General Counsel for Credit Union
America’s First Federal Credit Union is seeking a candidate for the role of General Counsel. This role will be based at the administrative headquarters in downtown Birmingham. This position is responsible for providing guidance on legal and regulatory matters to the executive team and board of directors.
Critical responsibilities include providing legal advice on corporate governance, corporate development, product development, policies and procedures and organizational matters generally. This position will also manage outside legal representation to resolve disputes and manage litigation. A financial institution background and/or representation is preferred with extensive knowledge of regulatory compliance, vendor management, creditor’s rights, bankruptcy, governance as well as mergers and acquisitions. Experience in advocacy at the state and federal level are preferred. At least 10-years of experience is preferred and must be licensed in Alabama.