Interim Legal Counsel

England, London
£80000.00 - £90000.00 per annum
20 May 2024
17 Jun 2024
JN -112022-288157
Rosey Charlton-Shafier
Job Title
In House Counsel
Contract Type
Full Time

Are you an experienced Legal Counsel with expertise in software licensing and/or outsourcing? Do you thrive in a fast-paced technology environment? Our client, a leading technology company, is seeking an Interim Legal Counsel to join their dynamic team for a 6-month period.


  • Provide legal support to sales teams, ensuring compliance with data protection laws and regulations.
  • Draft and negotiate IT contracts and agreements.
  • Develop and maintain a good working knowledge of data protection law.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders in the context of funds, insurance, pension products, and investment & wealth management platforms.
  • Exercise due care and diligence, ensuring organisational processes are controlled and organised.
  • Uphold responsibilities for risk and business continuity practises.


  • Minimum 4+ years PQE
  • Experience working with sales teams, not just the procurement side.
  • Expertise in software licensing and/or BPO outsourcing.
  • Good working knowledge of data protection law.
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating IT contracts.
  • Previous experience in the wealth management sector is advantageous.
  • Investment platform and custody experience ideal.

LHH is an employment consultancy that believes in talent, not labels. It is important to us that we run inclusive recruitment processes to support candidates of all abilities and encourage applicants of all backgrounds and perspectives to apply. LHH is committed to building an inclusive, supportive environment to enable candidates to explore the next steps in their careers. If you require reasonable adjustments at any stage, please let us know and we will be happy to support you.