Our Featured Sponsor:
Our Featured Sponsor


It’s Free. It’s Quick.

Career and life game changing information delivered personally to you.

Great advice from The Lawyer Whisperer

Corporate Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel (Securities & Compliance) – San Francisco Bay Area, CA

San Francisco Bay Area, California
Job Type
Company Name
Solutus Legal Search
Job Title
Corporate Counsel/Senior Corporate Counsel (Securities & Compliance) – San Francisco Bay Area, CA


Our client, a high profile, multi-billion dollar publicly-traded technology company has exclusively engaged Solutus Legal Search to assist the Company with adding a high-quality corporate securities attorney to its growing corporate group.

The ideal candidate will possess at least 6 -12 years of legal experience in the following areas: corporate securities (SEC reporting) and corporate governance. Experience with mergers & acquisitions is a plus, but not required. This successful candidate will report directly to the Vice President, Legal, Compliance, and Government Relations and will work closely with high-level internal stakeholders – with the opportunity to work on challenging and often cutting-edge legal issues that require creative and proactive legal advice and client support.

Prior or current experience in house experience is preferred, but our client will consider strong law firm attorneys for this position. California Bar or Registered In House Counsel membership in good standing is required.

Required Qualifications:

● Strong substantive experience with SEC reporting and stock exchange compliance;
● Deep knowledge of federal securities laws, particularly the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and regulations, and corporate governance standards and trends;
● Organized, hard-working and highly professional, with the ability to thrive in a fast-paced work environment, manage numerous projects simultaneously without
compromising attention to details, and exercise sound judgment;
● Ability to communicate professionally and effectively, write clearly and concisely, and manage people and tasks to deadline;
● Ability to represent the company professionally, thoughtfully and with the highest standards of integrity;
● Ability and confidence to present in front of c-level executives; and
● Excellent written and oral communication skills and a team-oriented approach are a must.

This is an opportunity to work with a great legal department and a superb manager. Opportunity to learn new substantive skills through internal rotation provides the successful candidate with unique career development opportunities. Wonderful culture, good work hours.

Solutus Legal Search has been retained on an exclusive basis for this search partnership. Interested candidates may contact us at search@solutuslegal.com for consideration. Candidates applying directly to the Company will be redirected to Solutus for evaluation.

Ref. #490-SLS

Only registered members can apply for jobs.

Related Jobs

Return to The Lawyer Whisperer Career Column

New Jobs Feature!

Check it Out

Are you an Employer?

Post a job for free! Take advantage of this promotion and advertise your job for 30 days. Use promo code LWJOBS

Kudos From Our Fans

Julie has been a great partner and trusted advisor to me over many years. The Lawyer Whisperer is a terrific resource, whether you are new to the profession or a seasoned counsel.

Matt Fawcett General Counsel, NetApp,
The Lawyer Whisperer is required reading for any lawyer who wants to be thoughtful about their career.

Sharon Zezima General Counsel, GoPro,
Great insights on career planning that help me talk with our associates and IH counsel who are thinking about a transition.

Ken King Partner, Skadden Arps,
The Lawyer Whisperer posts are always wise, thoughtful, well written and leave you with new ideas - I try not to miss a post.

Shanti Ariker SVP, General Counsel, Salesforce.org,
No one understands the changing profession better than Julie. She is a proven ally to those of us trying to forge new paths and push the boundaries of what is possible in a legal career.

Eric Lentell Vice President, Legal, FitBit,
Julie is the Dear Abby for lawyers. Her column is one of a kind.

Karineh Khachatourian Partner, Duane Morris,


Receive our newsletter for latest trends, compensation info and secrets to a winning career strategy.

Our Sponsors


The Lawyer Whisperer Sponsors :

Solutus Legal Logo