships and effectively counseling, collaborating, and communicating with legal and cross-functional partners

  • Excellent time management and organizational skills

  • Experience with privacy regulations, employee benefits plans/programs, and IP licensing is a plus

Description

In this role, you will join a team of attorneys working with global business partners across Apple to support Apple’s corporate operations worldwide. Strong contract drafting and negotiation skills and an advanced understanding of standard commercial contract terms and conditions is required. You will collaborate with other legal groups and cross-functional business teams (including Corporate Procurement, Employee Benefits/Wellness, Recruiting, Retail, Facilities, EH&S, Finance, and Learning & Development) to strategize on, draft, and negotiate a wide variety of inbound services agreements in support of Apple’s corporate operations. Your daily responsibilities will range from cross-border negotiations and drafting of complex commercial terms, to representing Legal at business partner staff meetings and training sessions. In this role, you will handle a high-volume of projects, meet short deadlines, and enjoy working in a dynamic environment.

Education & Experience

JD and admission to at least one US state bar

Additional Requirements

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