In House Counsel

Legal Counsel

February 23, 2021

Title: Legal Counsel

Reporting to: Thomas Prowse, Vice President, Legal

Location:  Ottawa, ON

**Apply Directly on our Career Page: Legal Counsel

Who are we:

Tehama is the fastest, simplest, and most flexible approach to delivering secure and integrated digital end-user computing (EUC) available today. Our service delivery platform enables organizations to easily onboard, manage, and scale their distributed workforce, by providing “ready to work” integrated and secured EUC environments with controlled access and monitoring—connecting new workers in minutes, not months. The result is decreased time to value, decreased operational costs, and a flexible work model that lets you move at the speed of today’s world.

What we offer:

Tehama is transforming from a VC backed start-up to a scale up Enterprise and this role will be an integral contributor to our next chapter!

You will partner closely with our VP, Legal Services to support our Sales Operations team and provide general legal counsel support across all of our business units.

As a legal team of two supporting Tehama through scale (currently a 70+ person organization), you will have the unique career opportunity to ignite your learning and accelerate your professional growth at Tehama!

What you will be working on:

You will be responsible for providing legal support on a wide range of business issues including the following day-to-day core activities:

  • Drafting, reviewing, and negotiating commercial agreements, including SaaS contracts, partnership agreements, inbound / outbound technology and software licensing agreements, service agreements, and vendor agreements
  • Assisting on corporate governance matters and capital markets matters, including capital raising processes
  • Providing legal advice on employment, regulatory, and compliance matters including privacy and data security
  • Working on risk management initiatives within the company

What you need:

  • 3+ years of post-call experience gained from a premier law firm or a similar in-house role
  • Work experience in privacy, data security, corporate law, and employment law would be an asset; passion/willingness to grow in Privacy Law is essential
  • JD / LL.B and membership in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario or another province or territory in Canada
  • Personable, pragmatic, and professional nature with strong relationship building skills and business acumen
  • Solid academic credentials and excellent communication, negotiation, and drafting skills

What do you get in return @Tehama:

  • Competitive Total Rewards package, including Stock Options, Self-Directed Professional Development budget, Health & Wellness budget & 30 days of Flexible Paid Time Off (see more details on our digitally powered Employee Experience & Total Rewards @
  • Build a product that will enable the remote future of work & collaborate digitally with the industry’s top minds!
  • Team socials every Friday & Monthly Town Halls to bring our global teams together

**Apply Directly on our Career Page: Legal Counsel


  • Tehama is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
  • All applicants will need to fulfill the requirements necessary to obtain a background check
  • No Recruitment Agencies, please

Tehama Inc

Tehama is the fastest, easiest, most secure way to deploy a virtual workforce. With our next-generation DaaS platform, enterprises can create cloud-based virtual offices, rooms, and desktops anywhere in the world. No other solution on the market today connects remote workers with mission-critical and data-sensitive systems, with the speed, agility, unparalleled security, and comprehensive audit trail via built-in SOC 2 controls, real-time activity feeds, and session recordings that Tehama offers.

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Tehama Inc



Size of Company

50 - 200 people

Area of Practice


Experience Required

3+ years