Phoenix, Arizona, The U-Haul International, Inc. Legal Department seeks a highly skilled Assistant General Counsel with 5-7 years of corporate and securities compliance experience who will provide legal counsel to U-Haul personnel and assure that business operations are conducted within established legal constraints. The qualified candidate will be integrally involved with board and committee governance matters; drafting and reviewing SEC filings; corporate subsidiary maintenance program throughout U.S. and Canada; management of inter-company agreements; communication with vendors, outside counsel, internal legal staff, and management. The candidate must possess the ability to quickly assess the legal exposure posed by a variety of situations unique to U-Haul and provide concise and correct legal advice to both U-Haul field personnel and senior management. This is a fast-paced job that is only suited to a self-starter who has the experience to quickly take ownership of complex matters.
Corporate governance matters, including providing legal support for the board and its committees; preparing materials, minutes and resolutions for board and committee meetings, updates to corporate charters and policies; and annual shareholder meeting materials.
Securities law and corporate law compliance, including working with internally and with outside counsel to draft and review periodic filings.
Proper functioning of subsidiary compliance program, including the formation of new entities.
Assist with real estate and financing transactions, as needed
Provide general legal advice to U-Haul field personnel on a wide variety of legal issues.
Drafting, reviewing, negotiating and administering contracts.
Other related duties as required for assigned.
At least 5-7 years of experience as a corporate attorney.
Salary requirements must be submitted with resume. We will not consider any candidates who do not include salary requirements.
JD from an ABA accredited school and licensed to practice in at least one U.S. state.
Must be in good standing in all jurisdictions where the candidate is licensed to practice law.
Experience in corporate and securities law, preferably having worked previously in-house or with a highly regarded law firm.
Excellent research, writing and analytical skills.
Strong interpersonal skills and a proactive mindset.
Minimal travel required.
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