Major, Lindsey & Africa has been retained on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel for our client, Mitsubishi Electric US, Inc. (“MEUS”) to be located in Suwanee, Georgia. MEUS is one of the world's leading names in the manufacture and sales of electrical and electric products and systems used in a broad range of fields and applications and is headquartered in Cypress, California.
The Counsel will assist in the execution of special projects at the request of the General Counsel and review, draft and negotiate a variety of commercial agreements for Mitsubishi Electric US’s Engineering Center and for Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US LLC (“METUS”). Formed in 2018, METUS is a leading provider of ductless and Variable Refrigerant Flow (VRF) Systems in the United States and Latin America. A fifty percent-fifty percent joint venture between Ingersoll-Rand plc and MEUS, METUS provides innovative products, systems solutions capable of heating and cooling any operation, from a home to a large commercial building. METUS is a leading marketer of zoned comfort solutions and VRF air-conditioning and heating technology systems sold by the joint venture.
Additionally, the Counsel will provide advice, counsel and training to the companies on a broad range of legal topics and will play an active role in administering the legal compliance system for the companies. The successful candidate will have at least 6 years of experience in drafting, negotiating and interpreting commercial contracts; a minimum of 4 years of experience in legal compliance in the U.S.; and be a current and active member of the Georgia Bar. The ideal candidate will have a law degree from a top-level national law school and fluency in a foreign language (preferred not required).
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