Corporate Governance-Counsel

New York, NY or Washington, DC 


Our client is seeking an experienced corporate governance lawyer to join them as an of counsel in their Washington, D.C. or New York office. Candidates must have significant experience advising on the technical aspects of corporate governance best practices, securities laws, stock exchange corporate governance standards, proxy advisory firm policies, bylaws, other governance policies and codes of conduct. Ideal candidates will have 8 or more years of experience, including some law firm experience. They must also have strong writing and research skills and must be detail oriented. This position offers flexibility with no travel required. Class of 2013 or senior (including Of Counsel).

Skills & Experience


  • Candidate must hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school
  • Must be in good standing and an active member of the Bar of the jurisdiction(s) where the candidate is admitted to practice.


  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail with the ability to manage multiple priorities and track extensive details.
  • Ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with clients and all levels of personnel and handle confidential information sensitively and discreetly.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced environment, while demonstrating initiative, diplomacy and tact when under pressure.

Salary range: $450,000 – $485,000 plus bonus. Actual pay will be determined based on experience and other job-related factors permitted by law.




Job Type: Full-time, Hybrid

Salary: $450,000 - $485,000 plus bonus

Date Active: 6.6.2024

Exempt/Not Exempt: Exempt

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