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Vice President, Legal – San Francisco Bay Area

Job Type
Practice Areas
General Corporate,
Company Name
Solutus Legal Search
Job Title
Vice President, Legal - San Francisco Bay Area


Our client, a thriving pre-public technology software company is seeking to hire a Vice President, Legal to serve as the head of the legal department. This legal executive will report directly to the CFO and will manage a team of six professionals. This role is located in the San Francisco Bay Area.

The ideal candidate will have at least 12 years of experience with a combination of law firm and in-house experience, including experience in a high growth environment at technology company with international offices. Experience with SaaS is highly desired. Substantively, the Vice President, Legal will have a proven background in a wide range of areas including general corporate, corporate governance, litigation, privacy, commercial transactions, risk management, regulatory and government policy. They will serve as a hands-on business partner with the ability to think strategically and work diligently in an ever-changing global environment. Experience managing a team of professionals is required.

Interpersonally, this attorney will possess superior communication skills. S/he will be a hard worker, responsive, proactive, team player, critical thinker, intellectually curious and a problem solver. S/he will thrive in a high growth environment and have passion for innovation and building things. This legal executive will have superb business acumen with a focus on collaborating with internal partners to drive business forward.

Targeted base compensation for the qualified candidate is $325,000 - $375,000 plus target bonus and a stock grant.

Simply put, this is one-of-a-kind opportunity. Solutus Legal Search is proud to have been exclusively retained to assist our client with this special engagement. Interested candidates, please submit resumes to search@solutuslegal.com. Resumes submitted directly to our client will be forwarded to Solutus Legal for evaluation.

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