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Associate General Counsel EMEA

Associate General Counsel EMEA

  • About the Firm: Digital Realty Trust, Inc. is a real estate investment trust that invests in carrier-neutral data centres and provides colocation and peering services. Our mission is to provide our customers with the trusted foundation for the digital world. Our vison is to build a network of connected campuses and internet gateways that become the heart of the internet and cloud, powering growth and prosperity for customers, employees and shareholders.
  • About the role: Based in London, this role will provide a broad range of legal support to the Company’s business operations in the EMEA region. It is a stand-alone role for the EMEA region and requires someone with a high degree of self-motivation, with considerable experience of working well within a matrix organisation.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your expertise and considerable legal experience gained in the UK, with particular expertise in corporate, real estate or technology law or a combination of these areas; together with your excellent legal and analytical skills, sound business judgment and the ability to think strategically.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include but not be limited to, providing legal counsel and support to corporate business units (e.g., accounting, corporate finance, HR, marketing/sales, risk management and tax); and drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide variety of agreements with suppliers, vendors and consultants.
  • And more: You will have substantial experience with commercial/outsourcing agreements, telecommunications/ infrastructure agreements and privacy/European data protection laws gained through training with a top-tier law firm and from working in an in-house environment.

Digital Realty (UK) Limited