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Commercial Corporate Counsel

Professional Diversity NetworkCommercial Counsel
Posted Nov 08
Full Time
Austin, Texas

**We're excited you're considering joining a great place to work!

** Texas Mutual is deeply committed to creating and maintaining an environment of mutual respect and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

**About This Position

** At Texas Mutual, we're on a mission to build a stronger, safer Texas. As the largest workers' compensation provider in Texas, we help injured workers return to a productive life, give businesses the tools to thrive, invest in our communities, and empower our employees to do their best work.

As a Corporate Counsel working on commercial transactions, you will work with the VP Business Law to independently draft and negotiate a wide variety of contracts for the company, including SaaS contracts and professional services contracts. You will work closely with each business department to solve the department's contracting needs. You will also work on privacy and other general business regulatory compliance matters.

**Responsibilities & Qualifications

** **In this role, you can expect to:


  • Draft, review and negotiate a variety of commercial contracts, including SaaS contracts, facilities services contracts, and professional services engagements.
  • Advise the company on contractual and regulatory compliance matters.
  • Work closely with internal business departments to solve their contracting needs.
  • Provide advice on legal and business-related issues to management and staff upon request.
  • Help support the transactional needs of Texas Mutual's new health subsidiary, Texicare.
  • Assist in the preparation of policies and procedures.
  • Assist with legal strategy.

**It's Required That You


  • Have a Doctor of Jurisprudence from an accredited school of law.
  • Have a minimum of 3 years of contract negotiation experience or equivalent education, training, or experience.
  • Are licensed to practice law in the State of Texas.
  • Have effective drafting and negotiation skills.
  • Have high attention to detail.
  • Have excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Are highly collaborative.
  • Are knowledgeable of laws and caselaw pertaining to contracts and general regulatory compliance, such as privacy laws.

**It Would Be Great If You


  • Are a passionate individual who will bring enthusiasm and energy to the team. A self-starter and self-motivator to proactively deliver value to the team and to our business.
  • Possess a strategic mindset to think innovatively and challenge the status quo.

**Flex-Hybrid Work Environment

** Texas Mutual's flex-hybrid schedule allows you to bring your best self to work by either working remotely or collaborating in the office based on business needs. All Texas Mutual employees are required to have Texas residency and travel to their designated office as needed.

**Our Benefits


  • Flex-hybrid work environment for most positions
  • Annual performance bonus and merit-based pay increase
  • Professional development and tuition reimbursement
  • Automatic 4% employer contribution to retirement plan
  • 401k plan with 100% employer match up to 6%
  • Three weeks' time off for vacation
  • Nine paid holidays and two personal days each year
  • Generous sick, holiday and volunteer time off
  • Day one health, Rx, vision and dental insurance
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Flexible spending account
  • Pet coverage and pet Rx discounts
  • Free on-site gym, fitness classes, and health and wellness resources
  • Free identity theft protection
  • Free 2nd medical opinion service
  • Free student loan repayment and refinancing consultation
  • Employee referral bonus