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Major, Lindsey & Africa ("MLA") has been exclusively retained by The Wine Group, Inc. to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel or Senior Corporate Counsel, Employment & Litigation, to be based in Livermore, CA or Ripon, CA. Our client is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact the Organization directly; all resumes will be routed back to MLA and create delays.
ORGANIZATION: The Wine Group is one of the leaders in the wine industry. As a privately held, management-owned company with 12 wineries in California, New York, and Australia, TWG strives to win with exceptional people who share their values. TWG produces many well-known brands including Franzia, Almaden, Cupcake, Chloe, Flip Flop, 7 Deadly Zins, Ava Grace, Concannon, Benziger and Imagery. TWG is a successful company looking to employ talented individuals who are self-motivated, positive and energetic.
OVERVIEW: TWG is seeking an engaging, experienced attorney to work on a variety of legal and regulatory matters, with a focus on labor and employment matters, as well as litigation. This role will report to the Chief Legal and Human Resources Officer. The ideal candidate is excited to learn new areas of the law and continuously challenge him/herself to add value to the company in a cost-conscious manner.
EXPERIENCE: 6+ years of experience as a licensed attorney at a top-tier law firm required; additional in-house experience preferred, but not required.
Location: Livermore, CA or Ripon, CA
Relos: Relos are OK
COMPENSATION: Competitive and commensurate with experience
WHY THIS IS A GREAT OPPORTUNITY:
Be a thought leader in a small team that has significant impact on TWG as a whole
TWG provides competitive salaries, benefits, growth opportunities and resources for TWG employees to excel in all aspects of their life
Complimentary tastings and generously discounted wine at TWG’s wineries and affiliates
Rich history with strong company values and culture
High quality of life in Livermore or Ripon locations
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.