Lambda School is a combination of a school and an investment fund. Lambda School’s mission is to find untapped or underutilized talent, and to train that talent for the most in-demand jobs in the world. Lambda School is pioneering a new model of higher education in which the school invests in the students, instead of the other way around.
Lambda has just successfully completed its Series B fund raising round with premier tier venture investors. We are operating in 40+ states across the US today and eyeing international expansion opportunities.
We’re seeking a General Counsel to be our point person and advisor on legal matters pertaining to the business. You’ll work closely with teams across the company to create legal efficiencies and improve our processes and operations.
What You’ll Do
Be the first point of contact for all internal legal questions
Advise admissions, instruction, outcomes, and other specific teams on a full range of issues including working with students, employers, income share agreements, data security, data privacy, consumer law, and partner relations
Create and review all new contracts and contract templates
Be the owner on state licensing and registration
Provide counsel on student body scenarios
Developing and implementing legal efficiencies to improve our contract processes and operations
Manage outside counsel and legal budgets
Help us be the best school in the world
What You’ll Need
Mid-level attorney with at least 7-10 years experience in a top law firm and/or in-house legal department
Experience with consumer privacy and post secondary education law
You’re a strong business attorney with a proven track record of effectively counseling business teams on a myriad of legal issues that impact their strategic business goals
Strong, demonstrated interest in doing new things
Ability to collaborate on multiple projects with short deadlines simultaneously
Highly responsive and service oriented with excellent legal and business judgment
Demonstrated experience providing advice in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment
Lambda School is an equal opportunity employer, and acts in this capacity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability.