The Home Depot has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Senior Corporate Counsel, Real Estate. The Home Depot is the world’s largest home improvement retailer with nearly 400,000 employees and more than 2,200 stores in the U.S., Canada and Mexico. The typical store today averages 105,000 square feet of indoor retail space, interconnected with an e-commerce business that offers more than one million products for the DIY customer, professional contractors, and the industry’s largest installation business for the Do-It-For-Me customer.
This role provides primary transactional legal support to the Company’s Real Estate, Construction, Property Management, Building Services, Corporate Facilities, Energy, and Store Operations teams, and supports regulatory issues related thereto.
The successful candidate must have the ability to identify and analyze complex legal issues, draft and negotiate a variety of agreements including, real estate transaction agreements, supplier buying agreements, strategic partnership agreements, license agreements, service agreements and agreements. The successful candidate must also have the ability to present appropriate recommendations to minimize the legal exposure of the Company in transactions and operations.
License to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction is required.
Interested candidates, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to TheHomeDepot@MLAGlobal.com Please do not contact the company directly.
Internal Number: 105435
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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