UNIFY Financial Credit Union
Chief Legal Counsel
UNIFY Financial Credit Union is seeking a talented and experienced individual to join the credit union as the Chief Legal Counsel. Working in collaboration with the CEO and the Board, this position will provide senior management with advice and counsel on a variety of legal and business strategies. This executive will primarily be responsible for managing all day-to-day legal matters which will include both strategic and tactical corporate initiatives. Oversight and responsibilities will include managing the day-to-day legal functions, vendor management, a legal recovery department which includes strategic recovery of all charge-offs, foreclosures and REOs. A JD from an accredited law school is required as well as 10 years’ experience as a practicing lawyer with a successful completion of the bar exam in Texas, California, or a state with reciprocity. Experience in Credit Unions, Banks, or a highly regulated field is also required.
UNIFY Financial Credit Union is a not-for-profit member owned credit union that is rich in history and has been helping members since 1940. Known as one of the nation’s leading credit unions with assets over $4 billion, serving 260+ million members across 16 states, the credit union offers low rates, flexible terms, and innovative banking technology allowing members to connect their money with peace of mind. For Unify, it is all about YOU. YOU put the “U” in UNIFY. YOU are our member. YOU can be anywhere in the United States, and our goal remains the same – to connect YOU to a better banking experience. YOU are at the heart of our decision-making, so it’s no wonder our commitment to YOU is providing access, competitive rates, and maintaining low fees. To learn more visit https://www.unifyfcu.com/.
This position could be located in California or Texas, with Texas preferred.
An excellent competitive compensation package will be offered to the selected candidate.
You may recommend others for candidacy by contacting Sarah Hilton, Senior Vice President at (800) 367-0433 extension 133 or [email protected].