Major, Lindsey & Africa has been exclusively retained to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel, to be located in the company’s corporate headquarters in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The company is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiter managing this search or by submitting your resume to CorporateCounsel@mlaglobal.com.
Company Overview: A leading professional services firm, providing consulting and strategic advisory services to the financial services industry. The firm has offices around the world.
Experience: 8+ years of relevant legal experience, including work at a top-tier law firm, with significant experience handling complex corporate transactions. Significant experience reviewing, drafting and negotiating contracts is mandatory. The successful candidate will have the ability to handle a broad array of corporate transactional matters, including intellectual property (trademark and licensing) and technology law. Experience with insurance and compliance is preferred.
Compensation: Highly competitive base commensurate with experience and a discretionary bonus based on performance.
Location: Washington, D.C. metropolitan area.
Relos: Local candidates are strongly preferred.
Bar: Admitted to the District of Columbia Bar in good standing, or the ability to waive in.
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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