Major, Lindsey & Africa has been retained by GoGuardian on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel – EdTech, who will serve as the second attorney in the company’s growing legal team. Founded in 2014 and based out of El Segundo, California, GoGuardian is a recognized disruptor in the EdTech space, offering a suite of products that help thousands of K-12 schools maximize the learning potential of every student by creating safe and effective digital learning environments. The company was recently named the #1 fastest-growing education company in the United States and the 5th fastest growing Software company on the Inc. 500 List.
The Corporate Counsel – EdTech will have 4-7+ years of relevant legal experience, preferably gained both in private practice at a reputable law firm and in-house (ideally with a dynamic, quickly growing startup), and will be responsible for oversight of a high volume of government education contracts/RFPs, technology transactions and general corporate work. S/he will also serve as a strategic partner to the business as it continues to grow and evolve. The ideal candidate will have experience in a mix of these practice areas, particularly with previous experience in the educational technology space, though candidates who have a strong background in tech transactions but no government contracting experience will be considered.
Internal Number: 280874
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.