Alumni / Alumni Job Board

Haynes Boone Alumni Job Board

Haynes and Boone is pleased to provide this job board as a career advancement resource for our alumni. Positions that are listed as "Haynes and Boone Alumni Referred" indicate that a fellow Haynes and Boone alumni works at the company. If you have a job that you would like posted on our alumni job board, please contact the Manager of Alumni Relations, Laura Higgins.

Haynes and Boone does not endorse or recommend employers, and a posting does not constitute an endorsement or recommendation. Haynes and Boone explicitly makes no representations or guarantees about job listings or the accuracy of the information provided by the employer.

Show More

 

Expand All

Whole Foods Market is seeking to hire an attorney with expertise in the laws and regulations that apply to the products we sell including conventional food, dietary supplements, and cosmetics. Candidates should have strong written and verbal communication skills and enjoy working in a collaborative manner to achieve company goals. Responsibilities of this role include the following:

  • Providing advice on regulatory compliance, including product labeling issues, for conventional food, dietary supplements, cosmetics, over-the-counter drugs, pet food, medical devices, homeopathic products, and household products
  • Providing advice on product safety issues including GRAS status
  • Advising on in-store signage compliance for meat, seafood, produce, prep foods and bakery products
  • Responding to regulatory agency requests and enforcement actions
  • Providing guidance on pricing issues
  • Researching and providing advice with respect to new market trends

Whole Foods is seeking 6+ years of practice with expertise in the interpretation and application of FDA, USDA and FTC regulations and relevant federal and state laws that apply to food, dietary supplements, and cosmetics. For more information or to apply, click here.

Communities in Schools (CIS) is the nation’s largest, most effective dropout prevention organization dedicated to keeping kids in school and helping them succeed. The CEO is the leader of this community, setting strategy and building a culture of inclusion and collaboration that honors students and parents, staff, colleagues and collaborators. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer has primary responsibility for achieving all elements of the CIS strategic plan including the mission, vision, values, goals and strategies while overseeing operations of the organization.

Communities in Schools is seeking candidates with a bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution, with preferably a Master’s degree in business, nonprofit, or government administration and at least 10 years of progressively responsible leadership experience in the field of social work, education and/or non-profits. For more information or to apply, click here.

Serve as the day-to-day legal lead for growing retail electricity residential business for Shell Energy Solutions. Support residential side of retail electricity supplier in ERCOT and other deregulated electricity markets as the company grows. Draft, review and negotiate contracts and marketing materials for residential business, renewable energy credit (REC) and carbon offset contracts for residential customers. Assist with litigation or customer complaints and manage outside counsel as needed. Among other duties.

7+ years of relevant experience with a retail electricity supplier and sophisticated commercial, transactional, litigation legal experience are required. For more information or to apply, click here.

Duties: Provide legal counsel on various matters, including employment/human resource issues, wage and hour law, state agency claims/audits, employee benefits, employment agreements, policy-related issues, FMLA matters, compliance and investigatory matters, employment-related litigation, etc. Create employment policies and handbooks. Identify and assess legal risks and opportunities within the employment area and advise accordingly. Prepare, negotiate and review commercial contracts. Collaborate with departments to identify legal issues and assist the business in achieving its goals/objectives in a legally compliant and ethical manner.

Blucora is seeking 10+ years relevant experience as a practicing attorney, membership in the Texas Bar preferred. A combination of outside counsel and in-house experience is strongly preferred. Litigation experience is strongly preferred. Experience advising employers in financial services would be valuable. Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law is strongly preferred. For more information or to apply, click here.

