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Director, Senior Legal Counsel- KPMG Delivery Network

Director, Senior Legal Counsel- KPMG Delivery Network

Director, Senior Legal Counsel- KPMG Delivery Network

Providence, RI 02903

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Known for being a great place to work and build a career, KPMG provides audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today’s most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It’s also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it’s no wonder we’re consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you’re as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.

KPMG Delivery Network is currently seeking a Director, Senior Legal Counsel to join our Legal Team


  • Assist on multiple KDN priorities including realigning existing KPMG entities, forming new operating companies, augmenting KDN’s capabilities through acquisitions that enhance our service offerings and other corporate and commercial matters which arise
  • Advise on acquisitions, divestitures, strategic investments, service offerings and other structural and commercial initiatives
  • Review or draft and negotiate transaction documents including share and asset purchase/sale agreements, service agreements and other transaction and commercial agreements
  • Manage the legal due diligence process and coordinate and lead all transaction related legal activities (including working with the AE&I team and other KDN partners)
  • Help with implementations, closings and post-transaction integrations
  • Provide the legal view of general business issues and manage risk in a manner which satisfies KDN’s risk tolerance and compliance obligations


  • Minimum seven years of experience working as part of a legal team (either at a reputable law firm or an equivalent in-house position) on complex corporate transactions (including M&A) and entity setups, structuring and governance
  • Juris Doctorate (JD) or equivalent degree with an active license to practice law and a member in good standing in the jurisdiction where the individual is based
  • Substantial expertise negotiating, drafting and reviewing transactional and commercial agreements and advising on laws and regulations across multiple jurisdictions
  • Specific fluency with shareholder, partnership, joint venture, and other corporate governance/formation agreements
  • Comfortable operating in a fast-paced environment working with many different stakeholders worldwide; contributes to a collaborative and inclusive environment amongst other KDN/KPMG professionals; culturally sensitive in order to engage with people at all levels and from diverse backgrounds and locations
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced and global work environment along with excellent organizational, communication and interpersonal skills

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

At KPMG, any partner or employee must be fully vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19 in order to go to any KPMG office, client site or KPMG event. In some circumstances, individuals who are not fully vaccinated may also be required to have a reasonable accommodation to not be fully vaccinated for COVID-19.

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