Senior Counsel, US Corporate & Securities Attorney

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30+ days ago

About Lime
Lime's mission is to realise a future for transportation that is shared, electric and carbon-free. As the world's leading provider of shared electric vehicles, Lime partners with cities to deploy electric bikes, scooters and mopeds to serve any trip under five miles. One of Time Magazine's 100 Most Influential Companies in 2021, Lime has powered more than 250 million rides in more than 200 cities across five continents, spurring a new generation of clean alternatives to car ownership. Learn more

We are looking for an outstanding leader to join our fast-growing team as Senior Counsel for US Corporate & Securities. You will advise on and manage a variety of corporate legal issues at one of the fastest growing startups in history. For this new and exciting position you will have significant public company securities experience as well as ideally some M&A experience across multiple international jurisdictions as a corporate associate at a large law firm or with an in-house legal department. You will have at least 5 years experience working on public company matters and corporate transactions in a fast-paced and international environment.

What You'll Do

    • This role will advise on a full range of US corporate and securities matters, corporate subsidiary and some M&A matters. This will include extensive knowledge of US company regulations, corporate secretary and governance matters, subsidiary and legal entity management, and transactional support. This role requires a highly proficient knowledge of SEC and Nasdaq rules, as well as state corporate law. Additional areas of responsibility will include support on environmental, social and governance matters and disclosures
    • You will also provide support to the GC on all board and secretarial matters as well as supporting investor relations. You will also be responsible for advising on the company’s capital structure including employee share plans and other securities matters.
    • Manage outside counsel
    • Work effectively across business units and corporate functions to resolve complex business and risk management issues
    • Present information to executives and the Board of Directors
    • Lead outside counsel relationships as necessary

About You

    • JD/law degree and bar admission in at least one state or jurisdiction
    • 5+ years relevant experience
    • Experience in working for or advising international businesses on multi-jurisdictional matters and comfort working across different legal jurisdictions
    • Proven high-performing legal experience
    • Ability to work well under pressure with diligence, organization, and minimal supervision, and provide practical, business-friendly advice to clients
    • Strong analytical and strategic skills; ability to drive issues to a quick resolution that factors in many non-legal variables, such as brand-risk, communications, government relations, tax, insurance, finance and other business units
    • High degree of professional ethics and integrity
    • Ability to anticipate legal issues or risks and to build the processes and systems to prevent them from occurring

What We Offer

    • Opportunity to revolutionize transportation with the leader in urban mobility solutions
    • Ability to drive direction and make sizable impact at a rapidly growing global organization
    • Work with a fun, collaborative, and motivated team
    • Competitive salary and benefits
Lime is an Equal Opportunity Employer, but that’s only the start. We want people with different backgrounds, abilities, identities, and mindsets to join us—not just to do great work, but to build a better, more representative world.

This job cannot be performed within Colorado