Citrix Systems (“Citrix” or “Company”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Corporate Counsel. Interested candidates should respond to the recruiter who contacted you about this search, or directly to Ron Ciardiello and Ben Lawrence at CitrixCC@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact Citrix directly; all resumes sent to Citrix will be routed to MLA for handling and may cause delays.
The Senior Corporate Counsel will be a member of the Product Center of Excellence. He or she will be responsible for partnering with multiple innovative product teams around the world to ensure that Citrix’s products and services are structured to achieve the Company’s strategy while complying with applicable regulations in multiple jurisdictions and company requirements.
The position will be located in Raleigh, NC, Fort Lauderdale, FL, or Santa Clara, CA.
Citrix (NASDAQ: CTXS) aims to power a world where people, organizations and things are securely connected and accessible to make the extraordinary possible. Citrix helps customers reimagine the future of work by providing the most comprehensive secure digital workspace that unifies the apps, data and services people need to be productive, and simplifies IT’s ability to adopt and manage complex cloud environments. Citrix solutions are in use by more than 400,000 organizations including 99 percent of the Fortune 100 and 98 percent of the Fortune 500.
Ideally five to ten years of legal experience, preferably with a combination of law firm and in-house technology company experience. Experience with intellectual property, licensing, privacy and trade compliance in the technology sector is required; experience with issues related to cloud based products and services is strongly preferred. Demonstrated business acumen and strong relationship building skills in a growing and matrixed organization also are required.
Compensation: Commensurate with experience.
Relocation: Local candidates preferred but open to top candidates willing to relocate to one of the three locations.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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 has 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.