Compliance, Corporate Generalist, General Commercial/Contracts Law
Colfax Corporation (“Colfax”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Vice President and General Counsel, ESAB Division (“ESAB” or “the Company”), to be located in its Annapolis Junction, MD headquarters. Colfax is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to ESABGC@mlaglobal.com. Do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to Colfax will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Company Overview: Wholly owned by Colfax Corporation (NYSE: CFX), ESAB is a world leader in the production of welding and cutting equipment and consumables. ESAB is committed to the international marketplace and its reach extends to almost every nation in the world, with more than 8,700 employees and 26 manufacturing facilities across 4 continents.
Experience: 12+ years as a practicing attorney, with significant in-house and global experience, including handling international trade compliance matters relating to import, export, and tariff issues. Broad exposure to commercial, corporate, IP, litigation and international business matters required. Experience with a global manufacturer is a plus.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus, and equity.
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD.
Relos: Yes. This is a national search.
Bar: Must be licensed to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction, with an ability to obtain a limited license to practice as in-house counsel in the state of Maryland.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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