Our client, Vista Outdoor Inc. (“Vista Outdoor”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel, Intellectual Property to be located in either its Anoka, MN or Overland Park, KS location.
Company Overview: Vista Outdoor is an American publicly traded designer, manufacturer, and marketer of outdoor sports and recreation products. It operates in two segments, Shooting Sports and Outdoor Products, as a "house of brands" with more than 50 individual labels.
Experience: 3+ years of legal experience working in-house and/or at a law firm, primarily focused on patent enforcement. Experience directing legal counsel in foreign countries, preferably in Europe, Asia Pacific and/or Latin America is required. A licensed patent attorney in mechanical arts and anti-counterfeiting experience is desirable.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus and equity, commensurate with experience.
Location: Anoka, MN or Overland Park, KS.
Relos: Yes, this is a national search although local candidates are preferred.
Bar: Must be admitted and a member in good standing of the state bar.
Please submit resumes to the attention of Deborah Ben-Canaan and Christie Babinski via email to: VistaIP@mlaglobal.com. No phone calls please.
Internal Number: O-2085512
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Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong,London and Tokyo MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and have been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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