Information Technology, Intellectual Property, Privacy
Opportunity: Excellent opportunity to join a fast-growing public tech company with a great culture and respected legal department. Candidates directly from law firms are welcome to apply.
Company: Citrix Systems (“Citrix” or “Company”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Product Counsel. Citrix helps customers reimagine the future of work by providing the most comprehensive secure digital workspace that unifies the apps, data and services people need to be productive, and simplifies IT’s ability to adopt and manage complex cloud environments. Citrix solutions are in used by more than 400,000 organizations including 99 percent of the Fortune 100 and 98 percent of the Fortune 500.
Position Description: The Product Counsel is a broad role with responsibility for partnering with multiple innovative product teams worldwide to ensure that Citrix’s products and services are structured to achieve the Company’s strategies and requirements while complying with applicable laws and regulations in multiple jurisdictions.
Experience: The ideal candidate will have four to eight years of practical experience with technology agreements at a law firm and/or a company. Experience providing counsel to develop and support technology products and services is desirable. The successful candidate will be well versed in intellectual property and privacy law as they relate to the development and licensing of Cloud based SaaS.
Location: No relocation required; working remotely is allowed. Alternatively, Raleigh, NC; Fort Lauderdale, FL; Santa Clara, CA or Burlington, MA are possible office locations.
Citrix is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Citrix directly; all resumes sent to Citrix will be routed to MLA for handling.
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.