USG Corporation (“USG”) has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Corporate Counsel- Litigation to be located in its Chicago, Illinois offices. USG is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates should email a resume in Word format to Beth Woods and Tina Cohen Nicol at USGCorpCounsel@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact USG Corporation directly.
Overview: Reporting directly to the General Counsel, the Senior Corporate Counsel- Litigation will support senior level attorneys in the legal department and client groups within the company. The position’s primary responsibilities will be to handle a wide variety of litigation matters as well as assist in USG’s Compliance Program including Antitrust, FCPA and Product Safety. The Senior Corporate Counsel should also have experience with, or desire to learn, other areas including Commercial Contracts and Corporate Governance.
Company: USG Corporation is an international manufacturing company in the building materials space with operations in the United States, Canada and Mexico. USG has over $3 billion in annual revenues and is part of a privately held, $11 billion company based in Europe and which has operations internationally.
Compensation: Competitive in the market and commensurate with experience.
Experience: 6-8 years of relevant litigation experience in a first-tier law firm or corporate legal department.
Location: Chicago, Illinois.
Relos: Local candidates strongly preferred.
Bar: Licensed to practice in Illinois.
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