Walker & Dunlop LLC has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, Technology and Data Privacy to be located in its Bethesda, MD office or cities in the Eastern, Mid-West or Southern US. Walker & Dunlop is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact Walker & Dunlop directly.
Overview: The Vice President & Assistant General Counsel provides broad support to the General Counsel focused primarily on technology licensing and data privacy and governance matters including negotiating contracts, advising on the Company’s data licensing strategy, and other special project work. The position reports to the Deputy General Counsel.
Company: Since 1937, Walker & Dunlop has specialized in providing customized financing solutions to owners and operators of commercial real estate properties across the United States. Today, they are one of the largest commercial real estate lenders in the country. Walker & Dunlop provides a broad range of financing solutions for a wide variety of commercial real estate assets as well as investment sales services for multifamily properties.
Walker & Dunlop is the 8th largest commercial mortgage servicer in the United States, with a servicing portfolio that totaled $107.2 billion as of December 31, 2020. They delivered total transaction volume of $41 billion and generated total revenues of $1.1 billion in 2020.
With over 1,000 employees in 38 offices across the country, they proudly boast a unique corporate culture, as exemplified by their Great Place to Work® awards over the past several years.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus.
Location: Bethesda, MD or cities in the Eastern, Mid-West or Southern US.
Relocation: No. Local candidates strongly preferred.
Experience: 5+ years of legal experience, preferably in a corporate environment, with previous time ideally spent in private practice. Experience in the data licensing, data governance and privacy space is required.
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