United Airlines Counsel - Antitrust & Global Competition in Chicago, Illinois
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From airports to the boardroom, our Legal department provides advice and counsel on all aspects of the business, assessing legal risks and our compliance.
Job overview and responsibilities
Counsel for in-house legal department. Providing advice and training to Company on all aspects of global antitrust- and competition-related legal matters and participate in part of the Regulatory, Antitrust and Alliances legal team. Position supports VP and Deputy General Counsel and Chief of Staff to the President. May train other attorneys and paralegals. Assists in managing internal client relationships.
Supporting the VP and Deputy General Counsel and Chief of Staff to the President in management of practice area
Counseling and training of Regulatory, Alliances, Pricing/Revenue Management, Network, Cargo, Sales, Finance, Government Affairs, Corporate Strategy, and other business groups with respect to antitrust compliance
Providing strategic legal support for varied business initiatives
Significant, broad and thorough knowledge of Antitrust area, including management of outside counsel
Personal management of governmental antitrust-related inquiries
Bachelor’s Degree and Doctor of Jurisprudence Degree; member in good standing of the bar in any jurisdiction of the United States and authorized to practice law in-house for United in Illinois
Significant experience counseling clients in all aspects of antitrust law
Experience dealing directly with the Department of Justice and other governmental entities with respect to antitrust issues; at least 5 years of experience in these areas is required
Extensive knowledge of all relevant aspects of U.S. Antitrust law
Knowledge of relevant aspects of regulatory legal matters; relevant legal skills
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position
Law firm and/or government agency experience strongly preferred
Exposure to/experience with international competition laws
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
Division: 31 Legal
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled