• Corporate Counsel

    Haworth Inc.
    Job Description
    Job Title: Corporate Counsel ~ Holland, MI
    Company Overview
    When you feel connected to your work, you feel more engaged. At Haworth, you can pursue a career that offers you ample opportunity to build your portfolio and expand your skillset in an exciting and inclusive environment. Join a company that values innovation, inspiration, and you!
     
    HAWORTH is a global leader in office furniture and architectural interiors. As a valued member of our family, you can make your mark on the world and reach your full potential within a culture of connectivity.
    Job Overview
    We are currently looking for a Corporate Counsel ~ Holland, MI to join our team in Holland MI - HQ.  
     
    As a Corporate Counsel ~ Holland, MI, you will:
    Support corporate initiatives and represent Haworth for broad range of corporate, commercial, intellectual property, antitrust, and privacy matters. Provide guidance to internal members regarding legal matters, including risk and compliance. Review, edit, and draft documents as required. Support  the Company’s Commercial Interiors business.
    Do you have these required qualifications?
    • Juris Doctorate from accredited law school.
    • Licensed and in good standing to practice law within United States.
    • 8 years related attorney experience, including in-depth corporate law experience.
    • Ability to travel as and when required by Company, including internationally, up to 15 percent of time.
    • Current and continuing right to work in the United States without sponsorship.
     
    Do you have these preferred qualifications?
    • Admission to practice law in state of Michigan.
    • Admission to practice law in additional states.
    • Deep experience and knowledge in areas of Corporate Governance, Product Liability, Antitrust, Employment, Contract, and Litigation laws.
    • Prior experience helping to build legal strategies and legal teams.
    • Experience managing teams.
     
    Ideally, you have also demonstrated the following:
    • Ability to manage multiple assignments and cases.
    • Ability to identify risk and resolve issues quickly.
    • Professional demeanor with high degree of confidentiality.
    • Exceptional communication and writing skills.
    • Superior negotiation and influencing skills.
    • Ability to work independently and as member of teams.
     
    Haworth Values
    At Haworth, we have a strong set of values that guide our business and help us align with our customers.  
     
    We listen to our Customers. We rely on our Members. We honor Integrity. We embrace Continuous Learning. We lead with Design. We create Value. We work to make the World better.
     
    Join the Haworth family. Apply for this job, or learn more about the many possibilities at Haworth, at www.Haworth.com/Careers.
    EEO/AA Statement
    It is the policy of Haworth to comply with all applicable state, provincial, and federal laws prohibiting discrimination in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected genetic information, age, gender, sex, pregnancy, disability, marital status, veteran status, religion, height, weight, or any other protected classification. 
     
    Haworth’s AAP programs are available for applicant review.  Requests can be made to your Recruiter to review during regular business hours.
     
    This organization participates in E-Verify Employment Eligibility Verification. If you require an accommodation in the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resources team at careers@haworth.com or (616)-393-1600.
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