Corporate Counsel - Corporate, Securities, M&A
Legal | Belmont, CA | Requisition number: 121577
Corporate Counsel – Corporate, Securities, M&A
Through experienced and strategic legal advice and actions, the Corporate Counsel will support the Deputy General Counsel, members of the Executive team, the Board of Directors, the business units and the rest of the legal department.
This position will report to the VP and Deputy General Counsel, Corporate. This position will have responsibility for corporate matters, securities law, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate formation and administration, corporate governance and compliance matters and related responsibilities.
A minimum of 7 years practicing law, ideally including experience with a top law firm as well as significant hands-on experience in an in-house environment in relevant areas of expertise. Experience in a significant and fast paced technology organization will be preferred. Candidates with a combination of law firm and in house experience will be preferred.
Outstanding business partnership and communication skills
Outstanding academic credentials
Licensed to practice law in California or eligible to practice law in California if licensed in another state
Strong ability to assess, structure and communicate practical legal solutions to business issues
Able to thrive in a fast paced, highly collaborative, multi-culture, high performance global organization with geographically distributed teams
Experience managing outside counsel to high performance and high expectations
Enjoy the uncertain and exciting professional and personal challenges of building a new legal department as part of a high growth technology company
An outstanding teammate ready to have some fun!