Sr. Manager Corporate Counsel, Real Estate

Posted Nov 08
Full Time
Tualatin, Oregon

**Success Starts Here

** As a leading global supplier of wafer fabrication equipment and services to the semiconductor industry, Lam Research develops innovative solutions that help our customers build smaller, faster, and more power-efficient devices.

We are a company comprised of people who work hard, deliver outstanding results and maintain a sense of humor during even the most challenging times. Our success results from our employees' diverse technical and business expertise, which fuels close collaboration and ongoing innovation. We know that our dynamic, global team of exceptional employees is essential to our continued growth.

Join the Lam Research team, where you can play a vital role in the future of electronics and write your own success story.

**Sr. Manager Corporate Counsel, Real Estate

** Date: Oct 25, 2023


Tualatin, OR, US, 97062

Req ID: 179785

****Job Responsibilities

**** **Responsibilities

** This corporate counsel position, a US-based member of the Global Legal Services team, is responsible for commercial real estate, construction, and related commercial agreements, gas and energy purchase agreements; drafting and negotiation; ensuring compliance with laws and Lam’s corporate polices. Responsibilities for the position we are seeking to fill include:

  • Negotiate, prepare, and draft complex commercial leases (office and light industrial manufacturing), construction agreements, gas and energy, warehousing, logistics agreements
  • Partner with real estate, facilities, supply chain and other administrative business units to achieve business objectives
  • Provide strategic advice and transaction support, including advising on procurement strategies and process improvements, in support of business objectives
  • Contribute to and assist in developing and delivering internal training, communications, playbooks, contract templates, processes and procedures for providing effective and efficient legal support
  • Provide timely and effective legal advice on a wide variety of corporate and commercial legal issues, including but not limited to commercial real estate law; construction law; land use/permitting; and risk management
  • Participate in cross functional teams (e.g., environmental health & safety, compliance, Risk, Finance, etc.)
  • Provide timely general legal support as assigned
  • Monitor and communicate legal & regulatory developments, follow up or escalate as applicable to ensure business has process to comply; monitor, communicate, and follow up on such developments
  • Interpret and communicate requirements of company policies to business units
  • Domestic and international travel may be required

**Other Job Responsibilities

** ****Minimum Qualifications

**** The successful candidate will model our Core Values: Achievement, Honesty and Integrity, Innovation and Continuous Improvement, Mutual Trust and Respect, Open Communication, Ownership and Accountability, Teamwork, and Think: Customer, Company, Individual. In addition, he or she will have the following qualifications:

  • J.D. or equivalent from a top law school
  • Bar membership; Oregon or California bar membership preferred
  • 6+ years of experience, including significant experience providing legal support for a multinational company
  • Strong contracts, process experience
  • Background or experience in the semiconductor equipment and/or semiconductor industry is a plus
  • Ability to work in a digitized environment (such as contract authoring tools etc.)
  • Candidates from diverse backgrounds encouraged to apply

**Preferred Qualifications

** The successful candidate will have:

  • Demonstrated expert knowledge and command of commercial real estate leasing and construction law, with a minimum of five years practice in a US state preferably in either a law firm or in a responsible in-house position
  • Demonstrated experience and strength with contract drafting and negotiation, in particular in commercial leasing, construction, and gas/energy purchases
  • Highly effective team player who can implement a shared vision, energize others, challenge the status quo and drive change within the organizations
  • Experience with using a CLM to manage contracting process
  • Strong process experience & orientation, organized and results-oriented
  • Have excellent English oral and written communication skills, and the ability to discuss and explain complex technical and legal matters with legal and non-legal business partners/stakeholders
  • Create high quality documents--similar skills in Chinese, German, Korean or Japanese language would be a plus
  • Be able to work successfully across time zones and cultures to support significant international operations and coordinate with remote resources
  • Partner successfully with other business groups to achieve corporate objectives
  • Successfully work and manage in a highly matrixed environment
  • Be adept at balancing multiple priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Work independently with limited supervision
  • Be responsive, creative, innovative, concise, accessible and approachable


**** Tualatin, Oregon

Position will be expected to go to the office 1-2 days a week.

****Our Commitment

**** We believe it is important for every person to feel valued, included, and empowered to achieve their full potential. By bringing unique individuals and viewpoints together, we achieve extraordinary results.

Lam Research ("Lam" or the "Company") is an equal opportunity employer. Lam is committed to and reaffirms support of equal opportunity in employment and non-discrimination in employment policies, practices and procedures on the basis of race, religious creed, color, national origin, ancestry, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, sexual orientation, or military and veteran status or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. It is the Company's intention to comply with all applicable laws and regulations. Company policy prohibits unlawful discrimination against applicants or employees.

The successful candidate for this position will become eligible for a comprehensive set of outstanding benefits. Click here to learn more about the benefits Lam offers for this position .


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