In House Counsel

Corporate Counsel - Cisco

November 8, 2017

Cisco is the worldwide leader in networking that transforms how people connect, communicate and collaborate, and our legal department has embraced the productivity improvements and innovations that networked business architectures provide. Like the networks we build, our team is a broad network of individuals collaborating in a flexible, dynamic environment. We partner with a world class group of sales executives and engineers with a focus on disruptive, creative solutions to meet our customers’ needs.

Cisco Systems Canada Co. is seeking a Corporate Counsel to join its team in Montreal. The Corporate Counsel will be responsible for structuring, negotiating and drafting customer facing transactions and for advising the Quebec Sales Team. The role involves advising on a broad range of legal disciplines, including compliance and regulatory issues, intellectual property, competition, privacy, and marketing matters.

The ideal candidate will be fluent in English and French and have at least 2 years of experience negotiating complex corporate agreements as well as a strong understanding of technology and compliance matters. Candidates with in-house experience in a sales environment or public-sector exposure will be preferred. This is an exceptional opportunity for a collaborative and resourceful individual to join an innovative team.

For more information or to apply, please contact Louise Woollcombe at

As this is an exclusive assignment with The Heller Group, all inquiries and applications sent directly to Cisco will be redirected to The Heller Group.

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