Associate General Counsel – Safety, Product and Regulatory
Major, Lindsey & Africa
March 13, 2018
San Francisco, California
Full Time - Experienced
10+ years experience
Department Management, Privacy
Cruise Automation (“Cruise”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel – Safety, Product and Regulatory (AGC or Counsel), to be located in San Francisco, California. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or directly to CruiseAGC@MLAGlobal.com. Please do not contact Cruise directly; all resumes sent to Cruise will be routed to MLA for handling and may cause delays.
Cruise is seeking a leader for its Safety, Product Development, and Regulatory Department, to support the company’s focus on safety in development, advise on privacy and regulatory issues across the company, structure the organization for future growth, and build the department based on that structure. This hire is a key, senior position at the legal department and will report directly to the general counsel.
Cruise is the driverless car company. Building the world's best autonomous vehicles to safely connect people to the places, things, and experiences they care about, Cruise’s vehicles are already on the road in California, Arizona, and Michigan navigating some of the most challenging and unpredictable driving environments. Cruise expects to continue to expand by hiring people who want to solve novel and complex legal issues, and make a positive impact, too.
San Francisco, CA. Relos accepted, locals preferred.
Competitive compensation package, consisting of a base salary and equity will be offered for this position, consistent with the candidate’s level of experience.
At least 15 years of legal practice gained through a combination of major law firm and in-house experience required, particulary in regulatory and technology law. The ideal candidate is comfortable getting into the weeds and practicing law every day, and must thrive in a company in a state of consistent rapid growth.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong,London and Tokyo MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and have been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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