Litigation Counsel

Litigation Counsel

Facebook

Dublin, Ireland

Facebook seeks a highly motivated, energetic team player to serve as Litigation Counsel, based in our European headquarters in Dublin. The candidate will assist with a diverse range of cutting-edge regulatory and civil disputes across Facebook’s family of apps and services, working closely with other lawyers across the EMEA region. This role will also support our EMEA policy team in analysing relevant policy and legislative developments. The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in working on significant technology-related disputes across multiple jurisdictions. This is a great opportunity for an ambitious lawyer to join a growing legal team and to work on novel issues in fast-paced, fun environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with outside counsel, policy and legal colleagues to support a variety of litigation and contentious regulatory matters across the EMEA region
  • Work closely with teams across departments and offices, including our Public Policy and Communications teams based in Facebook's various offices around the world to track evolving policy and legislative developments
  • Provide legal advice across many subject areas including in particular data protection and consumer protection-related issues
  • Advise upon the intersection of local laws and relevant political considerations in a wide range of diverse legal systems

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Solicitor or barrister (qualified to practice law in at least one European jurisdiction) with 2-4 years PQE in a law firm or in-house
  • Varied experience of commercial litigation and contentious regulatory matters
  • Ability to independently, quickly and accurately assess legal, practical and business risks
  • Interpersonal with a strong ability to problem-solve and communicate
  • Sharp focus on multi-tasking, details, and organisation
  • Good understanding of technology

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Experience of working on technology-related disputes at various appellate levels, and/or in multiple jurisdictions
  • Understanding or experience of relevant European data protection and consumer protection frameworks
  • Other European languages a plus

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