Senior Counsel, Marketing and Intellectual Property
ResponsibilitiesJob SummaryThe Senior Counsel, Marketing and IP is responsible for providing legal advice and recommendations for action to executives and management within a variety of business units regarding matters of various complexities (basic to intermediate) which have or may have a sizable dollar impact on business activities and operations. The job necessitates an individual with a proactive mindset, effective communication expertise, and the expertise to work in a transforming organization.Job dutiesPrimarily leverages knowledge of legal specialty in providing counsel as it builds its knowledge of the business context in which it operates.Review and prepare legal documents prior to presentation to management for execution to ensure accurate expression of the legal content.May receive specific direction from management or more senior law professionals as to the outcomes, process and schedules expected.Collaborates with the business units that it serves in order to achieve corporate objectives and mitigate unnecessary business risk.Research legal principles and precedents, engage and manage outside counsel, draft legal documents, gather relevant case related details using multiple sources and methods, provide work guidance to other professional, paraprofessional and support staff in developing solutions to problems presented.Maintain currency and fluency in the legal and business trends that could impact those business units within Walgreens that it serves.#LI-AT1Walgreens, 1 of the nation's largest drugstore chains, is included in the Retail Pharmacy USA Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc., the 1st global pharmacy-led, health and wellbeing enterprise. More than ten million customers interact with Walgreens each day in communities across America, using the most convenient, multichannel access to consumer goods and services and trusted, cost-effective pharmacy, health and wellness services and advice. Walgreens operates 8,175 drugstores with a presence in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Walgreens omnichannel business includes Walgreens.com. Approx 400 Walgreens stores offer Healthcare Clinic or other provider retail clinic services.As the neighborhood drugstore and retailer, our goal is to make health and happiness simpler, easier and within reach. And we remain a trusted wellness provider offering convenient access to important health services, such as immunizations and an array of pharmacy services that can help patients improve their health. To our teammates, Walgreens represents a unique opportunity to microsoft excel in their careers in a welcoming and inclusive environment. We offer the chance to work in a truly supportive environment, and be a part of a progressive organization dedicated to the well-being of our customers, teammates and the communities we all call home.
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