Kearney has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for Corporate Counsel – Privacy & Compliance to be located at its headquarters in Chicago, Illinois.
Reporting to the General Counsel, the Corporate Counsel – Privacy & Compliance will serve as an integral part of a highly respected global in-house legal team for a premier management consulting firm. This attorney will work closely with all members of the legal department, all corporate functions, and the organization as they relate to privacy and compliance needs. Commercial experience is important as direct support of the business is a part of this position.
The successful candidate will have at least five to eight (5-8) years of legal experience in a law firm, government or corporate environment with deep knowledge and experience of operationalizing privacy and data protection frameworks, principles, and compliance programs globally including GDPR, HIPAA and CCPA. The ideal candidate will also have a well-rounded corporate and commercial legal background, experience with the international business/legal environment, and strong business acumen. Some in-house experience is preferred although not required.
Interested candidates, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to Amanda Ziemann and Mike Sachs.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.