Nissan North America, Inc. has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel – Business Transactions to be located in Franklin, TN at its US Headquarters. Nissan is looking for an experienced transactional attorney who has worked on behalf of large manufacturing companies, in-house and/or in private practice. The Senior Counsel will provide legal counsel to internal clients on variety of business transactional matters, including complex commercial, financing, and international transactions. S/he will also work closely with Nissan’s purchasing function to draft and negotiate vendor contracts, advise on contract obligations, and manage contract disputes with internal clients.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of eight years’ legal experience in a heavy transactional practice, including international and complex business transactions, preferably with some exposure to commercial real estate. Familiarity with data privacy and security matters, intellectual property, corporate governance, and corporate compliance are a plus. Relocation assistance will be provided for the winning candidate.
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