Manager – Legal, JSW Steel Ltd, Mumbai

Desired Skills & Experience

Candidate is expected to have

1)    LLB / BL from a reputed university with at least 6 years post qualification experience

2)    Basic knowledge of litigation

3)    Knowledge of Court procedures

4)    Experience of drafting of affidavits / pleadings / legal notices / replies to notices

5)    Experience in briefing Counsel / Senior Counsel

6)    Experience in handling Arbitration cases

7)    Good interpersonal skills to deal with internal business team and external lawyers / law firms / counsel

8)    Good communication skills, both written & verbal

9)    Working knowledge of computers /MS office

10) Experience in legal research by accessing websites like Manupatra etc.

About JSW

JSW Steel Ltd. is part of US $16.5 billion O.P.Jindal Group. It has grown to US$ 9 billion in little over a decade and has presence across various sectors – Steel, Energy, Minerals, Port & Infrastructure, Cement, Aluminium.

JSW Steel, the flagship company of the JSW Group, is today an integrated steel manufacturer. It is the largest private sector steel manufacturer in terms of installed capacity.

JSW Steel is one of the lowest cost steel producers in the world. It has established a strong presence in the global value-added steel segment with the acquisition of steel mill in US and a service center in UK. JSW Steel has also formed a joint venture for setting up a steel plant in Georgia. The Company has also tied up with JFE Steel Corp, Japan for manufacturing the high grade automotive steel. JSW Steel has acquired a majority stake in Ispat Industries Ltd. Making JSW Steel India’s largest steel producer with a combined capacity of 14.3 MTPA. The Company has also acquired mining assets in Chile, USA and Mozambique.

JSW Steel offers the entire gamut of steel products – Hot Rolled, Cold Rolled, Galvanized, Galvalume, Pre-painted Galvanised, Pre-painted Galvalume, TMT Rebars, Wire Rods, Rounds & Blooms. JSW Steel has manufacturing facilities at Toranagallu in Karnataka, Vasind & Tarapur in Maharashtra and Salem in Tamil Nadu.

By 2020, the Company aims to produce 34 million tons of steel annually with Greenfield integrated steel plants coming up in West Bengal and Jharkhand.

Company Secretary with LL.B, Corporate Professionals

Job Description

  • Research on existing and new areas of Company law
  • Independent handling of Company Law related work,
  • Meetings with clients
  • Good interpretation skill

Desired Skills & Experience

2-3 years experience with expert knowledge of company law and related matters.

About Corporate Professionals

Corporate Professionals, Advocates and Solicitors, is a research oriented law firm providing a wide spectrum of Corporate Legal Advisory. Owing to the vast experience of our founding members and ever growing team of Professionals, we have attained an edge in providing services par international standards.

The Firm is headquartered at New Delhi with its associates spread across India. We, at Corporate Professionals, work towards providing solution based end- to- end services in varied fields of Corporate Law.

The firm focuses on delivering services in the areas of Securities Laws and Capital Markets Advisory, Fund advisory, Restructuring, Company Law, Deals and Commercial Agreements, amongst others.

Opportunity in Real Estate- Legal Team

Bennett, Coleman and Co. Ltd. (Times Group) are looking for Legal Experts in the Real Estate Domain with strong hands experience in Contracts (drafting, reviewing and vetting) , Business Advisory and Litigation. Applicants based in Mumbai with Law Firm Experience and domain expertise in Real Estate will be preferred.

Required Qualifications

  • Law graduate from a premier Law School
  • Experience – 5-8 years
  • In depth knowledge of Real Estate laws and regulations governing states in Western India
  • Good documentation skill – ability to draft, review & vet legal documents
  • Strong communication skills.

