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Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) has been exclusively retained by Leidos, Inc. (“Leidos” or “Company”) to conduct a search for an SVP, Deputy General Counsel and Group General Counsel. Leidos, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Leidos, Inc. directly.
Overview: The Deputy General Counsel and Group General Counsel will be responsible for all aspect of legal management of the Company’s Health Group (https://www.leidos.com/markets/health). Supporting the Group President and the Group’s Leadership Team, the role will report directly to the General Counsel of Leidos, with a dotted reporting line to the Group President. This is a great opportunity for a seasoned attorney and leader to support a growth business in an exciting industry, while also working at a large company within an established law department.
Company: Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The Company's 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, with more than 400 locations in 30 countries, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020.
Experience: 12+ years of experience obtained in a highly regarded in-house legal department or law firm. Extensive government contracting experience is essential for this role.
Location: Reston, VA.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus, and equity.
Relocation: Local candidates preferred, though open to relos.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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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