Crane Co. has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for an Assistant General Counsel - Asbestos Litigation, to be located in its Stamford, CT corporate headquarters. Crane Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position, or by submitting your resume to CraneAGCAsbestosLit@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact Crane Co. directly; all resumes sent to Crane Co. will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: The Assistant General Counsel - Asbestos Litigation, is responsible for managing the Company’s asbestos litigation docket, including extensive interaction with the Company’s senior management and outside counsel. This position reports directly to the General Counsel.
Company: Founded in 1855, Crane is a diversified manufacturer of highly engineered industrial products. The Company has four business segments: Fluid Handling, Payment & Merchandising Technologies, Aerospace & Electronics and Engineered Materials. Crane has approximately 12,000 employees in the Americas, Europe, the Middle East, Asia and Australia. In 2015, net sales were approximately $2.7 billion. The Company maintains operations in over 150 locations across 26 countries.
Location: Stamford, Connecticut, although alternative (Northeast corridor) locations will be considered.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Experience: At least 15 years of experience as an attorney managing asbestos or other mass tort defense matters. A mix of major law firm and in-house experience is preferred.
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