Neustar, Inc. (“Neustar” or “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Vice President, Deputy General Counsel – Commercial, Business Law and Administration. Neustar is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search, Deborah Ben-Canaan and Sharla Toller, by submitting your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not contact Neustar directly; all resumes sent to Neustar will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Company Overview: Neustar is the first real-time, cloud-based information services provider, enabling clients to promote and protect their businesses. By using its unique, authoritative data and client’s information, Neustar makes data-driven decisions through actionable analytics.
Position Overview: The Vice President, Deputy General Counsel – Commercial, Business Law and Administration position is strategically important and the selectee will be responsible for working with the General Counsel to manage all aspects of the legal function and providing business-oriented legal support and recommendations to executive officers and senior management. This candidate will be considered for the position of General Counsel of the new information services company in the event the spin-off of the new company is approved and formed. In the alternative, this position will be viewed as the potential successor to Neustar’s current General Counsel. Experience: The successful candidate will have at least 15 years’ broad-based legal experience in dealing with sophisticated legal issues in a business setting. At least a portion of this background should be with a high-quality law firm. In addition, in-house experience at a public corporation is preferable. Candidates with broad legal experience in information services, sales and contracting and/or telecom industry are preferred.
Compensation: A competitive base, bonus and equity, commensurate with experience.
Location: The position will preferably be located at Neustar’s San Francisco, California office location or, alternatively, Neustar’s Los Angeles or San Diego locations.
Relos: Local candidates only.
Bar: Active bar membership in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.
Travel: This position will travel 15-20% of the time, with most of the travel being domestic.
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