Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained to conduct a confidential search for an Assistant General Counsel, Litigation and Products Liability in the Detroit, Michigan area. Our client is an equal opportunity employer.
Overview: Reporting to the company’s General Counsel, the Assistant General Counsel, Litigation and Products Liability will be responsible for managing litigation in a variety of areas, including asbestos litigation, products liability litigation, environmental litigation and commercial litigation. The Assistant General Counsel will manage the company’s national and local litigation counsel and will serve as a liaison between outside counsel and the company’s internal business managers and the General Counsel.
Compensation: A competitive base salary, bonus and benefits, as well as long term incentives.
Location: Detroit, Michigan area.
Experience: 6-8+ years of experience representing large corporations in complex litigation matters, including both asbestos and product liability matters. Experience at a top-tier law firm, as well as in-house experience managing outside counsel and litigation budgets, strongly is preferred.
Bar: Admitted in good standing to the Bar of at least one state.
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 a...re 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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