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Vice President, Employment, Compensation & Benefits Law - VISA

The VP, Employment and Compensation & Benefits Law role leads a team that provides legal counsel and partnership to Visa’s Global Human Resources team and other key stakeholders. This position reports directly to the General Counsel and requires a talented attorney with excellent judgment and communication skills who can juggle multiple demands and priorities in a dynamic environment. To view the position description, click here.

Sr. Counsel Litigation & Competition - VISA

This attorney position provides legal advice and support in Visa’s Global Litigation & Competition group that is responsible for managing and developing strategic approaches to litigation matters involving Visa around the world. This role reports to the SVP, Chief Counsel, Global Litigation & Competition in the Legal Department. To view the position description, click here.

Counsel, Marketing - VISA

This position, based in Foster City, California, is for an in-house marketing attorney who will report to the Vice President and Associate General Counsel supporting the Visa Marketing Department and will be primarily responsible for providing advice on marketing, advertising, offers, and promotions, with an emphasis on drafting and negotiating marketing-related agreements, agency agreements, and reviewing marketing communications, consumer and B2B advertising, promotions and marketing/client presentations. To view the position description, click here.

Counsel, Global Products & Business Operations - VISA

This in-house attorney position, based in Visa's Foster City office, will be a member of the Legal Department in Global Product & Business Operations. The ideal candidate will have knowledge of complex commercial agreements, and will be familiar with product development. To view the position description, click here.

Counsel, Global Client Management - VISA

The Counsel will be a member of the Legal Department in the Global Client Management group in North America. The Counsel will be responsible for providing day to day legal support to account executives and other internal clients in Visa's Financial Institution Sales and Merchant/Acceptance groups in North America, with a particular focus on the drafting and negotiation of strategic alliance and incentive...To view the position description, click here.

Counsel, Data Use & Privacy - VISA

The Visa Legal Department's Data Use and Privacy practice group (DU&P) is Visa's central touch point for global data strategy, privacy compliance, and legal aspects of information security. Visa's global payments network connects thousands of banks and millions of merchants in over 200 countries and territories, with trillions of dollars of transactions passing over our network each year. To view the position description, click here.

 

Chief Intellectual Property Counsel Role - Ingredion

Ingredion is a leading global ingredients solutions company. We make sweeteners, starches, nutrition ingredients and biomaterials that are used by customers in everyday products from foods and beverages to paper and pharmaceuticals. We turn corn, tapioca, potatoes, strawberries and other crops into ingredients that make crackers crunchy, candy sweet, yogurt creamy, lotions and creams silky, plastics biodegradable and tissues softer and stronger. Our innovative ingredient solutions help customers stay on trend with simple ingredients and gluten-free or high-fiber foods that appeal to today's consumers. To view the position description, click here.

 

 Instructor- NIU College of Law

02. March, 2017  • Categories:  Members

NIU College of Law, the only public law school in the greater Chicago area, is seeking applicants to teach

one of several courses during the summer of 2017. Course dates are somewhat flexible, but would begin no earlier than late May and end no later than mid-August.

 

The courses we may wish to offer include the following:

 

  • Agency & Business Associations
  • Corporations
  • Family Law
  • Secured Transactions
  • Trusts & Estates
  • Conflicts
  • Federal Courts
  • Remedies
  • Sales

 

If you would be interested in teaching one of these courses, please send a CV or résumé to Associate Dean Marc Falkoff, mfalkoff@niu.edu, along with a brief note explaining why you think you would be an effective instructor. We would appreciate receiving any expressions of interest as soon as possible.

 

We are strongly committed to facilitating access to the legal profession for members of traditionally underrepresented groups.  Among our goals is to counter the effects of societal discrimination, to increase the number of lawyers who will serve in communities that are currently underserved, and to obtain for our students the educational benefits that flow from a diverse faculty and student body.  We therefore recruit faculty and students who represent diverse communities and identities in our society based on gender, age, sexual orientation, race, culture, ethnicity, and physical ability.

 

Senior Counsel- Discover Financial Services Public Company

23. February, 2017  • Categories:  Members

Attorney to join Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) Public Company group which is responsible for providing legal advice and support on a broad range of public company matters relating to the NYSE listing standards, SEC reporting, employee benefits, executive compensation and other corporate governance matters. To view the position description click here.

 

Instructor- NIU College of Law

11. November, 2016  • Categories:  Members

NIU College of Law, the only public law school in the greater Chicago area, is seeking applicants to teach one of several courses during the upcoming spring semester, which begins January 17 and ends May 1.

