Walmart is looking for a Lead Counsel II – Appellate and Complex Litigation for its Arkansas Office.

About the Organization

Walmart Inc. is an American multinational retail corporation that operates a chain of hypermarkets (also called supercenters), discount department stores, and grocery stores in the United States, headquartered in Bentonville, Arkansas.

About the Position

Walmart is looking for a Lead Counsel II – Appellate and Complex Litigation for its Arkansas Office with 7+ years of experience.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Advise business and leadership about legal rights, obligations, and risks while assisting appellate and complex litigation for the world’s largest retailer
  • Develop and drive consistent strategy across the litigation portfolio, as well as strategizing potential affirmative litigation on behalf of the company
  • Collaborate with the commercial litigation team to develop strategy on complex issues
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to mitigate legal and business risk, providing legal advice and counsel
  • Retain, manage, and collaborate closely with outside counsel to drive case strategy, review and edit court submissions, and manage legal spend
  • Drive legal strategies for the company’s appellate and complex litigation matters
  • Provide legal advice and counsel to internal stakeholders
  • Manage outside counsel and legal spend for appellate and complex litigation matters
  • Review legislative trends and significant legal decisions
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to identify opportunities for strategic litigation
  • Work with internal and external counsel to develop consistent, high-quality written work product on behalf of the company

Minimum Qualifications

  • Law degree from an accredited law school and 7 years’ experience in law
  • At least four years of appellate practice experience post-clerkship
  • License to practice law in at least one U.S. state and in good standing
  • 4 years’ experience leading cross-functional teams

Preferred Skills

  • An appellate expert, with experience briefing and arguing appeals in state and federal courts
  • Process-minded and looking for opportunities to streamline for improved efficiency and effectiveness
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills to interact with senior leadership and stakeholders


Bentonville, Arkansas

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