Mentor, A Siemens Business Legal Counsel - Labor and Employment - 7895 in Wilsonville, Oregon

Legal Counsel - Labor and Employment - 7895

Work Location US - OR, Wilsonville

Req ID 7895

Job Category Legal

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Company: Mentor Graphics/Siemens PLM Software

Job Title: Legal Counsel -Labor and Employment - 7895

Job Location: USA – Wilsonville, OR- Plano, TX- Frimley, UK

Job Category: Legal

Job Duties:

• Provide legal support for all Labor/Employment needs of a global company.

• Prepare legal documents, including separation agreements, policies, incentive plans, legal memos, responses to charges of discrimination, and employment agreements.

• Provide counsel to human resources and executive management on Labor/Employment matters, including employee relations, recruiting and hiring, harassment and discrimination, policies, leaves of absence, disability accommodations, government audits, reductions inforce, wage and hour matters, and non-competition agreements.

• Proactively monitor and advise business clients on labor and employment laws across the U.S. and globally.

• Minimal oversight of litigation and outside counsel.

Job Qualifications:

• Mid-level attorney with 5-10 years of experience practicing labor and employment law

• International experience required, preferably in Europe; Prior in-house experience preferred

• Will report to head of labor and employment law group for Siemens PLM Software. Mentor Graphics operates as part of the Siemens PLM Software business

• Position requires strong counseling and advice skills, broad knowledge of federal and state employment laws, familiarity with international labor and employment laws, ability to prepare and present training, knowledge of online research tools, and the ability to address legal issues proactively

• Candidate must be able to work independently in a team oriented culture

• Strong oral and written communication skills are essential. Candidate must be comfortable interfacing directly with managers and department leaders

• Must have a law degree from an accredited law school and be licensed to practice law in location hired or licensed in any state with ability to practice as an in-house attorney in the location hired

• This is an ongoing part-time position for approximately 30 hours per week. To be located in Wilsonville, Oregon or Plano,Texas or Frimley, United Kingdom

Mentor Benefits

Mentor Graphics believes in fostering a work environment that promotes a healthy work-life balance. Our world class benefits package includes 401k matching, annual performance reviews/bonuses, education reimbursement, partially paid Medical/Dental/Vision insurance, Life, Short/Long Term Disability, and a generous time off plan. Our Wilsonville site also has the following onsite: 24/7 workout facility, full service cafeteria, child development center, basketball courts, sand volleyball, daily exercise classes.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression or identity, color, religion, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.