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Expedia, Inc. has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for Senior Corporate Counsel to be located in its Seattle, WA offices. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search, or apply here. Expedia, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Expedia, Inc. directly.
Overview: At Expedia Group, M&A is in our DNA. We’ve done some of the most transformative deals in travel and technology, from the spinoff of TripAdvisor, to our acquisitions of iconic brands like Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Hotels.com, Vrbo/HomeAway, and trivago, to our investments in international players such Traveloka and Despegar, leading OTAs in Asia and Latin America. We also lead for legal on IPOs such as trivago and Despegar. This is a unique opportunity to join our dynamic M&A team as Senior Corporate Counsel. At Expedia Group, successful M&A lawyers must not only deftly handle the technical aspects of M&A, they must have an informed opinion on both legal and business issues and efficiently communicate and partner with Corporate Development and the C-suite on all aspects of transactions
Company: Expedia Group is one of the world’s largest online travel companies, with an extensive portfolio of some of the world’s leading online travel brands, including Expedia.com, Hotels.com, Vrbo, trivago, Hotwire, Orbitz, and Travelocity. Expedia Group companies have 24,000 employees in more than 30 countries worldwide and more 200 travel booking sites in over 70 countries.
Location: Seattle, WA
Relocation: Yes, this is a national search.
Experience: 6-10+ years of complex M&A experience gained at a top national law firm; prior in-house experience a plus but not required.
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa 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. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ 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 Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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