Position Summary and Responsibilities
Senior responsibility for a legal function at headquarters staff level, or in a division, or subsidiary who acts as an advisor to senior management on all legal matters. Reviews, interprets and counsels on federal, state and local laws, agency rulings, IBM policies and practices, business conduct and ethics. Drafts and reviews agreements, contracts and other documents involving substantial financial exposure.
Works with the highest level of IBM executives regarding the development of internal company policies and strategies. Assumes leadership role regarding outside counsel involving litigation or business strategies (i.e., business ventures, acquisitions lawsuits, etc.)
Assumes additional responsibilities as assigned.
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.