Legal Counsel (India Region)

E I DuPont India Pvt Ltd

  • Mumbai, Maharashtra
Legal Counsel (India Region)
Job Posted : Sep 10th, 2021

Job Description



  • Provide legal advice and support to the Group operations in India including legal and risk analysis in complex and strategic matters.
  • Provide guidance to management on business strategies and develop creative and workable solutions to business needs while mitigating risk in a constantly evolving industry; raise business’ awareness of legal issues and ensure early legal involvement.
  • Draft, review and negotiate variety of contracts and legal documents.
  • Manage all litigation, dispute resolution, and any investigation and enquiries related to the business operations
  • Interact with External law firms for any legal matters.
  • Ensure implementation of Group Legal policies and procedures that comply with all relevant and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate with internal legal teams in other jurisdictions to ensure standardization and alignment on legal matters at Group level and support continuous improvement in that respect.
  • Advising the management on the M&A activities if any in India.
  • Driving the Ethics & Compliance for the region.

Education and Experience:-

  • University degree in Law (LLB), plus, Company Secretary (ACS/FCS) – Qualified in India.
  • Minimum 10-12 years of experience in legal profession and Company Secretarial matters, including a working knowledge or experience in a corporate legal function.
  • Experience in dealing with and resolving litigation.

Technical & Behavioural Competencies:-

  • Strong customer orientation and ability to partner with business teams and senior management teams with entrepreneurial spirit.
  • High degree of independence, initiative, decisiveness and result orientation.
  • Strong research and analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills.
  • Acumen to face critical & complex situations and crisis management with global mindset.
  • Ability to work successfully in cross-functional project teams in a collaborative and team driven working environment.


  • Mumbai, Maharashtra.

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