Baylor seeks an attorney who is highly efficient, organized, productive, and possesses excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate will have a strong STEM background with relevant legal experience providing legal advice and counsel regarding intellectual property protection issues and intellectual property transactional issues. One year of relevant is required. An undergraduate degree in a STEM field, plus five years legal experience negotiating IP licenses and advising on tech transfer-related issues, and experience advising on patent prosecution process and strategy are preferred. And you must be licensed to practice law in the State of Texas. For more information or to apply, click here.
Under the direction of CommScope’s Managing Corporate Counsel, this position will provide legal counsel, advice, and guidance for the Company’s commercial operations in North America. CommScope is seeking 4+ years’ experience in a law firm or in-house legal role with proficiency in commercial law and/or contracts. Experience with FED/SLED sales, software licensing and/or technology transactions preferred. For more information or to apply, click here.
Authority Brands’ legal team is growing, and they are looking for a dynamic in-house Attorney who will provide legal advice related to a variety of franchise legal matters, including franchise agreements (new deals, transfers, renewals, etc.), Franchise Disclosure Documents, and franchise compliance. Authority Brands is seeking 2-5 years’ experience in business law; knowledge of franchise law and franchising experience preferred. For more information or to apply, click here.

Amazon’s Legal Department is looking for a senior EU- or UK-trained attorney to lead legal support for Amazon’s EU Sustainability team. As Senior Corporate Counsel for EU Sustainability, you will partner closely with the EU Sustainability team on a wide-range of initiatives, goals and legal questions, including:

  • Current and emerging EU Sustainability and ESG reporting requirements;
  • EU Green Deal legislation and regulations;
  • Amazon’s ongoing efforts to achieve net-zero carbon emissions by 2040 and to recruit other companies to join The Climate Pledge;
  • Packaging and circular waste initiatives across our EU and WW operations;
  • Product initiatives designed to increase selection and awareness of more sustainable products;
  • Amazon’s renewable energy purchasing strategy and other efforts to decarbonize our operations; and
  • Engagement of external stakeholders on Amazon’s sustainability efforts.

Amazon is seeking 10+ years of post-admission legal experience as a licensed attorney, including experience in counseling companies on ESG matters. For more information or to apply, click here.

Act as a legal contact for supply chain management (enterprise and fuel), finance, treasury, and other departments of the Company in negotiating, drafting and reviewing a wide range of commercial contracts, including vendor agreements, purchase agreements, fuel supply agreements, professional services agreements (e.g. master service agreements and statements of work), banking agreements, credit agreements, loan agreements, maintenance agreements, outsourcing agreements, and non-disclosure agreements. SWA is seeking 3 years’ experience with a mid-sized to major law firm and/or in-house legal department as a practicing transactional attorney with a focus on corporate and commercial transactions, including experience with matters involving drafting, reviewing, and negotiating a variety of commercial contracts, including non-standard agreements, for example, procurement, professional services, finance, and non-disclosure agreements. Click here for more information or to apply.

The Sr. Attorney exhibits expertise in executive compensation matters, provides excellent legal counsel and guidance, and effectively represents Southwest with outside vendors, lawyers, regulators, public officials, and others. SWA is seeking 7 years of experience with a mid-sized to major law firm and/or in-house legal department as a practicing executive compensation attorney, preferably with at least 3 years of experience practicing in-house at a large public company, with a focus on executive compensation. Strong knowledge of securities and tax laws as they relate to executive compensation is also required. Click here for more information or to apply.

Provide legal support and pragmatic and actionable advice to multiple departments regarding advertising, consumer protection, trademark, copyright, and privacy laws and compliance. Partner with internal marketing teams to counsel and advise on marketing content including online campaigns, promotions, customer-facing sales, sweepstakes, and press releases. Draft and negotiate a wide variety of contracts including marketing agreements, sales agreements, sponsorship agreements, licensing agreements, services agreements, merchant agreements, and travel agreements. SWA is seeking 5 years of experience with a mid-sized to major law firm and/or in-house legal department as a practicing transactional and privacy attorney, with experience counseling on compliance with GDPR and a full range of federal and state privacy laws, drafting privacy policies and notices, and drafting and negotiating privacy-related contractual provisions, and evaluating and responding to data security incidents. Click here for more information or to apply.

Provide legal support and pragmatic and actionable advice to multiple departments regarding data privacy and protection laws and compliance, privacy diligence and negotiating, drafting, and reviewing data privacy provisions in agreements, and advising on data protection incidents, including determining whether notifications are required and drafting such. In addition, provide legal counsel on intellectual property issues, including trademarks, copyrights, patents, and domain names. SWA is seeking 3-5 years of experience with a mid-sized to major law firm and/or in-house legal department as a practicing marketing and transactional attorney, with experience advising clients on consumer protection, marketing, advertising, and intellectual property rights laws. Experience supporting or advising on Vacations Products is a plus. Click here for more information or to apply.

