General Counsel – MAPC

The Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) seeks candidates for the position of General Counsel. The agency’s General Counsel is responsible for leading MAPC’s strategic legal initiatives, often working closely with the operations, human resources, finance, and procurement divisions. The person in this position provides executive management with advice on a variety of legal matters, manages the legal division, and oversees the work of outside counsel. The General Counsel is directly involved in complex transactions by drafting and negotiating a wide variety and high volume of contracts and advising staff on their day-to-day work and projects.

This position is a full-time role reporting to the Director of Operations, often in consultation with the Executive Director and Deputy Director.

This is an excellent opportunity for a seasoned attorney who wants to make a significant impact on a mission-driven, fast-paced agency.