Corporate, General Commercial/Contracts Law, Mergers/Acquisitions
Major Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Sixt Rent A Car, LLC (Company) to conduct a search for a Head of Legal – U.S. . Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and create delays.
Overview: The role will be a hands-on “roll up your sleeves” position involving the direct practice of law as well as the management of two or more other lawyers, a paralegal, and a legal assistant. Secondarily, this lawyer will assist the senior management team in achieving preeminence in the sector.
Company: Sixt Rent A Car was founded in 1912 in Munich, Germany, and started out with a fleet of just three vehicles. As one of the first rental car companies in the world and now over 100 years in the business, they have earned a trusted reputation as a global leading car rental provider. Always at the forefront of the industry, they were the first car rental company with a website and the first to accept mobile reservations. Today they are present in over 105 countries with branches in over 4,000 locations. You will be able to find Sixt car rental services in almost every major city and tourist destination worldwide at convenient locations such as airports, train stations, cruise ports, and hotels. Expanding to the US in 2011, Sixt rent a car is continually growing and broadening its services and fleet throughout the country.
Relocation: Local candidates strongly preferred.
Experience: This position requires 5-7+ years of commercial and/or corporate transactional legal experience ideally including in-house experience in a similarly sized company that has a franchising or multi-unit business model. Large law firm training are strongly desired.
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