Lending Club (“Company”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Vice President, Associate General Counsel (“Counsel”). Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or directly to LCAssocGC@MLAGlobal.com. Please do not contact Lending Club directly; all resumes sent to Lending Club will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: The Counsel will be responsible for Lending Club’s borrower and operations initiatives. Reporting to the General Counsel, the Counsel will be a part of the legal leadership team, managing a team of lawyers to support borrower and operations businesses. An expert in consumer finance laws and regulations, the Counsel will be the primary legal resource to the President and Head of Borrower Experience.
Company: Lending Club is America's largest online marketplace connecting borrowers and investors, facilitating personal loans, business loans, and financing for elective medical procedures and K-12 education and tutoring. Borrowers access lower interest rate loans through a fast and easy online or mobile interface. Investors provide the capital to enable many of the loans in exchange for earning interest. Lending Club operates fully online with no branch infrastructure, and uses technology to lower cost and deliver an amazing experience. Lending Club is transforming the banking system into a frictionless, transparent and highly efficient online marketplace, helping people achieve their financial goals every day.
Location: San Francisco, CA
Relocation: Yes, this is a national search.
Experience: 12-15+ years of legal experience, including foundational training in a national law firm and in-house legal department experience, demonstrating increasing levels of responsibility. Management experience required.
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