Compliance, Employment/HR, General Commercial/Contracts Law
dosist, a well-funded and fast-growing health and wellness company in the cannabis space, has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Vice President, Corporate & Commercial Legal Affairs to be based out of its Santa Monica, CA headquarters. The VP, Corporate & Commercial will be a versatile, dedicated and effective generalist with prior corporate transactional experience, preferably gained both at a leading law firm and in-house, and will serve as the #2 attorney in dosist’s growing legal department. This attorney will work closely with the company's Chief Legal Officer and will be tasked with oversight of a variety of complex commercial contracts and transactions. In addition to experience including commercial contracts, M&A and/or VC-related transactions, the successful candidate will have prior experience (and a willingness to grow) in at least one or more other substantive areas, including IP, M&A, corporate securities, government affairs, L&E/HR, litigation management, and/or regulatory compliance. While this is truly a best athlete search, preference will be given to candidates who have previously worked in a highly regulated industry.
This is a national search.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: O-2362579
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