Director, Legal

Corporate

Remote (United States)Los Angeles

About EVgo

EVgo (Nasdaq: EVGO) is the nation’s largest public fast charging network for electric vehicles, and the first to be powered by 100% renewable energy. Our mission is to expedite mass adoption of electric vehicles by creating a convenient, reliable, and affordable EV charging network that delivers fast charging to everyone. EVgo’s owned and operated charging network is growing rapidly, and we’re working to triple our network size by 2025. We partner with multiple stakeholders including automakers; fleet and rideshare operators; retail hosts such as grocery stores, shopping centers, gas stations, and more to make our vision of electric for all a reality. The EV industry is one of the fastest growing industries in the country. Join us as we charge forward into an electrified future.

Position Summary:

EVgo is currently seeking a Director, Legal, to strengthen our fast-paced legal team. This will be a key role supporting our legal team in furthering EVgo's primary mission of building out electric vehicles and fast-charging stations.  The successful candidate will develop, draft, and negotiate complex and often bespoke agreements relating to site acquisition, privacy, marketing, software/IT offerings, infrastructure and ad sales transactions working closely with EVgo’s internal stakeholders and otherwise support EVgo’s strategic growth initiatives.  This is a great opportunity to join an innovative team and fast-track your career by joining an industry leader in an exciting and rapidly evolving growth business, critical to combatting climate change and facilitating the energy transition.

Responsibilities

  • Develop a deep and expert understanding of the company's products, services, and business model.
  • Build strong relationships with internal clients.
  • Develop, review, and negotiate a variety of site acquisition, privacy, marketing, software/IT offerings, infrastructure and ad sales transactions.
  • Prepare, develop, and improve contract forms and templates.
  • Assist with a variety of other corporate matters, including litigation, intellectual property, marketing, consumer/privacy, regulatory compliance, and corporate governance.

Required Skills and Experience

  • Juris Doctor from a nationally recognized law school; member of CA State Bar in good standing or qualified to register as CA in-house counsel.
  • 5-10 years of commercial transactions, with a strong background structuring, drafting, and negotiating bespoke agreements and developing standard forms.
  • Exceptional analytical skills, integrity, and judgment regarding both legal and business issues.
  • Team player, responsive, collaborative, owning process, solving problems and innovation; willing to assume responsibility and make positive change.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to support a wide range of internal clients.
  • Demonstrated interest in sustainability, technology and/or mobility preferred.

Employees are required to provide documentation of COVID 19 vaccination. 

To find out more, or to join the EVgo network, visit www.evgo.com. Connect with EVgo on Facebook and follow us on Twitter. At EVgo, we are committed to creating a more equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcome. Apply today to join our team and help make a meaningful impact in the fight against climate change. By submitting this form, you acknowledge you are sharing your personal information with EVgo. By proceeding, you consent to EVgo’s Privacy Policy and Privacy Notice for California Residents. More detail regarding personal information we collect, how we use that information, how we share that information, and your rights and choices can be found here.