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General Counsel, Litigation

Company: Honeywell International
Location: Charlotte
Posted on: March 19, 2023

Job Description:

Driving Infinite Possibilities Within A Diversified,Global OrganizationThe future is what you make it.When you join Honeywell, you become a member of ourglobal team of thinkers, innovators, dreamers and doers who make the thingsthat make the future.Working at Honeywell isn't just about developing coolthings. That's why all our employees enjoy access to dynamic careeropportunities across different fields and industries.Are you ready to help us make the future?Reporting directly to the Vice President & GeneralCounsel Litigation -- the Assistant General Counsel for Litigation will bea trusted partner and key advisor for litigation-related aspects of our globallegal strategy and functional initiatives for the Company. The AssistantGeneral Counsel will share in supporting all global litigation and functionalinitiatives for the Company.This position is in the Litigation Center ofExcellence (COE), located in Honeywell's headquarters in Charlotte, NC.Responsibilities:

  • Working with business leaders and corporate staff to articulate risks and benefits of legal strategy
  • Developing strategies for, managing, and resolving a wide variety of investigations, litigation and pre-litigation disputes, including commercial, regulatory, product liability, toxic tort/asbestos, intellectual property, and insurance-coverage matters
  • Providing strategic litigation advice to the business
  • Supporting M&A due diligence related to litigation matters
  • Helping lines of business develop and implement processes, procedures, and systems to promote risk avoidance and prevent litigation
  • Supervising and budgeting outside litigation counsel
  • Coordinating with outside counsel to assure they support Honeywell's principles of diversity and inclusion in the representation of clients
  • Working with Honeywell's insurers to manage insured claims
  • Coordinating reserve analyses and legal disclosures with the Finance functionYOUMUST HAVE:
    • Juris Doctor (JD)
    • 10+ years of litigation experience at a major law firm or within a large corporate legal department
    • Admitted to practice before a State BarWEVALUE:
      • Outstanding judgment and communication skills
      • Demonstrated litigation experience and success, including strong litigation management skills
      • Desire to continue hands-on litigation management in a corporate setting
      • Strong business acumen to help business balance risk and reward(s)
      • Collaborative demeanor to drive quick resolution of issues with multiple stakeholders
      • Excellent management and problem-solving skills
      • Ability to influence at varying levels of the organization
      • Ability to deliver in complex situations
      • Work independently to drive key initiativesAdditional Information
        • Location: 855 S Mint St, Charlotte, NC 28202 USA
        • ExemptHoneywell is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, religion, or veteran status.If a disability prevents you from applying for a job through our website, request assistance here . No other requests will be acknowledged.

Keywords: Honeywell International, Charlotte , General Counsel, Litigation, Legal , Charlotte, North Carolina

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