Corporate, Corporate Generalist, General Commercial/Contracts Law
Boardriders, Inc. has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel, Americas to be located in Huntington Beach, California. Boardriders is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to BoardridersCorpCounsel@mlaglobal.com or to the recruiters managing this search. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: The Corporate Counsel, Americas will work on corporate and commercial legal matters for Boardriders’ businesses. The successful candidate will have experience working in a general corporate legal department or law firm. The Corporate Counsel, Americas’ focus will be corporate and commercial matters for Boardriders’ companies, including drafting and negotiating commercial agreements, and providing legal advice on a broad range of topics. S/he will cultivate relationships across departments to encourage open dialogue regarding potential legal issues. The Corporate Counsel, Americas will report to Boardriders’ General Counsel, Americas.
Company: Boardriders, Inc. is a leading action sports and lifestyle company that designs, produces and distributes branded apparel, footwear and accessories for Boardriders around the world. Boardriders’ brands represent a casual lifestyle for young-minded people who are inspired by a passion for action sports. Boardriders’ Quiksilver, Billabong, Roxy, DC Shoes, RVCA, Element, VonZipper, Xcel, Kustom and Palmers brands have authentic roots and heritage in surf, snow and skate. With approximately 10,000 team members globally, Boardriders’ products are sold in more than 110 countries through a wide range of distribution, including surf shops, skate shops, snow shops, its proprietary Boardriders stores and other company-owned retail stores, select department stores, and various e-commerce channels.
Compensation: Base and bonus, as well as benefits and brand discounts.
Experience: 3+ years of transactional experience at a top law firm or in-house legal department, with a focus on drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements and transactions.
Location: Huntington Beach, California.
Relocation: Local candidates are strongly preferred.
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