 

The courses we are looking to cover include the following:

 

•             Civil Rights Litigation

•             Patent Law

•             State and Municipal Law

•             Estate Planning

 

If you would be interested in teaching one of these courses, please send a CV or résumé to Associate Dean Marc Falkoff, mfalkoff@niu.edu, along with a note explaining why you think you would be an effective instructor. We would appreciate receiving any expressions of interest as soon as possible, and ideally before Thanksgiving.

 

We are strongly committed to facilitating access to the legal profession for members of traditionally underrepresented groups.  Among our goals is to counter the effects of societal discrimination, to increase the number of lawyers who will serve in communities that are currently underserved, and to obtain for our students the educational benefits that flow from a diverse faculty and student body.  We therefore recruit faculty and students who represent diverse communities and identities in our society based on gender, age, sexual orientation, race, culture, ethnicity, and physical ability.


Chief Compliance Officer - Ingredion

08. July, 2016  • Categories:  Members

Ingredion Incorporated is a leading global ingredient solutions provider to the food, beverage, brewing and pharmaceutical industries as well as numerous industrial sectors. We are committed to supplying our customers with quality, innovative ingredient solutions that are on trend and in demand. Headquartered in the Chicago suburb of Westchester, Illinois, we turn corn, tapioca, potatoes and other raw materials into a myriad of ingredients. With more than 11,000 employees around the world, we serve customers in more than 60 diverse markets in over 100 countries. To view the position description click here.
 

Senior Counsel (Data, Privacy, Advanced Advertising and Business Intelligence Platforms) Comcast

28. June, 2016  • Categories:  Members

Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world’s best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast. To view the position description click here.


Staff Attorney - The Homeless Persons Representation Project (HPRP) 

26. January, 2015  • Categories:  Members

The Staff Attorney will establish community-based intake sites at the 4 MOED sites assigned to HPRP, conduct civil legal needs assessments for 1B4J program participants, provide Know Your Rights workshops in conjunction with other HPRP staff members, provide legal representation in expungement and public benefits matters for 1B4J participants, and coordinate referrals for other civil legal issues.  To view the position description click here.

 

Staff Attorney - The Worker Justice Center of NY

23. December, 2015  • Categories:  Members

The Worker Justice Center of NY seeks a staff attorney to litigate an active docket of cases serving low-wage workers. Litigation is focused on claims concerning wage and hour, discrimination, agricultural and migrant worker protection and civil trafficking violations. WJCNY staff attorneys also provide immigration assistance in U & T visa and VAWA applications. To view the position description click here.

 

Director, Pro Bono Programs 

30. November, 2015 • Categories:  Members

The Director of Pro Bono Programs is a leadership position at HPRP.  The Director’s work is closely linked to the work of the in-house Staff and the Director reports to the Executive Director.  HPRP’s Pro Bono Program is substantial and it encompasses the work of over 400 law students, paralegals, and attorneys to date.  HPRP’s law student program is unique; HPRP recruits and trains volunteer law students to conduct intake in 3 of HPRP’s off-site Intake Programs and holds quarterly reflection sessions for the students to discuss their experience.  HPRP operates Community-Based Intake Programs at Our Daily Bread Employment Center, The Franciscan Center, NAACP Satellite Office, My Sister’s Place, the Baltimore VA Medical Center Annex and the Helping Up Mission, all in Baltimore City, at Shepherd’s Table in Silver Spring, Montgomery County, and at the Chesapeake Health Education Program on the grounds of the Perry Point VA Medical Center in Cecil County. To view the position description click here    

 

Assistant Director for Small Business Lending - CFPB (Consumer Financial Protection Bureau)

30. November, 2015 • Categories:  Members

As the Assistant Director for Small Business Lending Markets, you will lead an inter-disciplinary team in the Bureau’s research and development of a landmark collection of data about loans to small, women-owned, and minority-owned businesses. For more information, click here

 

Executive Director - MIHCA (Minority In-House Counsel Association) 

05. November, 2015 • Categories:  Members

Reporting to the Chair of the MIHCA board, and accountable to the MIHCA board of directors, the Executive Director (ED) is responsible for the overall leadership and fundraising efforts of Minority In-House Counsel Association (MIHCA). The ED will be capable, motivated, and committed to implement the comprehensive board approved strategic plan for the growth of the organization, as well as fundraising to support this growth. To view the position description click here.

 

Dean of the Sturm College of Law - University of Denver

05. November, 2015 • Categories:  Members

At the request of the University of Denver, Doug Scrivner, former General Counsel at Accenture, is leading a search for the position of Dean of the Sturm College of Law. To view the position description click here.  If you are interested and/or know of possible candidates, please contact Doug Scrivner.

