Inari Agriculture, Inc. (Inari) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) to conduct a search for a Corporate Counsel to be located in Cambridge, MA.
The Corporate Counsel will take responsibility for selected corporate legal matters including implementing policies and procedures to prepare the company for a potential IPO. The Corporate Counsel will also partner with R&D, Data and Information (including Inari’s Machine learning/AI function and IS&T), and Finance to provide legal support on a wide range of matters (drafting, reviewing, negotiating), legal opinions, and risk management.
Inari Agriculture, Inc. is the SEEDesign™ company, using new breeding technology to push the boundaries of what is possible by designing nature-positive seeds to transform the global food system and create a more sustainable future for our planet. Their innovative, industry-leading AI-powered, predictive design, combined with multiplex gene editing enables them to unlock the full potential of seed and advance critical solutions with broad applications for growing more food with fewer resources.
Inari is seeking a talented attorney with corporate attorney preferably with securities experience who would like to work at a mission driven company. The successful candidate will have foundational training working at a respected law firm as a corporate attorney. In-house and/or sector experience is a plus but not required. Experience preparing a company for or conducting an IPO is desirable.
A competitive compensation package is offered for this position commensurate with experience, and will include base salary, annual target cash bonus, and equity.
Cambridge, MA. The Corporate Counsel will be expected to be on-site 2-3 days/week. Relocation assistance is available for top candidates.
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.