Overview: Founded in 1975, Boyd Gaming Corporation (NYSE: BYD) is a leading geographically diversified operator of 28 gaming entertainment properties in 10 states. The Company is also a strategic partner and 5% equity owner of FanDuel Group, the nation's leading sports-betting and iGaming operator. With one of the most experienced leadership teams in the casino industry, Boyd Gaming prides itself on offering its guests an outstanding entertainment experience, delivered with unwavering attention to customer service.
Experience: The VP, Corporate Counsel will be responsible for providing advice and guidance for corporate, capital markets, securities, SEC and NYSE reporting and compliance, and corporate governance matters, and will support the legal team in other areas including transactions, operations, and commercial matters. The successful candidate will have 8+ years of corporate governance, M&A, joint ventures and SEC reporting experience. Foundational experience from a top tier law firm and/or in-house counsel experience is required. Previous experience working in gaming, lodging, hospitality, financial services or regulated industries is preferred. The ideal candidate will also have an MBA. Cultural fit is as important as skillset.
Bar: Candidate must be a member in good standing of any US state bar/eligible for registration as in-house counsel in Nevada
Location: Las Vegas, NV
Remote opportunity: This is not a remote working opportunity – the successful candidate will be required to be in the office daily.
Please do not contact Boyd Gaming directly; all resumes sent to Boyd Gaming will be routed to MLA for handling and may create delays.
Internal Number: 126415
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