Legal Counsel EMEA

Spain, Madrid
26 Sep 2016
24 Oct 2016
Stephanie Greaves
Job Title
In House Counsel
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a multinational company operating in the travel industry. Their headquarters are in Madrid, Spain.


Our client is looking to expand its legal team and has instructed us to source a Legal Counsel EMEA to be based at their headquarters. The role will require you to work closely with the business on a broad range of commercial and corporate law issues.


To qualify, you will be a Common Law qualified lawyer or you've had strong exposure to common law issues, with around 5 to 7 years of post qualified experience gained while working in the commercial contracts department of a top law firm. Prior experience in the travel industry or in the IT/Technology sector or in the distribution industry will be an asset but is not essential.


Fluency in English (mother tongue level) is essential to fill this role and knowledge of another European language will be considered a plus.



About Laurence Simons

Founded in 1988, Laurence Simons is a specialist international legal and compliance recruitment consultancy. With offices across 4 continents, Laurence Simons truly is an international recruiter. We cover the whole spectrum of permanent and temporary legal and compliance positions in both the Private Practice and In-House markets from Newly Qualified through to Partner, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer level roles.