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Senior Counsel - Litigation

Posted Apr 12
Full Time
HybridPlano, Texas

Senior Counsel - Litigation (Hybrid)

Primary Responsibilities


  • Assumes primary responsibility for providing legal advice, guidance and recommendations to business partners relating to significant Company litigation and dispute resolution matters in the areas of consumer class actions, commercial contract disputes, marketing, supply chain, store operations, and privacy.
  • Advises various business units on issues pertaining to operational and legal compliance matters.

Core Competencies & Accomplishments


  • 4-6 years of litigation-related experience advising on legal issues; major law firm experience required; (in-house and retail experience preferred).
  • Significant expertise in complex commercial litigation and alternate dispute resolution.
  • Ability to manage a litigation docket with minimal supervision.
  • Litigation experience; including depositions, motion practice, and trial experience (preferred)
  • Degree from a recognized law school and admission to the Bar.
  • Self-motivated with excellent advocacy, analytical and communication skills; enjoy challenging work responsibilities and close interaction with business clients.

Enjoy a rewarding career at JCPenney Corporate, where we offer a competitive benefits package, a vibrant work environment, and the opportunity to make a difference at one of America's most iconic retailers.


  • Generous benefits: Medical/dental/vision insurance starting on day one, term life insurance, paid vacation/holidays, 401(k) Savings Plan with company match, and an associate discount on JCPenney merchandise.
  • On-site amenities: Daycare, Grab & Go Store, Coffee Shop, the Local Kitchen, fitness center, free garage parking, golf simulator, arcade, pickleball courts, and vibrant co-working spaces, meeting rooms and wellness rooms.
  • Exciting location: Our corporate office is located in the heart of Legacy West, a vibrant new development in Plano, Texas, with plenty of shopping, dining, and entertainment options.
  • Opportunities for growth and development: We are committed to helping our employees grow their careers and develop their skills. We offer a variety of training and development programs, as well as opportunities for advancement.
  • Collaborative and supportive culture: We believe in creating a workplace where everyone feels valued and respected. We encourage teamwork and collaboration, and we are always looking for ways to support our employees' success.

About JCPenney

JCPenney is the shopping destination for diverse, working American families. With inclusivity at its core, the Company's product assortment meets customers' everyday needs and helps them commemorate every special occasion with style, quality and value. JCPenney offers a broad portfolio of fashion, apparel, home, beauty and jewelry from national and private brands and provides personal services including salon, portrait and optical. The Company and its 50,000 associates worldwide serve customers where, when and how they want to shop - from to more than 650 stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. In 2022, JCPenney celebrates 120 years as an iconic American brand by continuing its legacy of connecting with customers through shopping and community engagement. Please visit JCPenney's Newsroom to learn more and follow JCPenney on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn.

For more opportunities to join our team please visit our careers page.


Job Title: Senior Counsel - Litigation

Location: Plano, TX, United States -

Job ID: 1117386

J.C. Penney Company Inc.

Plano, Texas

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