Legal Counsel – Commercial Transactions

Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Corporate Functions


Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200193654
At Apple, excellent ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. The people here at Apple don’t just build products — we craft the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. We bring passion and dedication to our job and there's no telling what we can accomplish. Apple is seeking a qualified lawyer with 5 to 10 years of relevant experience to support Apple’s sales, marketing, operations and after-sales teams and their relationships with mobile network operators and channel resellers within the Asia Pacific region.

Key Qualifications

  • Significant law firm and in-house experience, with a focus on commercial contracts ideally in the telecom or consumer electronics space
  • Significant experience working with clients and partners located internationally
  • Demonstrated ability to draft complex commercial agreements, including sales, marketing, multi-channel distribution, service, and license agreements
  • Strong case management and organization skills, and demonstrated ability to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent presentation, analytical, communication, interpersonal, and negotiation skills
  • Detail-oriented, pro-active, persistent, and assertive self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced and goal/deadline driven environment
  • Good judgment and problem solving skills and comfortable advising and working with senior and executive management
  • Familiarity with competition law matters related to sales, distribution, and marketing
  • Experience with mobile wireless technologies and mobile network operators would be ideal, but not required
  • A teammate, with strong interpersonal skills, and the highest level of integrity and professionalism
  • Proficiency in English and ideally also in Mandarin or a relevant South-East Asian language would be an asset to support corresponding market
  • Some travel may be required


The successful candidate will be based in Singapore and will be responsible for: - Supporting Apple’s Asia Pacific team as they sell, market, distribute and support Apple products and services - Providing legal review and solutions-based counseling to all levels of management on a wide variety of complex legal and business issues - Negotiating and drafting agreements, including sales, distribution, marketing, and service agreements - Identifying and mitigating legal risk by implementing appropriate legal controls and compliance policies as needed - Building relationships and collaborating with multiple teams across Apple’s organization to close deals and resolve issues

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

  • Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.