Major, Lindsey & Africa has been exclusively retained to conduct a search for a Senior Vice President and General Counsel for El Pollo Loco, Inc., that will be located at their corporate headquarters in Costa Mesa, CA.
The Senior Vice President and General Counsel will be a member of the senior leadership team. S/he will be providing strategic legal and business advice in various areas, including corporate governance, franchising, labor and employment, commercial contracts, marketing, litigation management and risk management.
Must have 15+ years of legal experience, serving as a General Counsel, Deputy General Counsel, or senior leader within a legal department of a similarly sized or larger company that has a franchising or multi-unit business model. Public company experience is a must.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: O-2456980
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