Parsons Corporation Legal Counsel in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Legal Counsel


United States

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Legal Counsel

Why Join Parsons?

Parsons provides complex, solution-oriented services for the defense, intelligence, security, and smart cities markets. Our purpose is to Deliver a Better World . We do this with digitally-enabled defense, security and infrastructure solutions. These solutions respond to opportunities created by disruptive technology, expanding global population, urbanization, aging infrastructure and security challenges.It’s an exciting time for Parsons as we transform from an engineering firm to a technology company. Parsons is focused on enhancing our existing business, extending our business into new markets, and transforming our company into an industry-leading digitally enabled solutions firm.


Ready to put your legal knowledge and contract skills towork on projects thatchange the urban fabric of our community? Do you have an eye for details and love to negotiate? If so, this could be the right opportunity for you!

) on domestic and international projects for our Infrastructure Business Unit, as directed by the Deputy General Counsel, Operations Contracts. In the event subcontractors do not adhere to our standardized T’s C’s you will negotiate those to ensure our company is protected. You will review all subcontracts related to prime contracts on behalf of Parsons, for services, construction and procured items. You will also represent the legal department in meetings with our subcontractors and represent the corporate legal team with Parsons internal stakeholders.

Specific Responsibilities :

Personally, negotiate the most significant contracts or contract modifications, often under difficult conditions.

Effectively negotiate the most favorable terms and conditions with prospective and current clients. Identify risks and contractual terms not conforming to Company policy.

Participates in Division, Company, and Corporate strategic planning activities for specific projects (e.g., risk assessment, bid/no bid analysis, participation in business plan development, etc.).

Assist in the development of (and negotiation and approval of) Master Services/Subcontract Agreements and other contract documentation for subcontractors.

Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


  • Juris Doctor degree (JD) anda minimum of 15+ yearsof diversified experience in all phases of contract and procurement activities, for services and construction and materials, preferably in a large international engineering/construction/technology firm.

  • Must have experience performingsubcontracts review, as well as some prime contract review experience.

  • Must have strong negotiation skills and experience negotiating complex T's and C's with vendors and partners.

  • Experience with standardization of processes and procedures for T's and C's required.

  • Must have experience advising and guiding procurement personnel in legal matters as it relates to subcontracts.

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.