Commercial Counsel - Box

Box is looking to hire an intelligent, talented and energetic, in-house attorney, to focus on SaaS-PaaS commercial transactions supporting customer negotiations.  This is a tremendous opportunity to join a dynamic legal team and add value to a rapidly growing company. You can step in and help make an immediate impact on the organization and be part of its fun culture.  This challenging role will encompass a range of legal matters, contract drafting, review and negotiation, privacy laws, federal and state regulations, intellectual property rights and a variety of other issues that may arise. Position may be located in Box HQ (Redwood City, CA), Box Austin (Austin, TX) or Box New York (New York, NY).  


  • Draft, review and negotiate a variety of agreements primarily enterprise SaaS-PaaS sales contracts involving nuanced global data protection and privacy issues, HIPAA, HITECH, FINRA, IP, and risk management.
  • Work with business executives and other departments’ stake-holders on a broad range of complex legal, business and strategic issues as they arise in a fast-paced, rapidly-changing environment.
  • Research legal issues, help draft templates policies, playbooks and guidelines.


  • Experience with SaaS-PaaS model, and related legal and business issues
  • Understanding and experience with US and EU privacy laws including HIPAA, HITECH, FINRA, EU Data Protection Directive etc.
  • Must feel at ease interacting with a range of global customers from medium sized businesses to Fortune 500 enterprises
  • Highly collaborative and able to organize and manage projects with multiple stake-holders and groups
  • Fast learning, self-starter with an outstanding record and demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Tactful with strong internal and external negotiation skills
  • Detail oriented, well organized and technically-adept
  • 4+ years of relevant legal experience, mixture of in-house and law firm experience preferred
  • Accredited law degree and a current license 
  • Team player
  • Sense of humor with an ability to fit into a hard working but relaxed and sociable team

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