Uber Careers – Counsel, West Region

Website Uber

Job Description:

  • We’re looking for outstanding legal professionals to join our US & Canada Legal Team, which provides legal advice and guidance on all aspects of Uber’s Rides operations. This is a rare opportunity for an attorney to join an innovative and exciting tech company and gain substantive, hands-on experience with business clients and external partners.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate parallel regulatory and litigation strategies related to bet-the-company issues.
  • Lead internal investigations in response to external inquiries and investigations, and then formulate external replies.
  • Drive legal strategies with cross-functional partners, including Operations, Policy, Safety, Product, and Insurance teams at Uber to develop creative and proactive legal solutions on first-of-its-kind legal issues and achieve ambitious operational goals for the business.
  • Engaging, hands-on work tackling novel legal issues before local and state agencies, including direct engagement and public advocacy on behalf of Uber through public workshops and both formal and informal meetings.
  • Analyze and draft legislation applicable to Uber’s Rides business on various topics including, privacy, data sharing, and other matters.
  • Provide legal support to the Rides business in fast-paced, high impact, and high profile situations based on legal research and analysis of applicable state laws and regulations.

Qualification & Experience:

  • 6+ years of regulatory or litigation advocacy experience
  • J.D. and license to practice law in at least one state.
  • Experience providing direct advice to clients on thorny regulatory legal matters, particularly in grey areas of the law.
  • Keen business judgment and ability to analyze complex legal issues while considering risk.
  • Attention to detail, ability to multitask, manage cases, and carry out meaningful projects with limited oversight.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required — strong writing, research, and negotiation skills necessary.
  • Willingness to learn, be a great teammate, and fun to work with!
  • Passionate about Uber and our mission!

Job Details:

Company: Uber

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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