We currently have an opportunity available for a Senior
Corporate Counsel to join our Corporate Legal team in our
Plymouth, MN office located at 605 Highway 169 North . This
position is responsible for the
management of routine, non- routine and
complex non-claim corporate legal issues,
including providing sophisticated, practical
commercial and corporate transactional legal advice,
research and support to internal business partners, including
key members of the company’s management team.
Provides business and solution-oriented legal
counsel based on seasoned judgment,
research , analysis and interpretation of relevant law.
Identifies legal dimensions of business strategies and plans,
and as integrated part of the business team, works in conjunction
with business partners to implement/execute business objectives.
Where appropriate, leads small and large cross-functional project
teams to address the legal dimensions of business initiatives.
Deploys strong, mature legal judgment, interpersonal skills and
influence to build effective working relationships with a wide
variety of legal and non-legal colleagues, including senior
Manages and works effectively with outside counsel when
appropriate so as to optimize expertise and resource of outside
counsel and effectively manage legal costs.
Interfaces and communicates with regulators
in a broad range of contexts
to advance and protect the companywide
Prepares a variety of legal opinions
and memoranda, coupled with informal day-to-day legal
communications/advice on broad array of legal
issues. Frequently drafts and/or reviews/edits/guides
various business documents, agreements and communications in
connection with a business matter or initiative.
Extensive knowledge and expertise in commercial
contracting and corporate transactions and developing
legal and regulatory issues pertaining to
the insurance industry.
Demonstrated ability to effectively represent the organization
to members of the legal community, government agencies and
insurance industry associations. Consistently exceeds expectations
of internal and external customers and the best interests of the
Must be able to work both independently and as a highly
collaborative member of a team in a fast paced and rapidly changing
Must have excellent analytical, decision making,
problem-solving, verbal/written communication, organization, and
teamwork skills. Demonstrated ability to influence and lead.
Exceptional management skills, including informal training and
formal development of staff.
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
Education and Experience :
Bar admission required and 7-10 years of experience preferably
with five or more in the insurance industry.
OneBeacon Insurance Group focuses on the unique risks faced by
certain industry groups that we believe would benefit from
specialized expertise, tailored products and an intense commitment
to service. At OneBeacon, we believe that specialized expertise
matters. Through our underwriting companies, we offer a broad range
of specialty insurance products and services sold through
independent agencies, regional and national brokers, wholesalers
and managing general agencies. Each OneBeacon business is managed
by an experienced team of specialty insurance professionals focused
on a specific customer group or industry segment they know