Summary: Assist in serving as legal counsel to the Association and its related entities; areas of focus include antitrust compliance, vendor contracts, and advising trade show staff with respect to exhibitor and convention center contracting.
Oversee the Association's antitrust compliance and administration of its antitrust policy; serve as the Association's lead antitrust counsel.
Conduct compliance review of speeches, video scripts, articles, press releases, and other communications.
Review and negotiate vendor contracts.
Advise NADA Show staff regarding legal issues relating to exhibitor contracting and management, and convention center contracting.
Coordinate and oversee legal review of workshop content for the annual NADA Show.
Assist General Counsel and Associate General Counsel with other in-house legal matters as assigned, which may include matters relating to: compliance with various laws and regulations, election law advice, strategic and licensing relationships, corporate governance, subpoena response, dispute resolution, copyrights and trademarks, employment law, and corporate insurance
Other duties as assigned.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee will occasionally be required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; taste or smell.
The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds
Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
The employee must have the ability to travel up to 15%.
Qualifications: Education and Work Experience
Degrees from accredited college and law school. Admission to and in good standing with a state bar association. A minimum of four (4) years legal experience; law firm background preferred. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Proven initiative and self-discipline to generate quality work products. Good analytical skills and the ability to work independently. Knowledge of antitrust law a plus.
About National Automobile Dealers Association
NADA represents all franchised new-car dealers — domestic and import — before Congress, federal agencies, the media and the general public; provides education and guidance on regulatory matters;
represents dealers' interests with automobile and truck manufacturers; develops research data on the retail automobile industry; offers extensive training programs to improve dealership business operations, sales and service practices; and operates a foundation that distributes dealer-donated funds to worthy charitable causes.