Counsel, Litigation and Employment

Posted Feb 01
Full Time
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Job Description

Arconic is currently in search of a Litigation Counsel to join their legal team in Pittsburgh. This position will report to the General Counsel and have broad responsibility for the litigation function, including employment litigation.


Key Responsibilities –

  • Manage a wide variety of global civil litigation matters, including commercial disputes, personal injury, toxic tort, employment, and product liability. As part of this responsibility, this role will be responsible for overseeing discovery, third-party subpoenas, and assisting with outside counsel selection, coordinating litigation strategies and costs related to litigation.
  • Work directly with General Counsel, outside counsel and other staff attorneys, paralegals, and support staff in providing legal advice and risk mitigation across a broad range of employment legal matters (employee relations, terminations, discipline, wage and hour compliance and disputes, investigations, leaves of absence, employment-related agreements/documents, harassment/discrimination issues, and disability/reasonable accommodations issues and others as they arise).
  • Serve as tactical partner with company-wide business leaders from a strategic and operating perspective.


Basic Qualifications

  • Law degree (JD) from a law school accredited by the American Bar Association (ABA) -Member in good standing of the bar of a State, a Territory of the United States, or the District of Columbia.
  • Minimum 7 years as practicing litigator working for a law firm or in-house with wide ranging experience in handling civil litigation, including commercial, toxic tort, personal injury, and product liability, employment through all phases
  • Employees must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

About Us

Arconic Corporation , a Fortune 500 company, is a leading provider of aluminum sheet, plate and extrusions, as well as innovative architectural products, that advance the automotive, aerospace, commercial transportation, industrial and building and construction markets. Building on more than a century of innovation, Arconic helps to transform the way we fly, drive, and build. We are proud that 77% of our employees are happy working for Arconic and would recommend it as a great place to work and that 80% of our employees would recommend their managers to others.

We live our core values and commit to delivering sustainable value to our customers, our employees, our communities and our stakeholders.

At Arconic, we:

Act With Integrity.

We lead with respect, honesty, transparency and accountability.

Safeguard our Future.

We protect and improve the health and safety of our employees, communities and environment.

Grow Stronger Together.

We cultivate an inclusive and diverse culture that advocates for equity.

Earn Customer Loyalty.

We build customer partnerships through best-in-class products and service.

Drive Operational Excellence.

We pursue continuous improvement through innovation, agility, people development and collaboration.

Create Value.

We achieve success by generating and growing value for our stakeholders.

_United States Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

_ _Arconic is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We take action to ensure equal opportunity for all applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, Veteran status, or other legally protected characteristics.

_ About The Team

Arconic’s Corporate Center is located on Pittsburgh’s North shore of the Allegheny River with spectacular views of the Pittsburgh skyline and is surrounded by scenic walkways and trails. The Corporate Center is easily accessible from all major interstates and is just blocks away from PNC Park, Market Square and Pittsburgh’s most popular restaurants. The building has a cafeteria that serves a variety of breakfast and lunch options daily.