An assistant general counsel ensures a company's compliance with relevant laws and regulations. They work closely with the business team to develop policies, practices, and guidelines concerning state, federal, and international compliance with laws and regulations. Their main focus is on laws and regulations that concern the company; for example, many insurance companies use general counsel, who are concerned mainly with insurance laws.
Assistant General Counsel Tasks
Provide legal advice on legal and regulatory issues and federal and state laws and regulations.
Represent client's interests in transactions, affiliations, mergers, joint ventures, contracts and other business opportunities.
Provide assistance to office of General Counsel.