Job Description

Come Grow with Us

Grand Canyon Education (GCE) is a rapidly growing educational service company that has long been an industry leader in providing educational, operational, and technological support services to the post-secondary education sector. Formerly part of Grand Canyon University (GCU), GCE still works closely with GCU to benefit thousands of students, families, and the local inner-city community. We put people first, drive innovation, and do good in the community that we live and work in.

Do you have excellent client management skills and the ability to manage multiple legal projects at once? Grand Canyon Education is seeking an Corporate Counsel to provide legal advice on a wide array of business, regulatory, and litigation issues.

What you will do: 

  • Provide legal services to meet the strategic objectives of GCE while actively managing legal issues to minimize risk to GCE, including through regular contact with outside counsel.
  • Assist with a multitude of legal issues impacting GCE, including drafting and review of various legal documents, regulatory compliance, licensing and accreditation, corporate governance, litigation and risk management matters.
  • Assist with the timely review and resolution of inquiries, claims, and complaints.
  • Ensure that compliance procedures, legal policies and documentation are in place to support GCE from legal, financial, and regulatory perspectives.

What you will need:

  • Juris Doctor from an accredited law school with an excellent academic record.
  • 3-5 years law practice experience.
  • Licensed to practice law in any state with the ability register as in-house counsel with the Arizona State Bar.
  • Provide a positive example to students by supporting the GCU’s Mission Statement, Doctrinal Statement, and Ethical Position Statements.

Why work at GCE:

  • Exceptional workplace benefits include medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, flexible spending accounts, a 401K savings plan.
  • Generous time off plan and 11 paid holidays
  • Paid time off to volunteer in the community or at GCU sponsored events.
  • Free covered parking
  • We also offer full-time employees, their spouses, and dependent children an Education Tuition Discount Program
  • Free on-site gyms on campus

Application Instructions

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