This is an industry specific search. We seek an attorney with Higher Education experience. Either for-profit or non-profit experience. You will support several Title IV Institutions in a broad ranging role that includes: Serve as Board Counsel to Board of Trustees; handle industry specific commercial agreements; advise on accreditor and licensing issues, sponsored research, and other matters related to higher education and for-profit education issues; develop and modify policies and best practices for compliance with industry regulations and the disciplinary process.
Competitive compensation includes a generous Annual equity grant. 5+ years of legal experience, minimum 3 years of Higher Education industry experience. Ideally, you will have experience with consumer protection laws, accreditor and licensing compliance, and commercial agreements.
Adtalem recently moved its headquarters into beautiful new space in downtown Chicago, and this is a new position with a growing department. Local candidates preferred, but responses from out-of-town candidates are welcome too. Telecommuting is not an option for the first six months. Partial work-from-home options may be available thereafter. Occasional travel for board meetings.
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Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 312-225-1144. Thank you.