Commercial Contracts Attorney (Contract)
Job Number: 7442
Job Location: Chicago, Illinois

Lumen Legal is partnered with a healthcare management client to identify and hire a Commercial Contract Attorney. This is an open-ended contract opportunity, at our client’s modern and comfortable office in the Greater Chicago area.  The hired attorney will work 5 days per week (typical business hours of 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM) with the potential for additional hours based on the clients’ needs. 


The hired Commercial Contract Attorney will deliver great results by:

  • Interpreting, negotiating, and drafting complex contracts and related documents in support of our clients’ products and services – both as customer and buyer.

  • Assisting in the development and maintenance of legal resources that are required for products and services, such as terms of use, privacy policies, and other similar policies and disclosures.

  • Creating new templates and updating existing templates when needed.

  • Drafting, reviewing and relining a wide variety of contracts using existing templates, when available, and balancing risk with business needs within agreed upon timelines.

  • Collaborating with Senior in-house counsel, Compliance and Corporate Governance teams to draft documents such as amendments to bylaws, affiliation agreements, ethics guidelines and participation agreements.

  • Ensuring compliance with U.S. and international laws and regulations dealing with user privacy, intellectual property, consumer protection, publishing and advertising.


The Commercial Contract Attorney selected for this role will enjoy:

  • Exposure to a fast-moving global enterprise.

  • A high-level focus on multiple types of commercial contracts.

  • Competitive hourly rate.

  • Frequent and friendly contact with your Lumen Legal Recruiter before and after the hire.


Highly-qualified applicants will possess the following education, skills, and experience:

  • 2 or more years of experience drafting, negotiating and advising Commercial Contracts.

  • 2 or more years of experience as an in-house attorney, preferably in a healthcare, consumer or content licensing business.

  • Experience in a highly regulated environment a plus.

  • 2 or more years of experience with intellectual property licensing, technology, data privacy, GDPR, commerce, antitrust, litigation, contracts insurance and/or regulatory compliance.

  • JD from an accredited law school.

  • Must be licensed to practice law in the state of Illinois. 

  • Must be willing to complete a Drug Screen and Background Check.

Lumen Legal was founded in 1993. We are experts in legal staffing and outsourcing. Our clients include corporate legal departments, law firms, and government agencies across the U.S. Our focus includes document review, secondment, contract staffing, commercial contracts outsourcing, managed services, legal spend analytics, and direct hire services. As a woman-owned business certified by WBENC, we are known for our responsiveness to client needs and for providing high-quality services. We are also the primary legal staffing provider for AdvanceLaw, a consortium of 240+ forward-thinking General Counsel seeking to innovate their legal service delivery model.