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Our client, a dynamic Fortune 75 technology driven company based in the New York metropolitan area, is seeking an experienced attorney to join their legal function as Deputy General Counsel & Corporate Secretary, reporting to their Global General Counsel. This role will be responsible for all legal aspects of the company’s SEC disclosure, corporate governance, investor and shareholder relations and corporate transactions (including mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financing, real estate). You will also interact on a regular basis with senior level executives in the business development, audit, treasury, tax, government relations, investor relations and finance functions In addition, the role will manage the legal functions US based commercial contracts group. It is a great opportunity working with an outstanding, talented group of executives.
Candidates MUST have the following qualifications in order to be considered:
-Twelve to twenty years of broad based legal experience, with significant securities and m&a experience
-A strong academic record from top schools
-Major law firm training plus several years of in house experience with a large multi-national company
-Proven track record of advising and counseling all levels of senior management
-Extensive experience in advising Board of Directors and committees
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: An outstanding compensation package will be offered.
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