Associate General Counsel
QTS - Overland Park, KS

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QTS is seeking an Associate General Counsel for its in-house Legal Department within its corporate headquarters in Overland Park, Kansas. As a part of a 4 person legal team (General Counsel and 3 Associate General Counsel) this person provides legal counsel to support the company’s real estate functions, construction projects, customer contract negotiations, vendor contract negotiations and corporate-related tasks. The selected candidate will negotiate contracts, manage the contract process while maintaining compliance with all internal contract policies and procedures, and provide support to the Company’s business units, with particular focus on IT and data center-related issues.

Major Responsibilities Include:
· Responsibility for all legal matters related to attorney interests as assigned by corporate counsel
· Negotiation and management of customer contracts
· Negotiation and management of vendor contracts
· Minimize reliance upon, and effectively manage, outside counsel involved in contract negotiation, real estate and construction matters
· Negotiate Host Waivers with customers and their lenders
· Review non-disclosure and confidentiality agreements
· Assist accounting with collection matters
· Assist with corporate entity management
Job Requirements
Law degree
· 3-5 years of experience as a lawyer with a law firm working in the areas of real estate, lease negotiation, and/or corporate law
· Strong analytical skills, judgment and decision-making skills
· Self-starter who can work independently without supervision
· Work well within a team environment
· Ability to manage competing priorities and demands on time
· Strong problem-solving and negotiation skills
· Able to take initiative with little direction
· Ability to find workable solutions and recommend appropriate legal and realistic business solutions
· Prior experience at a technology or internet company helpful, but not required

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QTS, Inc. provides unique solutions and services to customers that seek a competitive advantage through optimizing resources and technology.