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Rapidly growing transportation/technology company in NYC is seeking a Head of Litigation and Regulatory Compliance that will manage all litigation and regulatory work, including communications with regulators, and any investigations that may arise. The role reports directly to the General Counsel.
Responsibilities include: direct and manage all aspects of a complex and varied litigation portfolio, including affirmative and defensive litigations and administrative proceedings – and will be responsible for selecting, retaining and managing outside counsel; head up regulatory compliance team to ensure responsible compliance with domestic and international regulatory frameworks; and ensure best-in-class regulatory compliance practices by providing internal training on policies and procedures, updating and creating new policies where appropriate.
Must have 10+ years of litigation and/or regulatory compliance experience with progressive responsibility. Combination of law firm and prior in house experience preferred. Experience as a federal or state prosecutor or other government service a plus.
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