 

Climate Litigation Fellow - The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC)

12. October, 2015 • Categories:  Members

The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) is the nation's most effective environmental action organization. We use law, science and the support of 1.3 million members and online activists to protect the planet's wildlife and wild places and to ensure a safe and healthy environment for all living things. NRDC was founded in 1970 and our staff helped write some of America's bedrock environmental laws, including the Clean Water Act, and many of the implementing regulations; our water enforcement cases played a major role shaping current water policy throughout the country. Today, our staff of more than 450 lawyers, scientists, economists, policy and communications experts, and others, work out of offices in New York, Washington, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Livingston, Montana and Beijing. To view the job posting click here.

 

One of our NAMWOLF corporate sponsors, CDW, is searching for a Director of Global Compliance

07. October, 2015 • Categories:  Members

The role would be responsible for the day-to-day leadership of CDW's compliance program, with specific focus in the near term on enhancing the program to address the “new” international footprint of the company.  The role would operate out of the U.S. (either in the Chicago Loop or their headquarters location in Vernon Hills, Illinois.) Click HERE to view the job description. If interested, please forward your CV and any questions to Joel Stern at (joel_stern@namwolf.org).

     

Federal Litigation Conference - 1-Day CLE conference in your area

25. September, 2015 • Categories:  Members

The Federal Bar Association would like to extend an invitation to the members of the NAMWOLF to join us at the upcoming Federal Litigation Conference on Tuesday, October 27 at the FHI 360 Conference Center (1825 Connecticut Ave. NW, 8th Floor in Washington, DC). For more information on the conference click here

 

Securities Law and AML - 1-Day CLE conference in your area

25. September, 2015 • Categories:  Members

The Federal Bar Association would like to extend an invitation to the members of the NAMWOLF to join us on Tuesday, October 20 at Mayer Brown LLP (1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY) for a full day of CLE discussions covering high profile securities law decisions, priorities, and policies as well as recent AML enforcement actions. For more information on the conference click here.

 

Assistant General Counsel & Assistant Secretary - Corporate And Investment Tax


25. September, 2015  • Categories:  Members

 

At Northwestern Mutual, we believe relationships are built on trust. That our lives and our work matter. These beliefs launched our company nearly 160 years ago. Today, they're just a few of the reasons why people choose to build careers at Northwestern Mutual. We're strong and growing. In a company with such a long and storied history, this may be the most exciting and important time to be a part of Northwestern Mutual. We're strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We provide opportunities for employees to grow themselves, their career and in turn, our business. To view the job posting click here.

 

 

Legal Position - Senior Counsel I 


16. June, 2015  • Categories:  Members

 

Cleveland-based KeyCorp is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of approximately $92.9 billion. Key companies provide investment management, retail and commercial banking, consumer finance, and investment banking products and services to individuals and companies throughout the United States and, for certain businesses, internationally. KeyCorp is seeking a Senior Counsel I for their Law Department. Interested applicants can apply at www.key.com/careers. The job can be found by searching Auto Req ID 8080BR. To view the job posting click here.

 

 

2015 Diversity Awards Dinner


1. May, 2015  • Categories:  Members

The Diversity Awards dinner program will recognize diverse individuals for their contributions and success in the legal field. For more information including purchasing tickets and/or sponsorship, please click

 
 
 
 

Instructor- NIU College of Law

11. November, 2016  • Categories:  Members

NIU College of Law, the only public law school in the greater Chicago area, is seeking applicants to teach one of several courses during the upcoming spring semester, which begins January 17 and ends May 1.

 

The courses we are looking to cover include the following:

 

•             Civil Rights Litigation

•             Patent Law

•             State and Municipal Law

•             Estate Planning

 

If you would be interested in teaching one of these courses, please send a CV or résumé to Associate Dean Marc Falkoff, mfalkoff@niu.edu, along with a note explaining why you think you would be an effective instructor. We would appreciate receiving any expressions of interest as soon as possible, and ideally before Thanksgiving.

 

We are strongly committed to facilitating access to the legal profession for members of traditionally underrepresented groups.  Among our goals is to counter the effects of societal discrimination, to increase the number of lawyers who will serve in communities that are currently underserved, and to obtain for our students the educational benefits that flow from a diverse faculty and student body.  We therefore recruit faculty and students who represent diverse communities and identities in our society based on gender, age, sexual orientation, race, culture, ethnicity, and physical ability.

 
 
 
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