Adecco Group

Adecco - Counsel - Jacksonville, FL

Adecco Group - Corporate


Grow your career with Adecco Group North America, the world’s leading provider of recruiting and career services.


The Adecco Group Counsel job is focused on providing counsel and support to business unit leaders regarding employment and compliance matter.   



  • Supporting the organization in matters including employment litigation including, Title VII, ADEA, ADAAA, FMLA, MHRA, EEOC charges, office actions, and employment discrimination.
  • Serving as legal subject matter experience in regard to state and federal employment and labor laws, company policies, directives and operating procedures including, but not limited to, discipline, performance management, reorganizations, leaves of absence, accommodations, wage and hour issues, terminations, affirmative action, compliance training, non-compete matters, contingent workforce issues, acquisitions, divestitures, and outsourcing agreements/initiatives/due diligence.
  • Consulting with and advises corporate departments and field operations on a wide range of legal issues.
  • Proactively identifying trends and gaps in processes and communicating as appropriate with the Legal leadership team.
  • Monitoring relevant legislation, and keeps corporate/division/field management apprised of relevant changes in the laws and their impact on operations.
  • Preparing memos, policy statements, and communications to ensure compliance with federal, state and local laws. 



  • A JD degree and member of the Florida bar.
  • Minimum 5 years legal experience practicing employment law.
  • A minimum of 2 years’ experience practicing within a corporate environment.
  • Related industry experience a plus (recruiting, staffing, BPO, etc).
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to all levels of management, staff and external stakeholders.
  • Ability to effectively identify and research legal issues and propose appropriate courses of action.



The Adecco Group through an impressive portfolio of staffing industry leading brands, including Accounting Principals, Adecco Staffing, Ajilon, Entegee, Lee Hecht Harrison, Modis, Paladin, Parker+Lynch, Pontoon, Special Counsel and Soliant is the world’s leading provider of Human Resources solutions.


We are the workforce experts delivering staffing and career service solutions to organizations and individuals across all industries. Collectively we harness the power of some of the greatest talent in the world. That talent and expertise allows us to do business globally and act locally with deep knowledge in niche areas.


Every day, we have more than 100,000 associates on assignment, 30,000 colleagues working internally to support more than 10,000 clients in the United States and Canada. Ensuring our business units are prepared to deliver outstanding service to our associates and clients, the Adecco Group North America team provides a strong infrastructure through our corporate and shared services team.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled


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