When you join Verizon

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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon seeks an energetic, creative, business-oriented attorney to join its legal team supporting Verizon’s Consumer Products organization. You will be a team player with significant legal experience developing and launching consumer-focused products and services.

  • Reviewing and advising on new and existing consumer products and services.
  • Providing day-to-day support for the product development teams.
  • Reviewing of new product offerings and changes to existing consumer products, including mobile apps and service platforms.
  • Developing positive relationships with internal partners and external stakeholders.
  • Coordinating internally and externally among different client organizations, subject matter experts, legal and other groups in addressing product related issues, including educating and training employees.
  • Coordinating with business, legal, external affairs and other groups to ensure effective advocacy of product strategies.
  • Ensuring compliance with existing policies, federal and state laws and regulations and assisting in formulation of solutions to any identified problem areas exposing company to risk.
  • Drafting and reviewing product terms of service, trial agreements, license agreements, FAQs, technical requirements, customer care and training scripts as well as product marketing collateral and advertising copy.
  • Advising on customer and partner contract issues.
  • Assessing legislative or regulatory developments with actual or potential impact on key product initiatives and strategies.

What we’re looking for...

You have excellent inter-personal and communication skills, demonstrated good judgment, and a proven track record of advising clients in a fast-paced, collaborative environment.
You’ll need to have:

  • JD degree and six or more years of relevant attorney work experience.
  • Bar membership in good standing and needed licenses.
  • Knowledge and substantive experience handling banking and consumer financial products and services, including knowledge of applicable federal and state laws and regulations pertaining to banking including KYC, UDAAP and BSA/AML.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Experience working in an in-house Legal department supporting financial products.
  • Excellent academic record.
  • Demonstrated ability to work with a wide range of business clients, including senior leaders.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer - and celebrate our employees' differences, including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.