Corporate Counsel – NTO

The New Terminal One

The New Terminal One at John F. Kennedy International Airport is seeking applications for Corporate Counsel. The Corporate Counsel serves as a trusted advisor to the CEO and the executive leadership by providing legal advice and support to the organization regarding planned and current business activity. The successful candidate will be an action-oriented, operating leader taking principal responsibility for providing legal representation and ensuring that the interests of the company are protected appropriately in all matters, including compliance, corporate, commercial, and contract law, governance and risk management. The Corporate Counsel represents the organization with the highest level of confidentiality, integrity, forthrightness, and professionalism.

Preferred Experience:

  • Juris doctor (JD) degree from an American Bar Association accredited law school.
  • Meaningful and diverse legal experience, including exposure to a wide array of legal matters, with particular emphasis on project finance, corporate governance, operating compliance, commercial and contract law.
  • Experience with public private partnerships, especially working with large public authorities (such as the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey) is a plus.
  • Aviation, construction, and/or real estate law experience is a plus.

Salary and Benefits

This position offers market competitive salary with shortand long-term incentive opportunities. For instructions on how to apply, please click here to see the recruitment brochure, or visit the searches tab at

Posting closes September 4, 2022.

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