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Vice President, Legal (Corporate and Securities) – Palo Alto

Location
Palo Alto, California
Job Type
Full-time
Practice Areas
Corporate Securities/Governance,
Company Name
Solutus Legal Search
Job Title
Vice President, Legal (Corporate and Securities) – Palo Alto

Description

Our client, a hospitality unicorn and one of the fastest growing late-stage startup companies in the world, has exclusively retained Solutus Legal to assist the company in its search for a Vice President, Legal to focus on Corporate and Securities matters. This position will report to the General Counsel.

The successful candidate will have 15+ years of legal experience, with a strong corporate securities background, including experience with ’33 Act, ’34 Act, and Section 16 filings. In-house experience is preferred, but our client will consider attorneys with relevant experience from top law firms. IPO experience is a plus, but is not required.

Personality fit with our client and the legal department is paramount. This lawyer must possess superior communication and negotiation skills and will be a hard worker, responsive, proactive, team player, critical thinker, intellectually curious as well as a creative problem solver. This attorney must be able to thrive in a high performance culture and high growth environment, prioritize and manage several projects at once and have passion for innovation.

Simply put, this is a one of a kind opportunity. With its visionary founder, superb management team with a keen eye for disruption and heavyweight investors (SoftBank, Sequoia Capital, Lightspeed Venture Partners to name a few), the sky is the limit for this company and its team.

Solutus Legal has been retained on an exclusive basis to conduct this search. All interested candidates must submit their resumes directly to Solutus for consideration to search@solutuslegal.com. Resumes bypassing Solutus and submitted directly to our client will be redirected to Solutus for consideration.

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