General Counsel – Global Produce Leader

Date Posted:
Bakersfield Area


Grimmway Farms, a California based company, is seeking a General Counsel. The general counsel will have direct responsibility for all legal matters affecting the company.  The position serves as an active member of the executive team and provide strategic counsel on legal, business and operational matters.  As corporate secretary, the GC will attend Board of Director meetings, Board committee meetings, and Shareholder meetings.

Successful candidate will be a member in good standing in state bar and have 10+ years of legal experience, preferably as in-house counsel in business environment. JD from ABA accredited law school required.  MBA a plus, with Ag business experience desired.

Family-owned and headquartered in Bakersfield, California, Grimmway Farms traces its roots to a produce stand opened by the Grimm brothers in the early 1960s. Grimmway is a global produce leader and the world’s largest producer of carrots. Grimmway supplies more than 65 organic, USA-grown crops year-round. Brands include Cal-Organic Farms and Bunny-Luv. Grimmway is committed to caring for customers and employees, honoring sustainable practices, and preserving natural resources for future generations.

Detailed job description is available upon request. Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume and job qualification details to