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Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by FedEx Corporation (FedEx or Company) to conduct a search for a Staff Vice President – Securities & Corporate Law (Counsel). Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact FedEx directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and create delays.
Overview: The Staff Vice President – Securities & Corporate Law will oversee and be responsible for legal support on a broad range of securities and corporate law matters, with a primary focus on Securities Exchange Act of 1934 reporting, corporate governance, stock exchange listing standard compliance, capital market transactions, and Board and Board committee support.
Company: FedEx Corporation provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce and business services. With annual revenues of $70 billion, the company offers integrated business solutions through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 450,000 team members to remain focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience.
Experience: 20+ years of broad securities and corporate law practice, with a strong background in working with Boards of Directors, Securities and Exchange Act of 1934 reporting, corporate governance, stock exchange listing standard compliance, corporate finance, equity compensation, and executive compensation. Excellent academic credentials required.
Location: Memphis, TN
Bar Admission: A member in good standing of a state bar and able to be admitted to practice law in the State of Tennessee.
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.