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Corporate Counsel

Copart
Posted Jun 28
Full Time
Dallas, Texas

Copart, Inc. (NASDAQ:CPRT), a $50B+ technology leader and the premier online vehicle auction platform globally, has a rare opportunity for a motivated and talented lawyer to be a key member of a team of professionals who are valued for their ability to provide responsive, practical, and solutions-based advice that facilitates our growth and success while meeting the highest standards of integrity.

About Copart

Named to the S&P 500, Fortune 1000, Fortune Future 50, and Deloitte "The Exceptional 100 Top Performing U.S. Companies" lists, Copart is the leader in online vehicle auctions and a key facilitator of the circular economy. With over 200 facilities located in the United States, Canada, Brazil, the United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, Ireland, Finland, the United Arab Emirates, Oman, and Bahrain, Copart links vehicle sellers to more than 750,000 buyers in over 190 countries. We believe in providing an unmatched experience, every day and everywhere, driven by our people, processes, and technology. We're proud to give back to our communities and provide constant opportunities for growth and development to our team members, all while maintaining an exceptional reputation for extraordinary growth and profitability spanning decades.

About The Position

General privacy compliance, corporate and transactional matters, including:

  • Drafting data processing agreements for customer and vendor relationships
  • Analyzing proposals for collecting and processing personal data, and preparing data protection impact assessments
  • Researching new privacy laws and analyzing the application of developing laws to business operations
  • Administering established privacy compliance controls to ensure a robust state of compliance
  • Simple and complex contract review and drafting.
  • Entity formation and corporate housekeeping, including supporting Finance/Tax Departments in effecting internal tax planning transactions.
  • Acquisition-related due diligence review
  • Drafting and negotiating documents for business acquisitions and other complex transactions
  • Coordinating with local counsel on various matters related to Copart's foreign subsidiaries.
  • A variety of other non-litigation matters

Experience & Requirements

 

  • J.D. from an accredited law school
  • Minimum of three years’ experience in a sophisticated law firm or in-house legal department, but an advanced level of experience required for the independent management of complex matters.
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
  • Results-oriented, with strong attention to detail and the ability to initiate and adapt to change.
  • Flexibility and willingness to work on a broad variety of legal issues and learn new subject matter.
  • Able to manage multiple transactions and projects simultaneously under deadline pressure.
  • Strong command of general legal principles
  • Self-motivated with an ability to work independently