As corporate counsel – Global Commercial, you will work closely with business leads in Starbucks supply chain and research & development groups, as well as other support functions, to help achieve business results. Your work will include drafting, reviewing, and supporting the negotiation of contracts using your legal expertise on commercial matters, including the purchase and sale of goods and services, construction and design build projects, capital equipment purchases and installation, licensing of intellectual property, development of commercial products, and product distribution and transportation. You will provide advice and training on negotiating contract terms and the resolution of contract issues, as well as on intellectual property, antitrust, and other legal topics, to help achieve business goals while proactively managing and mitigating business risk.
•3-9 years of relevant substantive legal experience in a law firm or corporate legal department •License to practice law in Washington, either through general admission or limited admission as in-house counsel •Experience with construction and cross-border legal transactions strongly preferred
The Starbucks legal team works to uphold the highest professional standards in legal service and business ethics. We protect Starbucks and work in collaboration with business partners to influence change and advance company needs.We work across many disciplines including corporate and securities, commercial, intellectual property, labor and employment, licensing and franchising, and litigation. We... also work in real estate, regulatory, government affairs, business ethics and compliance, equal opportunities initiatives, and operations and administration. We do it all.