vp, legal (remote) in hollister

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matthew emswiler, tatum executive services
job type
permanent
salary
US$ 200,000 - US$ 220,000 per year
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job details

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location
hollister, california
job category
Accounting & Auditing
job type
permanent
working hours
8 to 5
salary
US$ 200,000 - US$ 220,000 per year
experience
10 Years
reference number
499843
contact
matthew emswiler, tatum executive services

job description

job summary:

Tatum has partnered with a well-funded Aviation startup in the Bay Area who is looking to add a fantastic legal mind to set up and create a legal department.

Vice President, Legal

Location: US, California, Bay Area

Type: Employee (Direct Hire - Remote)

Travel: Some

Industry: Aviation

Reports to: CEO

The Vice President, Legal will support the company in the next phase of company growth by contributing to our global team in the following areas:

  1. Provide leadership, strategy and legal counsel to support all areas of the business
  2. Manage outside counsel relationships to ensure cost effective and timely coverage of corporate matters
 
location: Hollister, California
job type: Permanent
salary: $200,000 - 220,000 per year
work hours: 8 to 5
education: Law Degree
experience: 10 Years
 
responsibilities:
  • Partner with product and technology stakeholders to understand the strategic needs and goals of the business
  • Counsel and guide technology, business development and marketing teams on a variety of issues, including commercial terms, privacy, data protection, and global regulatory compliance matters throughout the entire product development lifecycle
  • Advise on current and future business structures and legal entities
  • Provide legal advice and support on acquisitions, due diligence activities, intellectual property matters, global stock plans, shareholder outreach and investor relations
  • Provide advice on employee relations matters and draft employment contracts
  • Lead complex partner and customer transactions by negotiating and drafting commercial agreements
  • Maintain good relationships with outside counsel to deliver quality and cost-effective legal advice on corporate matters
 
qualifications:

Essential

  • J.D. Degree (or foreign equivalent)
  • Eligible to practice law in the state of California; and a member of the California bar in good standing
  • Exceptional legal and business judgment, drafting, negotiation, analytical and leadership skills
  • Experience with board meetings and corporate secretarial matters
  • A track record demonstrating strong independent evaluation and ability to uncomplicate complex business matters, and making recommendations to senior leaders
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • A genuine passion for clean technology and the future of electric aviation

Preferred

  • 10+ years of national law firm or in-house legal department work experience in a technology business
  • Experience in aviation industry and/or startups
  • Experienced manager, highly skilled in recruiting and developing a team of lawyers
  • Experience in working with government funding and grant programs

Please feel free to apply here or contact Matt here: matthew.emswiler@tatum-us.com

 
skills: Contract Administration

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Qualified applicants in San Francisco with criminal histories will be considered for employment in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

We will consider for employment all qualified Applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.

skills

Contract Administration

qualification

Essential

  • J.D. Degree (or foreign equivalent)
  • Eligible to practice law in the state of California; and a member of the California bar in good standing
  • Exceptional legal and business judgment, drafting, negotiation, analytical and leadership skills
  • Experience with board meetings and corporate secretarial matters
  • A track record demonstrating strong independent evaluation and ability to uncomplicate complex business matters, and making recommendations to senior leaders
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • A genuine passion for clean technology and the future of electric aviation

 

Preferred

  • 10+ years of national law firm or in-house legal department work experience in a technology business
  • Experience in aviation industry and/or startups
  • Experienced manager, highly skilled in recruiting and developing a team of lawyers
  • Experience in working with government funding and grant programs

 Please feel free to apply here or contact Matt here: matthew.emswiler@tatum-us.com

responsibilities

 

  • Partner with product and technology stakeholders to understand the strategic needs and goals of the business
  • Counsel and guide technology, business development and marketing teams on a variety of issues, including commercial terms, privacy, data protection, and global regulatory compliance matters throughout the entire product development lifecycle
  • Advise on current and future business structures and legal entities
  • Provide legal advice and support on acquisitions,  due diligence activities, intellectual property matters, global stock plans, shareholder outreach and investor relations
  • Provide advice on employee relations matters and draft employment contracts
  • Lead complex partner and customer transactions by negotiating and drafting commercial agreements
  • Maintain good relationships with outside counsel to deliver quality and cost-effective legal advice on corporate matters

 

educational requirements

Law Degree