About the Company

BCCL is India’s most diversified media company with power brands across publishing, television, internet, radio and outdoor domains. The story of BCCL goes back to November 3, 1838, when the flagship publication – The Times of India – was published as a bi-weekly going by the name, The Bombay Times and Journal of Commerce. Since then, it has consistently moved up the growth curve by successfully entering new markets and launching new titles. The success of the organization has been guided by a simple thought – treating the newspaper not as a commodity or product but as a Brand, whose prime objective is to serve its readers and advertisers. BCCL promotes a culture of constant learning, innovation and fun at work. Our Employee Value Proposition boasts of abundant career development opportunities; benefits like life, medical, accident insurance, scholarships for employees’ children, education assistance for employees; monetary as well as non-monetary reward and recognition; and employee engagement initiatives like Corporate Holiday Packages,Employee Clubs etc. A strong focus on Corporate Social Responsibility, led to setting up of the Times Foundation, which has single-mindedly worked towards adding value to the society through its services. It acts as a catalyst by leveraging its core competence as a part of an apex media organization to bring social change in sectors like education, health, poverty alleviation, public-private partnership, etc.

Group Legal Officer: Jindal Steel & Power Ltd. – Gurgaon, India

Job Description

  • Evaluate the impact of evolving legal and statutory regulations on the organization’s current and proposed operations and investments and highlight the same and contribute to the business planning process
  • Provide Organization with strategic and legal advice for policy formulation and proactively manage legal risks
  • Guide the organization in interpretation of laws regarding all aspects of business and corporate life including construction laws and regulations applicable to the business
  • Stay abreast with all legal rules and regulations of the state government, central government, local government or other related institutions and associations.
  • Review the legal implications of proposals made by business development
  • Preparation, negotiation and review of legal agreements governing commercial relationships with third parties with whom the company has dealings. This covers a wide variety of different legal agreements.
  • Scrutiny and verification of documents for purchase/acquisition of land / properties.
  • Should have knowledge of consultancy agreements, joint ventures, Acquisitions, Agreements with vendors report on Title Documents.
  • Providing corporate commercial legal advice with a primary focus on negotiating and structuring commercial transactions; drafting and reviewing contracts and other commercial agreements.
  • Providing legal and regulatory support in all of the diverse areas of business such as aviation; technology distribution; technology development.
  • Manage and work in close coordination with external counsel.
  • Prepare and process legal documents and papers, such as summonses, subpoenas, complaints, appeals, motions, and pretrial agreements
  • Handle all litigation and non – litigation matters, Arbitration Petitions, filed by or against the Company. To interact & coordinate with Lawyers / Solicitors in the process of legal proceedings in various Courts.
  • Drafting & Vetting all kinds of Agreements, Contracts, MoUs, LOI, Tender Documentation, Bank Guarantees, Term Sheets, NDAs, Shareholders Agreements.
  • Carrying of legal research and keeping up to date with changing notions and national & international Laws through various legal Journals published periodically in the relevant area of work.
  • Carrying of legal research and keeping up to date with changing notions and national & international Laws through various legal Journals published periodically in the relevant area of work.
  • Thorough knowledge of Court practices, Arbitration proceedings, Conducting and attending the Court Cases in Honorable Supreme Court of India, various High Courts, Consumer Forum, Company Law Board & other National and International Forums.
  • Drafting various types of Property Deeds / Drafting of confidentiality agreements.
  • Provide strategic legal advice and act proactively as required to minimize legal risks faced by the company.
  • Represent the company at briefings in legal matters, Deal with and manage correspondence with regulatory and other governmental authorities in connection with company business.
  • Mentor and coach subordinates to develop the team’s capabilities and build a strong succession pipeline for the role.

Desired Skills and Experience

  • LLB/LLM with 25  years of work experience in leading corporate law firms in India or in a diversified multinational corporation or multinational legal consulting organizations. Candidate should be LLB/LLM from a premier Law College.
  • Good experience and exposure in handling regulatory affairs and legal matters in the power sector. Experience of having worked in an Electricity Regulation Commission or extensive liaison with such commissions, Should have handled short term open access permissions for Inter-State trade of power.
  • Up to date knowledge of Regulatory Law, Strategic law, Regulatory matter, service matter, Litigation, Settlements, Consumer matters, legal strategy, drafting, processing & Regulations, Licenses, Writ petitions, should have experience in Securities & Financial Laws, Banking Laws, Corporate & Commercial Laws.

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