This is more than a job posting for the Kohler Company, one of the oldest and largest privately held companies in North America. This is an invitation to collaborate and ply your craft in a creative, conscious and characterful culture.
As a Litigation Attorney, this is your unique opportunity to set your mark and live on the leading edge.
HOW YOU WILL CONTRIBUTE:
As Kohler's lead litigation attorney, you will be responsible for providing practical, timely and high quality legal services in the litigation area on a range of legal disputes (e.g. commercial, product liability, regulatory, patent, employment) in which Kohler and its subsidiaries may be involved with around the globe.
Assist in the development and analysis of litigation and dispute resolution strategies in line with business requirements and minimizing risk.
Assess legal risk and effectively communicate such risk to the business.
Actively partner with outside counsel and corporate management on litigation matters.
Negotiate settlements and actively participate in mediations.
Conduct internal investigations, as appropriate.
Six to eight years experience as a producing lawyer either with a private firm or corporate legal department with significant litigation experience (must have 1st chair experience).
Product liability and commercial experience helpful.
Admission to state bar.
Strong communication, legal, and business skills.
Strong business acumen with the capacity to learn the business rapidly and become a business partner.
ABOUT THE COMPANY:
Beyond competitive benefits and compensation, Kohler proudly offers a rich history, steeped in creativity and a commitment to our associates and communities. We invite you to learn more about our culture and company at company website .
Since 1873 our life's work has been to contribute to a higher level of gracious living for those who are touched by our products and services. Today, over 50 leading edge Kohler brands deliver on that promise to customers in six continents - a testament to the craft of over 30,000 associates and the culture in which they operate.
As Kohler associates we are stewards of our craft, our culture, our environment and our communities. We care about our work and are committed to a single level of quality. We forge our own path. And in turn, experience the joy of discovery and the opportunity to grow.
If you're ready to contribute to our culture and set your mark, apply today at kohler.jobs.
We are an equal opportunity employer.
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