Global Markets - Equities Legal is looking for an experienced attorney to support the Global Markets division. This attorney will provide general legal advice to a new business focused on developing proprietary indices and exchange traded products used in both the institutional and retail spaces. The attorney will prepare and oversee disclosure documents and regulatory filings, structure and negotiate transactional agreements and provide support and advice across multiple transactional teams. The ideal candidate will have broad corporate and transactional experience involving public company securities disclosures (including filings under the Securities Act and Exchange Act) and/or investment company disclosures (including filings under the Investment Company Act), as well as experience drafting and negotiating transaction documents. Legal experience with indices and exchange traded products is a plus but is not required. Goldman Sachs is seeking 4+ years’ post qualification experience at a leading law firm. Click here to apply.

7-Eleven, Inc. is searching for Senior Counsel, International to direct processes and teams for all Legal engagements and deliverables related to the growth and operation of the organization. Scope includes management of contract creation, trademark and IP protection, legal compliance, and litigation through inter-company legal resources and external legal support firms. 8+ years relevant legal experience required. Click here to apply.

Access Healthcare is seeking an experienced attorney to serve as a Lead Transactional Associate General Counsel. The position reports to Access Healthcare’s General Counsel. The role includes routine and direct interaction with various departments within the company, particularly the Sales and Operations teams. This individual will provide business perspective and legal advice on a wide range of issues relating to Revenue Cycle Management in the Healthcare industry. This includes, but is not limited to, deal governance, contract negotiations, general commercial transactions, and regulatory considerations relating to transactions. 5+ years relevant legal experience required. Click here to apply.
This Corporate Counsel will provide legal counsel as an in-house generalist on a wide range of legal matters while also serving as a subject matter expert in one or more subject areas. This position will provide legal support to the entire Beal Organization, including its banks (Beal Bank and Beal Bank USA), service corporations, and commercial and residential loan servicing entities. 5+ years legal experience required. Click here if you are interested.

Beyond Meat is seeking a corporate counsel to report to BYND’s Chief Legal Officer. This role will be responsible for providing advice and guidance for corporate, capital markets, securities, SEC and NASDAQ reporting and compliance, and corporate governance matters, and will support the legal team in other areas including transactions, operations, and commercial matters. The Corporate Counsel will provide daily cross functional support to, and work collaboratively with, team members throughout the organization, including Finance, Operations, and HR. 8+ years experience required. Click here to apply.

A firm client and leading private company in the building material and services industry is looking to hire a general counsel based in Dallas. The general counsel will primarily be responsible to examine, review, and draft business agreements and contracts with customers, vendors, and other outside parties, providing strategic legal guidance to the executive team on a comprehensive range of legal and related issues associated with the operation of the Company’s business, negotiating leases and lease renewals for over 50 leased facilities, litigation claims management, manage copyrights, trademarks, patents and trade secrets, insurance matters and employee relations. Click here if you are interested.
This in-house role will be responsible overseeing a wide range of legal matters for a growing company in the exciting renewable energy industry. This position will report directly to the company’s General Counsel. 4+ years legal experience required in real estate or transactional practice. Click here to apply or contact Laura Higgins for more information.
Evergent Technologies, Inc. seeks a General Counsel to optimize its organizational efficiency regarding legal matters. The General Counsel will primarily be responsible to examine and draft business agreements and contracts with customers, vendors and other outside parties; manage trade secrets, regulatory compliance, and data privacy and protection programs; and for corporate governance. To ensure success, the General Counsel needs to be a team players with outstanding advocacy and people skills and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment. The ideal candidate will be a resident of Silicon Valley who is able to work in Evergent's Sunnyvale headquarters a portion of each week. Minimum of seven years experience required. Interested applicants should contact Shruti Padia and Larry Schwartz directly.

