Legal counsels, also called general counsels, are the chief lawyers of large corporations or government agencies. They advise departments on legal ramifications, ensure that the business is working in accordance with the law, and may represent the company or government agency in the case that a law suit is filed.
Legal Counsel Tasks
Manage disputes and litigations.
Prepare and review legal documents including contracts, licenses, leases, sales and purchases, and real estate, etc.
Advise business in legal affairs of the company including government regulations, taxes, and legal and human rights.
Apply for registration and copyrights for the products, processes, and trademarks of the organization.