Global Payments Inc. has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel (Labor & Employment) to be located in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Global Payments Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to Global Payments Inc. will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: Global Payments seeks an experienced attorney to join its legal team to provide support to the Company’s sales organization for labor and employment issues; assist and manage certain general litigation matters; and perform other legal duties as necessary. The position is part of a collegial team of attorneys, and will report to either the Assistant General Counsel or the Division General Counsel.
Company: Global Payments Inc. (NYSE: GPN) is a leading worldwide provider of payment technology services that delivers innovative solutions driven by customer needs globally. Its technologies, partnerships and employee expertise enable the Company to provide a broad range of products and services that allow its customers to accept all payment types across a variety of distribution channels in many markets around the world. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with more than 8,500 employees worldwide, Global Payments is a member of the S&P 500 with merchants and partners in 30 countries throughout North America, Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and Brazil.
Compensation: Competitive compensation and benefits package.
Experience: This role requires 2+ years of employment law practice that ideally combines top-tier law firm training with in-house counsel experience on the full range of labor and employment matters, including, but not limited to, advice and counseling on compliance with applicable laws, drafting and reviewing employment-related agreements, and managing employment litigation and disputes. General litigation experience also is preferred.
Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Local candidates preferred.
Bar Admission: Member in good standing of at least one State bar.
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