In-House Senior Corporate Counsel - ATL

Listing Number: whp10474

    

Relatively new tech sector company offering innovative products for the mortgage/mortage servicing industry is searching for a Senior Counsel (5+ years experience) with general corporate transactional and commercial experience. Location: Atlanta.

The role of the Senior Counselwill include supervision of outside counsel as well as:

  • Direct responsibility for all aspects of corporate transactions, including drafting and negotiating documents such as letters of intent, term sheets, purchase and sale agreements, transactional documents associated with dispositions and financings, and other contracts and documents;
  • Working closely with the technology team in vendor management selection, including the negotiation of licensing and service agreements and assisting in the vendor review and risk assessment process;
  • . Partner with sales executives to anticipate and resolve issues involving both buyers and sellers on the company‚Äôs proprietary trading exchange;
  • Providing general counseling on a full spectrum of business and legal issues - general commercial matters, intellectual property,data protection and security, and confidentiality of critical business information.
  • . Responsibility for corporate governance matters, including preparing and reviewing matters for board of directors and board committees, shareholder communications, Company policies and procedures, and corporate compliance.

    To be considered, candidates should have a top academic record, 5+ years relevant experience - with significant exposure to secondary market transactions involving residential mortgage loans, including whole loan sales, warehouse financing, and servicing. Experience in drafting and negotiating general vendor and technology contracts also is required.

    For further information, or to submit a resume for consideration, please contact Sherie Bush sbush@westhighlandplacement.com