Great Opportunity – General Counsel Position Open for Bay-Area Company

One of my friends and all around good guys, Cal Finch wanted me to get the word out about his company, CPP, hiring a new General Counsel.  Here’s the scoop:

We are seeking a strategic, collaborative, customer-service oriented General Counsel who meets the following qualifications to join our exceptional team and company:

  • The General Counsel will possess an LLB or JD degree from an accredited law school and at least 10 years professional experience as a lawyer with extensive experience in international and domestic contract negotiation and drafting, mergers & acquisitions, corporate law, international and domestic corporate compliance, and litigation management required; experience in publishing or media industries and intellectual property law would be ideal
  • 5 years experience managing individuals or teams
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Ideal candidate will have expertise efficiently and cost-effectively managing outside counsel
  • Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with all employees and other key stakeholders
  • Excellent management, leadership and problem solving skills focused on delivering superb customer service
  • Demonstrated advanced ability with key business computer applications such as Microsoft Word and Outlook; moderate level of abilities with Excel and PowerPoint

Your responsibilities will include:

Ensuring that organization-wide business strategies, policies and programs are developed and applied in full recognition of all legal implications and risks, including the formulation of internal policies to insure the proper use, enforcement and defense of CPP’s and its licensees’ legal rights, and CPP’s general compliance with applicable law and compliance with contracts. Consult with CPP management and Board of Directors and advise CPP staff as appropriate to assure the overall advancement, maintenance and protection of CPP’s business and legal interests within applicable legal constraints, which includes overall responsibility for the registration and management of CPP’s intellectual property and the prosecution or defense of CPP business interests. Act as the manager of the Legal Division while providing legal services as a practicing counsel and managing relationships and matters with outside counsels. Ensure that the legal affairs of CPP are attended to in an effective and efficient manner and that all legal records are properly compiled and securely maintained for the required time period. Act as Corporate Secretary.

If you would like to make a significant contribution to CPP’s business goals and join a team of cross-functional experts who are passionate about CPP’s products, team collaboration and achievement, and professional excellence, please email your resume to:

Katie Flotten, Director, Human Resources

CPP, Inc.

Mountain View, California


In the interest of time,

your cover letter, resume & salary history MUST be included

for your candidacy to be advanced