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Senior Corporate Counsel, M&A and Commercial Transactions – San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay)

Job Type
Practice Areas
General Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions
Company Name
Solutus Legal Search
Job Title
Senior Corporate Counsel, M&A and Commercial Transactions – San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay)


Our client, a leading multinational consumer and professional products company that markets some of the most trusted and recognized consumer brand names in the world, has exclusively retained Solutus Legal Search to assist the Company in its search for a Senior Corporate Counsel who will help support key corporate and transactional areas. The ideal candidate will have 6-8 years of experience with general corporate matters, merger and acquisition transactions.  Experience with strategic partnership agreements and trademark licensing is a plus, but not required.  This attorney will report directly to the Vice President of Legal.

This position will provide opportunity for growth into other areas and will work closely with the company's different business units and with personnel in other key functions, including senior management.  The company has been named as one of the Best Places to Work in the U.S. by Glassdoor, and has also been recognized for its diversity, sustainability efforts and corporate responsibility.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Providing legal support for corporate transactional activities, including domestic and international merger, acquisition, divestiture and joint venture transactions. This includes advising on legal risks, coordinating due diligence reviews, collaborating with cross-functional partners and transaction teams, drafting and negotiating deal documentation and assisting with integration matters.
  • Assisting on global general corporate matters for the Company’s corporate subsidiaries and joint ventures.
  • Providing legal support for strategic partnership agreements and domestic and international trademark licensing arrangements.
  • Assisting in other substantive legal areas, as needed.

The successful candidate will be a corporate athlete who is nimble and excited about learning new things. They will be a self-starter with good judgment and the ability to multi-task.  This is a fantastic opportunity to join a great legal team at one of the most highly recognized and reputable companies in the world.

Solutus Legal has been exclusively engaged on this search. Interested candidates may submit resumes to search@solutuslegal.com.  Resumes submitted directly to our client will be forwarded to Solutus for evaluation.

Ref. #646-SLS


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