Job Details

Senior Counsel Corporate Finance Securities Corporate Governance

Company name

Western Digital Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Jun 20,2019

Valid Through

Oct 03,2019

Posted on

Jun 12,2019

Years of Experience

4-7 yrs required


Milpitas, CA, United States

Employment Type



Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - Securities and Capital Markets
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Senior Counsel - Corporate Finance, Securities & Corporate Governance
The candidate provide legal support to the treasury and finance functions, ranging from supporting large financing transactions to managing day-to-day activities. Evaluate, advise on and handle a wide variety of financing transactions, including debt and equity offerings, bank financings, sale-and-leaseback transactions and other structured financing transactions. Review and negotiate documentation for various treasury activities on a regular basis, including factoring arrangements and hedging activitie. Track and support compliance with covenants in debt documents, including by assisting with debt document interpretation. Assist in the preparation and review of securities filings (periodic and current reports, proxy statements, registration statements and Section 16 filings). Draft and review Board of Directors and committee meeting materials covering topics such as strategic transactions and corporate governance. Provide legal support for domestic and foreign subsidiary management and legal entity restructuring. Develop strong working relationships and trust with members of the treasury and finance functions, other functional groups and business units. Work under general direction and keep supervisor informed as projects proceed. Recommend policy, process and/or practice changes with impact on one or more functional groups or business units. Effectively manage outside counsel on a global basis. Must have J.D. degree from accredited law school. Must be current member of the California or New York bar association in good standing. Should have 4-7 years’ experience practicing at a national law firm or at a national law firm plus as an in-house attorney. Experience in the areas of capital markets, financing transactions and securities laws is required. Experience working for and/or representing publicly traded companies is required. Must have proficiency in drafting, reviewing and analyzing transaction documentation, while collaborating on strategy and risk considerations.

Additional info

Reference Id: JR-0000048977

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Western Digital Corporation
951 Sandisk Dr
Milpitas, CA 95035

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