Legal Counsel

Legal Counsel
Region: Antwerpen
Required experience: 5 years
Environment: Company
Ref: LexGO-AT2405
Contract: Permanent position (Full-time)

Company description

Alpha Trains, headquartered in Luxembourg, is the leading and largest private operating lessor of rolling stock (passenger trains and locomotives) in Europe. More than 130 employees from 17 countries work in offices in Luxembourg, Antwerp, Cologne, Paris, Madrid and Warsaw. 

For our client, Alpha Trains, we are looking for a Legal Counsel. English and German speaking.


  • Draft, negotiate and ensure compliance of all commercial and other legal agreements, in accordance with group standards with a sound understanding of the relevant risks and obligations
  • Provide general and specialised legal advice to colleagues from other departments
  • Handle disputes and following up of litigations
  • Ensure availability and updates of standard lease and other contractual documents for our commercial, engineering and operations teams
  • Prepare internal agreements and documentation ensuring compliance with corporate governance
  • Manage external counsels


  • A master degree in law, preferably with private or financial law emphasis
  • At least 5 years experience as a legal counsel
  • Proficiency in English and German
  • Ability to understand technical and financial implications of transactions with a feeling for commercially sensitive matters
  • Proactive, flexible and solution driven attitude
  • Stress resilient
  • Able to communicate effectively in a multi-cultural environment
  • Capable of building strong work relationships
  • A true team player, at the same time able to work autonomously
  • Organised, methodical, with a keen eye for and attention to detail


A challenging job in a dynamic, ambitious, international organisation giving you the opportunity to make a difference. We offer an attractive salary package to driven individuals who like working in flat hierarchies and are eager to learn.

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