Our client, LoanMe, Inc., (“LoanMe”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a General Counsel to be based in its Anaheim, California corporate headquarters.
Overview: The General Counsel will report directly to the President & CEO, Jonathan Williams – a 24 year industry veteran. The successful candidate will have experience in consumer lending and familiarity with subprime lending models, FTC guidelines and marketing compliance. The ideal candidate will have strong law firm training followed by time spent in a senior in-house position and deep understanding of the regulators and regulations that govern lending compliance.
Company: LoanMe provides access to cash for consumers who may not qualify for conventional bank loans, offering borrowers a range of solutions to help them get the cash they need. With more than 150 employees, significant capitalization, and product offerings that include prime, subprime, and business lending, the company offers a wide variety of options to meet the needs of a varied consumer base.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience: 10-15+ years of legal experience, ideally strong law firm training followed by time spent in a senior in-house position and deep knowledge of consumer and subprime lending models and regulations.
Relocation: Local candidates strongly preferred but this is a national search.
Bar: Must be an active member in good standing of at least one state bar.
Please submit resumes to the attention of Gigi Birchfield and Margot Bermudez-Jackson via the email address LAFinGC@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the company directly; all resumes sent to LoanMe will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays. No phone calls please.
Internal Number: O-2228986
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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 are 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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