Associate General Counsel, Instagram

Facebook   •  

Menlo Park, CA

Industry: Internet Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 369 days ago


Facebook seeks a highly motivated, experienced attorney to serve as Associate General Counsel, Instagram. This position will lead and coordinate Instagram’s legal position and strategy on global regulatory, data protection, and product legal matters. The position is based at the company’s Menlo Park office, reporting to Facebook’s Deputy General Counsel for Product, Privacy and Regulatory.

Required Skills:

  1. Lead Instagram’s legal strategy in connection with global regulatory frameworks, inquiries and compliance

  2. Lead Instagram’s strategy and implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation

  3. Oversee legal advice regarding impact of regulatory frameworks and laws on current and planned product and business initiatives

  4. Advise cross-functional business leadership at Instagram on policy, communications and marketing initiatives

  5. Coordinate with cross-functional teams in Facebook legal to provide integrated legal coverage to Instagram

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Experience counseling technology clients in regulatory, privacy and technology litigation matters

  2. Knowledge of General Data Protection Regulation and other global privacy laws, including hands on experience counseling clients on implementation of GDPR

  3. Experience representing technology clients in contentious regulatory and/or litigation matters impacting core business models

  4. Demonstrated ability to develop innovative and pragmatic approaches and business-focused solutions to regulatory challenges and developments, including in product initiatives

  5. 7+ years relevant legal experience

  6. J.D. degree and membership in at least one state bar

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Excellent interpersonal skills with an absolute commitment to professionalism and collegiality