General Commercial/Contracts Law, Intellectual Property, Risk Management
Major, Lindsey & Africa has been exclusively retained by the Cronos Group to fill the Head of Regulatory position described below:
Company: Cronos Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CRON, TSX: CRON), headquartered in Toronto, Canada, is an innovative global cannabinoid company, with international production and distribution across five continents. The Company is engaged in the cultivation, manufacture, and marketing of cannabis and cannabis-derived products for the medical and adult-use markets. Cronos Group is committed to building disruptive intellectual property by advancing cannabis research, technology and product development. With a passion to responsibly elevate the consumer experience, Cronos Group is building an iconic brand portfolio.
Position: A key member of the Legal Department’s leadership team, this role will be based in Culver City, California (although New York City may also be a possibility) and provide broad legal regulatory support to Cronos Group’s United States hemp and CBD platform. This role will work directly alongside, and in support of, Cronos Group’s highly experienced business teams and legal professionals to provide strategic and practical legal advice on a wide variety of legal regulatory issues.
Experience: The successful candidate will hold a J.D. from a reputable law school, will have obtained foundational training at a top law firm, and will have a minimum of 8+ years of practice experience with the FDA and the FTC and/or other regulatory agencies. Specific experience relating to food and dietary supplements, retail sales of consumer goods, and the advertising, promotion, manufacturing & sales practices of those goods is preferred.
Internal Number: 91053
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