Major Lindsey & Africa ("MLA") has been exclusively retained by Icahn Automotive Group, LLC ("Company") to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel (Litigation) ("Counsel"). 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: Reporting to the Senior Vice President, General Counsel & Secretary, the Corporate Counsel (Litigation) will manage the Company’s complex litigation docket in a strategic, cost effective and process-driven manner. The Counsel will provide oversight and direction to outside counsel, the Workers’ Compensation Manager, the General Liability Claims Manager, the third-party administrator claims management function, and the in-house claims team in the handling of a robust docket of cases and claims. S/he will be involved with a variety of litigation matters including commercial, general liability, product liability, environmental, automobile, asbestos, intellectual property and workers’ compensation matters.
Company: Icahn Automotive Group LLC (Icahn Automotive) was formed by its parent, Icahn Enterprises L.P. (NASDAQ: IEP), to invest in and operate businesses involved in aftermarket parts distribution and service. Its businesses have a singular focus: provide premium automotive parts and services at a great value. The businesses of Icahn Automotive have over 22,000 employees, more than 2,000 Company-owned and franchised locations, and 25 distribution centers throughout the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico.
Location: Kennesaw (Greater Atlanta), GA
Compensation: Competitive compensation package.
Experience: 5+ years of litigation experience as an attorney; in-house experience managing a varied docket of litigation matters is preferred, but not required.
Bar: Member in good standing of at least one U.S. State bar.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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