First American (India) is a Global In-house Center (GIC) of the First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF) family of companies is looking to hire an Attorney Legal Counsel for their Bangalore Office.
Attorney will be responsible for reviewing United States law and federal legislative abstracts for relevant issues affecting the businesses of title insurance and real property data aggregators, review of electronic documents in preparation of a litigation, review fully executed contract portfolios categorizing and documenting terms and conditions, conducting internet based legal research using legal databases such as West Law and Lexis Nexis.
Candidate will be working as a part of in house (offshore) legal team that supports the corporate legal team and other lawyers in charge of various divisions of First American Financial Corporation; will be responsible to directly interact with U.S. lawyers, obtain instructions and work independently or as a team, as required.
Candidate should have enrolled as an advocate in any state of India/US.
2 to 4 years of total experience working with an offshore legal team, preferably with US Jurisdiction.
Acquaintance with legislative process and US legal/judicial system.
Good knowledge of real estate domain, preferably title insurance.
Experience in E-discovery process and litigation support domain
Experience in contracts drafting and/or review process such as software licensing, MSAs, SOWs and NDAs.
Assistance and providing “Issue spot” advice on contracts.
Intellectual property law: preliminary searches for potential Trademarks, determination of infringing marks, review of copyright restrictions in contracts.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, legal reasoning and analytical abilities.
Excellent knowledge of MS Office tools such as Word, Excel PowerPoint and Outlook.
High self-motivational levels and willing to work in a team/ individual contributor.
Willingness to work between 3 PM to 11 PM IST (Mandatory).
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About the Company:
First American (India) is a Global In-house Center (GIC) of the First American Financial Corporation (NYSE: FAF) family of companies. First American Financial Corporation provides comprehensive title insurance, closing/settlement, property data and technology solutions.
First American (India) creates quality solutions for its customers by combining software, back office and knowledge processing operations to fulfill First American’s business requirements.
Our priorities are our employees, customers and shareholders – in that order. Here are some of the reasons that people chose to be a part of the First American family:
Exciting Careers – Career options within business processes customer care, finance, information technology, sales, corporate support and much more
Business Acumen – First American (India)’s parent company is one of the global leaders in title insurance and settlement services
Stability – With more than 125 years of excellence behind the First American brand, we’ve got a bright future ahead of us
Innovation – With advanced technology and innovative thinking, we provide our customers with solid business solutions
Relationships – Our success is built on strong relationships – with our customers and each other
Leadership – Innovation, insight and integrity make us a respected financial services provider
Since inception, First American (India) has evolved into a dynamic workplace with offices in Bangalore, Hyderabad and Salem.
First American was recently conferred the NASSCOM BPM ‘Pioneer’ Award.