Legal Counsel: Product and Commercial Transactions

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    August 20, 2023
  • Location
  • Expiration date
    September 16, 2023
  • Experience
    3 Year

Job Description

Founded in 2017, Lokalise is a cloud-based translation management system that helps businesses streamline their localization processes. It provides a platform for managing translations of software, websites, mobile apps, and other digital content. Overall, Lokalise helps businesses improve their time-to-market, increase translation quality, and reduce costs associated with localization.

We are looking for a Legal Counsel to support commercial transactions and product at Lokalise. You will be an important part of legal operations in a fast-growing, market-defining startup.

You will:

  • Focus on commercial transactions and product counsel
  • Draft, review, and negotiate a variety of inbound and outbound commercial contracts (including sales, software, technology and related vendor agreements, marketing, partnership, and production agreements)
  • Provide thoughtful and practical business and legal advice to support internal stakeholders, like the Sales and Product teams
  • Be a source of knowledge on internal privacy, security, and compliance matters  

You must have:

  • 3+ years of experience in corporate transactional work within a technology company
  • A BA/LLM in Law
  • Fluency in English 
  • An excellent ability to ensure a healthy balance between business and legal requirements
  • Experience in drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, with a solution-oriented approach
  • An outstanding ability to manage projects, priorities, and short deadlines 
  • A collaborative mindset – you thrive when working as part of a team
  • A high level of emotional intelligence
  • A strong ownership mentality – you are able to work autonomously, you can think on your feet 
  • A strong passion for automation, legal tech, and innovation

And be:

  • A critical thinker – you are able to challenge the status quo, and give clear arguments on your reasoning
  • Curious and detail-oriented, not even the smallest details get past you
  • Empathetic – you know how to manage crucial conversations while effectively maintaining positive relationships 
  • Comfortable with changing demands and priorities

It will be considered a significant advantage if you have:

  • In-house legal experience within a growing SaaS business, working on commercial transactions

Our offer:

  • Competitive salary and employee stock options plan
  • Learning & Development program
  • Flexible working hours 
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Health insurance
  • Wellness benefits
  • Top-notch tech equipment for your work
  • Great startup atmosphere, team spirit, and team events


Even though our company operates exclusively on a remote basis, you are required to reside in and have legal work eligibility within one of the specified countries.: Brazil, Bulgaria, Canada, Czech Republic, Estonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, India, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Serbia, Slovakia, Spain, Ukraine, United Kingdom, and United States.

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We are committed to a culture of inclusion and equal opportunities. Therefore, we welcome applications from people of all gender identities, sexual orientations, personal expressions, relationship, marital, or civil partnership statuses, racial identities, national or ethnic origins, religious beliefs, ages, and disability statuses.