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The AES Corporation (“AES” or the “Corporation”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Assistant General Counsel to be located in its Arlington, Virginia headquarters. AES is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or directly to the recruiters managing this search, Deborah Ben-Canaan and Brandyne Russell, or by submitting your resume to AESCounsel@mlaglobal.com . Please do not contact the company directly; all resumes sent to AES Corporation will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Organization Overview: The AES Corporation is a Fortune 200 company that generates and distributes electrical power. AES is headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, and is one of the world’s leading power companies, generating and distributing electric power in 17 countries and employing 19,000 people worldwide.
Experience: The successful candidate will have a minimum of 10 years of relevant legal experience, at a law firm or comparable corporate environment with a sophisticated M&A/corporate finance/corporate governance practice. Substantial experience in securities law and SEC reporting matters, corporate governance, and M&A/financing/ development transactions (domestic and cross-border) is required.
Compensation: A competitive base, bonus and equity package with exceptional benefits consistent with a candidate’s level of experience.
Location: Arlington, VA.
Relocation: Local candidates are strongly preferred but relocations will be considered.
Bar: Active bar membership in good standing in at least one U.S. jurisdiction.
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) 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. MLA also provides law firms and companies with highly-specialized legal... professionals on project, interim and temporary-to-permanent hire basis. Committed to providing full service in response to the talent needs of its clients, MLA also provides executive search services through its affiliate, Allegis Partners. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting client and candidate 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 Recruiter" by readers of The National Law Journal. To learn more about MLA, visit www.mlaglobal.com. To learn more about Allegis Partners, visit www.allegis-partners.com