Staff Attorney

MRI Software Cleveland, OH
MRI Software is seeking a Staff Attorney to join our team in Solon, OH! With the need for minimal assistance and supervision and in accordance with established corporate guidelines, this individual will assist in the contracting activities and processes for agreements of all types between the Company and its clients, including sales agreements that provide maximum bookings and profit to the Company while minimizing legal and operational risks.

Essential functions include:

* Draft and negotiate complex commercial contracts in areas such as:

* Software license contracts, SaaS customer contracts, data collection and use, technology licensing and acquisition, research and development activities

* Work cross-functionally with sales, finance, and operations teams to ensure that contractual terms are compliant with legal, regulatory, and company policies and risk preferences

* Research and analyze law sources such as statutes, recorded judicial decisions, legal articles, treaties, constitutions, and legal codes.

Founded in 1971, MRI Software is a leading provider of innovative real estate software applications and hosted solutions. MRI's comprehensive and flexible technology platform coupled with an open and connected ecosystem meets the unique needs of real estate businesses—from property-level management and accounting to investment modeling and analytics for the global commercial and residential markets.

Skills/Requirements

* JD from ABA accredited law school and licensed to practice law in a state, Ohio preferred

* 1-3 years experience practicing law, preferably with technology contracts

* Able to independently draft and negotiate technology based and/or commercial agreement

* Proven team player and consensus builder that takes a business approach to law

* Excellent problem solving skills

* Demonstrated understanding of business problems related to assigned legal projects

* Exceptional verbal and written communication skills and time management

Based outside Cleveland, Ohio, MRI Software is a global company with offices in the United States, Canada, Australia, Hong Kong, Singapore, South Africa, and the United Kingdom. Technology has changed over the years, but we pride ourselves on staying true to the original vision of our founders.