Frost Bank is seeking an Associate General Counsel, Governance and Securities to provide legal advice to executives and senior management regarding corporate governance, securities, investor relations, broker-dealer, capital markets, finance, treasury, and other corporate-related matters. The ideal candidate has a collaborative team-first mentality, practical solution-oriented approach to problem-solving, and excellent communication skills. 10+ years experience required. Click here to apply

Frost Bank is seeking a Corporate Counsel, Consumer Lending to provide transactional, strategic, portfolio servicing and pre-litigation legal advice for various types of consumer real estate secured and unsecured lending productsElectronic lending knowledge and experience with UETA and ESIGN preferred. 7+ years required. Click here to apply.

The corporate counsel would handle general commercial, corporate transactions, compliance, among other tasks. Click here if you are interested in this position.

Madison Energy Investments is looking for a candidate who will play a crucial role at MEI coordinating and managing the company’s real estate transactions related to the development, financing, construction and operation of C&I and utility-scale renewable energy projects. The individual will have a key role in acquiring projects, financing projects and obtaining all required title policies and site control documentation and will occupy a multi-faceted role, providing leadership for projects at all phases of the development life cycle. 3+ years relevant legal experience required. Click here to apply.

Populus Financial Group is looking for a candidate who will draft negotiate, and advise the business on a wide range of transactions, agreements, and documentation; manage all stages of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, key investments, and other strategic business opportunities, including leading due diligence, drafting, and negotiating term sheets and definitive transaction documents, manage closing transactions, and support post-closing integration; and provide legal service and advice to the company generally. 3+ years relevant legal experience required. Send your resume to Brittany Huffman at Populus Financial Group to apply.

Skyworks Solutions just acquired the automotive and industrial business unit of Silicon Labs, and they are looking to hire a commercial counsel with six to eight years of experience. The position will be the primary legal support for the Silicon Labs business unit and will support multiple business units, advise on sales and procurement contracts, and provide general commercial business advice. Click here if you are interested. 

The Senior Counsel, Content will play a key role in structuring, drafting, and negotiating a variety of licensing and other commercial agreements for content acquisition (for all manner of rights, licenses and deal structures), including how our content business intersects with marketing, sales, and other key business operations. 10+ years legal experience required in content licensing, with experience in technology and commercial transactions. Click here to apply. 

Verily Life Sciences is opening a new operations hub and is looking to build their local legal team with great commercial, regulatory, and privacy attorneys. Contact laura.higgins@haynesboone.com if you are interested in one of these roles. 
As Corporate Counsel, you will partner with business stakeholders across the organization and be the first point of contact on all commercial contracts. You will work with the VP of Legal on privacy, intellectual property, marketing and regulatory issues. Familiarity with consumer privacy laws is a plus. The ideal candidate will have a strong corporate commercial background and be responsible for a range of responsibilities, including implementing and streamlining processes to help the business scale. 7+ years legal experience required. Click here to apply.
The Distributed Renewables team (EDR) is seeking a highly motivated, creative, results-oriented attorney to join the team as a Senior Attorney. This role will have a broad range of responsibilities to help support and facilitate a rapidly growing business. The Senior Attorney position will be responsible for providing legal support to all aspects of the Distributed Renewables business entity, including origination, project development, project M&A, construction and financing. Must have at least ten years of experience with some of it in the US power sector. Click here to apply.
Under direction of the Chief Scientific Officer, and in collaboration with the Preclinical and Discovery teams, the Patent Agent will be responsible for prior art research, preparation, drafting, filing and prosecution of patent applications to support Forbius’ Research and Development goals, and IP interests. 5-8 years of experience required. Click here to apply.

The Assistant General Counsel will be a member of an active law department and have regular exposure to business leaders, provide timely advice and counsel to internal clients in various legal topics (contracts, litigation, real property, employment law, etc.), draft and review various agreements (such as purchase and sales agreements, service agreements, confidentiality agreements, settlement agreements, leases and easements), research and analyze legal issues and prepare succinct summaries, translating legalese for a business audience, manage all aspects of litigation disputes and advise on pre-litigation disputes and resolutions, assist in gathering documentation and information in response to subpoenas and litigation discovery requests, prepare summaries of the status of litigation and other legal matters to ensure timely management reporting, provide in-house legal training on various legal topics, handle other legal matters and duties as assigned by the General Counsel. 4+ years relevant legal experience required. Click here to apply.