Assist with all legal matters including the planning, organizing, and managing of work activities assigned.
Coordinate and liaise with department peers on projects/assignments and ensure smooth/timely delivery of legal advice/input.
Coordinate with departments throughout the company to collect information required to defend the Company in legal proceedings .
Instruct external counsel and vet responses to legal notices received from them.
Vet written statements/Para-wise comments/applications and all court pleadings received from external counsel in litigious matters.
Assist senior legal manager in drafting and vetting various Agreements with local and foreign counterparts, including MOUs, Service Agreements, Lease Agreements, Contractual Employment Agreements, Supply/Vendor Agreements, NDAs, Bank Guarantees, Affidavits and other documents received from various company departments.
Assist senior legal managers in drafting responses to notices received from authorities and regulatory bodies.
Research on all legal matters and draft legal research memos for senior legal managers and company executives.
Maintain legal case MIS and all case files.
Coordinate with external counsel on all legal cases including assisting in approving payments and bookings.