Senior Commercial Lawyer

4 days left

England, London, City of London
£400 - £445 per day
11 Feb 2021
11 Mar 2021
JN -022021-2004483
Sasha Veitch
Job Title
Practice Area
Commercial Contracts
PQE Level
Contract Type
Full Time

To provide contract and commercial related legal services to ESBO and the European subsidiaries, as well as to the Korean Headquarters is vital.

Client Details

World's largest information technology company.


Provision of prompt and detailed legal advice in relation to relevant legal questions and documentation, in particular:

(i) Preparation and negotiation of all commercial contracts, heads of agreements and associated documentation for the provision of business to business AdTech, advertising and media products and other commercial projects, providing advice on legal and commercial risks, potential impacts and propose mitigating actions;

(ii) Preparation and negotiation of supplier contracts for systems and software required for provision of systems for underlying platforms;

(iii) Seeking and coordinating input where necessary from other colleagues (particularly data protection team) and the business (e. Finance, Tax teams, Product & Engineering etc.);

(iv) Help develop and understand risk mitigation strategies for contractual risks;

(v) Develop and maintain precedent agreements and all relevant end user documents;

(vi) Support and assist in project management of ad hoc projects as they arrive;

(vii) Support the business with advice in respect of app and product development and the entry into new markets;

(viii) Working alongside other divisions and team members within the EO Legal team to support ESBO;

(ix) Assist the business in responding to complaints and queries from end users;

(x) Represent Samsung in internal and external meetings with key partners;

(xi) Assist (through the provision to the Co-Heads of EO Legal & Compliance of project updates and related content) as necessary with reporting to the Europe Office Management Team; and

(xii) Proactively support the European subsidiary legal teams with ESBO related contract and commercial related queries.

More generally, the candidate will work with and support the Co-Heads of EO Legal & Compliance, as well as being responsible for the management / development of the relevant paralegals within the Team assigned to work on contract matters.


  • Experience in a top tier Law Firm or major provincial firm.
  • Strong experience in contract negotiation and drafting,
  • Strong overall grasp of general commercial matters;
  • Advising global consumer products brands.
  • In-house experience is desirable
  • Ideally, the candidate will have experience within the AdTech and advertising industries, with a solid understanding of GDPR and privacy related transactions.

Job Offer

Competitive day rate

Immediate start

On going contract

33 days holiday