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UNITY Biotechnology, Inc. (“UNITY” or the “Company”) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) to conduct a search for a Senior/Corporate Counsel (depending on level of experience) to be located at its corporate headquarters in Brisbane, California. Interested candidates should submit their resumes to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact UNITY directly; resumes sent to the Company will be routed back to MLA for handling.
Company: UNITY Biotechnology is a clinical stage publicly traded biotechnology company developing therapeutics to slow, halt or reverse diseases of aging. UNITY is located in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Overview: UNITY is seeking a talented and motivated Corporate Counsel to join our team! This role will be instrumental in the success of our legal operations and future growth of the company. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to make the transition to an in-house practice or to accelerate an existing in-house career by joining a dynamic, mission-driven company. We are looking for a passionate and professional team player with a super positive attitude who is business savvy, detail-oriented, enthusiastic, diligent, resourceful and wants to be part of a close and collaborative legal and intellectual property team. The ideal candidate will also have a great sense of humor and the desire to have fun in parallel with working hard and doing great work. The position will report directly to the General Counsel.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Relocation: Local candidates strongly preferred.
Experience: 4+ years of corporate/transactional legal experience required, including at least 2 years with a leading law firm. Previous in-house experience at a biotechnology company a plus.
Process: Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to UNITYCorpCounsel@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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.