Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Confidential Company (Company) to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel & Head of Compliance position.
Overview: The Company is seeking an Associate General Counsel, Head of Compliance (AGC) to join its team in a hybrid legal / compliance role. Reporting directly to the General Counsel, the AGC will support the consumer finance and commercial operations teams within the organization to help grow the Company’s core business and help expand into adjacent lines while helping to manage the Company’s risk exposure.
Company: The Confidential Company is a rapidly growing FinTech company based in New York, NY. More information on the Company will be provided to candidates once they return a signed NDA to MLA.
Experience: Candidates should possess at least ten years of relevant legal experience, including in the consumer finance regulatory markets and exposure to a transactional finance based practice. Foundational training at an AmLaw 200 or equivalent boutique law firm in corporate finance transactions is required. Prior in-house experience is desired, but not required.
Relos: Yes but local candidates preferred
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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