Old Dominion Freight Line
5d ago

Job Description

Old Dominion is currently recruiting for a Counsel Privacy and Contracts role. This role will be responsible for drafting and negotiating contracts on behalf of multiple business units, including customer and vendor contracts.

Responsible for advising on enterprise privacy and data protection, including internal / external policies and procedures as well as vendor / consumer / customer communications and contract matters.

Works closely with Operations as well as the Pricing, Information Technology, Marketing and Finance Departments, along with others.

This position reports to the Assistant General Counsel.


  • Works closely with the Information Security function to assess existing protocols and provide advice on privacy and data protection matters, including GDPR and CCPA.
  • Reviews and advises on a wide variety of contracts and other legal obligations
  • Negotiates and drafts contracts with customers, vendors, licensors, and other third parties, including SAAS agreements
  • Provides prompt, business-oriented legal and commercial advice directly to management
  • Applies innovative solutions and sound judgment to maximize revenue while minimizing risk
  • Manage and optimize the company’s contract management system
  • Manages assigned projects to completion.
  • Education :

  • Juris Doctor (JD) degree from an accredited law school and actively licensed attorney in a U.S. state or the District of Columbia
  • Experience :

  • 5 years of relevant experience in a law firm and / or corporate legal department; in-house corporate legal department experience is preferred
  • Experience in privacy / data protection; commercial transactional law; transportation and / or intellectual property experience
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • High level of communication skills necessary to interact with all levels of management and third parties
  • Operations-focused approach to devising innovative solutions that balance legal risk with operational demands
  • Demonstrated ability to quickly analyze and communicate legal issues to management
  • Join the OD Family Today!

    As a Full Time member of our Family, you are eligible to receive :

  • Health, Dental & Vision Benefits
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability
  • Flex Spending Accounts
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Credit Union, Vacation & Holiday
  • Birthday Holiday who doesn’t love some extra attention on their Birthday?
  • Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, and / or gender expression, sexual orientation, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, military status, Vietnam Era and / or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law(s).

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