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Corporate Counsel

Date: Jan 19, 2022

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container

Our legal department work with multiple departments in a dynamic environment that promotes flexibility and autonomy while offering the opportunity to collaborate with a diverse group of professionals. Through the consistent delivery of quality service and understanding the needs of our business, we set the Industry Standard of Excellence in the development, manufacturing and distribution of innovative food service packaging solutions.


As a member of our Corporate Counsel team, attorneys in this role will handle a diverse portfolio of employment law, general litigation and takes reasonable steps to make certain that Dart, its team members, dealers, and third-party service providers are complying with Company policies and procedures. Attorneys will research and resolve complaints, manage outside counsel when necessary.


Day-to-Day Role:
•    Research and analyze legal issues in the areas of employment law, contract law, environmental law, general litigation, and intellectual property
•    Write legal memoranda, case summaries, and policy documents as issues arise in the various legal areas within the office
•    Prepare, negotiate and review various legal instructions and documents, such as contracts, leases, licenses, purchases, sales, real estate, etc.
•    Advise internal clients on aspects of employment, contract and environmental law
•    Assist with litigation discovery
•    Investigate and respond to charges of employment discrimination
•    Participate in day-to-day efforts of the legal team

Core Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal candidate must possess all of the following:
•    2-5 years of experience in corporate, employment, or commercial contract legal work
•    Graduation from ABA-accredited law school with strong academic performance
•    Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
•    Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
•    Must be goal-oriented and exhibit a high level of professionalism 
•    Detail-oriented, creative, articulate, personable with excellent organization and research skills
•    Must be dependable and reliable in meeting target deliverables according to schedule and expectations 





Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.


If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (833) 472-3278 or email us at HRConnect@dart.biz for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.




If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (833) 472-3278 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.


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