In-House Opportunities

The Dubin Group is currently conducting searches for the following in-house positions.

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Currently Available:

Silicon Valley and San Francisco Legal Career Opportunities

General Counsel, Playco Global Inc., West Coast or Tokyo (This Position Will Work Remotely)

Our client, the social gaming startup, Playco Global, has engaged The Dubin Group on an exclusive basis to perform the search for the company’s first General Counsel. Backed by Sequoia Capital, among others, Playco recently raised $100 million in an oversubscribed Series A fundraising round.

The successful candidate will have excellent academic and professional credentials, including 15+ years of combined law firm and in-house experience and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic growth environment. Significant M&A expertise, a background in interactive gaming, and experience negotiating transactions in the APAC region are big pluses.

Real Estate Counsel, Four Corners Property Trust (FCPT), Mill Valley, Marin County

Our client, FCPT, is a publicy-traded, $2 billion REIT that has a dynamic start-up environment with the backing and stability of a well-capitalized public company.

The successful  candidate will be comfortable working in a fast-paced and highly collaborative environment within a small team (corporate office has ~20 employees) and ready to take on multiple roles and responsibilities within the legal department. The position will report to the General Counsel, but will have significant direct interaction with the company’s CEO and investment team. Over the previous four years, the Company has acquired more than 300 individual properties.

This position will be primarily responsible for the legal matters in connection with the acquisition and disposition of real property assets (primarily triple net stand-alone properties), as well as handling property management legal matters, including drafting and negotiating leases, amendments, easements and other similar documents.  The position will also be responsible for direct interaction with tenants and vendors on property-related matters, as well as working with the internal property management and accounting teams on any legal matters related to the properties.

While no prior experience with net lease or REITs is required, it is necessary for the Real Estate Counsel to have a strong passion for learning all aspects of the business and becoming part of the team.  The culture of FCPT encourages and emphasizes both personal and professional growth for all of its employees and understands the importance of work-life balance.

The successful candidate will possess the following credentials and experience:

  • Law degree from a top law school and 4-10 years of law firm and/or in-house experience
  • Significant experience with all stages of a real estate transaction including NDAs, LOIs, drafting and negotiating purchase agreements, reviewing title, survey, leases and other diligence matters required
  • Experience in commercial leasing, including drafting and negotiating, extension & renewal, renovation, amendments and termination agreements preferred
  • Experience with multi-parcel development, including drafting and negotiating, CC&Rs, easements and related agreements a plus

Senior Director, Corporate Governance and Securities, Public CleanTech Co., Silicon Valley

Our client, a public cleantech company, is seeking to hire an experienced corporate governance and securities attorney.  The successful candidate will report to the General Counsel and have 12+ years of relevant experience, including big firm training and in-house experience.

This is a tremendous opportunity to operate at a high level with a renewable energy leader.

General Counsel, Family Office for Ultra-High Net Worth Individual, Palo Alto

Our client, the family office of one the richest Americans in the world, is seeking to hire a Deputy General Counsel to lead its legal function.  Reporting to the office’s CFO, the successful candidate will manage legal initiatives for a diverse multi-billion dollar portfolio, a large private foundation, varied real estate holdings, global fixed assets, one-off operating projects, and other areas managed by the family office.

The successful candidate will have excellent academic and professional credentials and experience, including 6-15 years experience practicing corporate law with a prominent law firm and/or in-house (experience with private equity and/or hedge fund agreements is a plus). S/he will also have a positive attitude and a client service orientation.

This position offers competitive compensation and insane benefits.

Senior Corporate Counsel, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Governance and Securities, Silicon Valley Tech Company

Our client, a public technology company, is seeking to hire an experienced M&A, Corporate Governance and Securities Counsel.  The successful candidate will report to the Vice President, Corporate and will have 7+ years of corporate experience, including expertise in M&A, corporate governance and securities.  In-house experience is a plus.

Senior Counsel, Marketing, International Technology Company, Silicon Valley

Our client, one of the world’s foremost technology companies, is seeking to hire a senior counsel to support its marketing and performance analysis efforts, areas that are central to the company’s growth strategy.  The candidate must enjoy working with smart people, excel at finding creative solutions to difficult problems, and have an interest in technology.  The candidate will partner closely with the company’s marketing and performance analysis teams, and its senior legal team and counsel them on a range of legal issues, including marketing, commercial contracts, intellectual property, and antitrust.

The successful candidate will have at least 7 years of experience in one of the following areas:  Marketing, Antitrust or IP litigation.

Product Counsel, Biotech Company, South San Francisco

Our client, a fast-growing biotech company, seeks to hire a product counsel.  The successful candidate will possess the following credentials and experience:

  • 3-12 years of legal experience, including law firm training;
  • Experience with sales and marketing or advertising;
  • Pharmaceutical or biotech experience is a plus but not required;
  • The ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Senior Antitrust Counsel, Fortune 500 Company, Oregon or Silicon Valley

Our client, a Fortune 500 Company, is seeking to hire a Senior Antitrust Counsel. The successful candidate have the following background:

  • Excellent academic and professional credentials;
  • 10+ years of legal experience
  • Large law firm antitrust litigation experience

Patent Counsel, Public Biotech Company, Bay Area

Our client, a public biotech company, is seeking to hire a patent counsel.  The successful candidate will have a chemistry background, 2-7 years of experience with patent prosecution and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Patent Litigation Counsel, Public Biotech Company, Bay Area

Our client, a public biotech company, is seeking to hire a patent litigation counsel.  The successful candidate will have a chemistry or biology background, 3-7 years of experience with patent litigation and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

 

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