Assistant General Counsel


Job ID 19-00088

Industry Pharma

Job Type Permanent

Location East Windsor, NJ

Description

Company is seeking an Assistant General Counsel for its growing Legal Department.  This is a generalist role and the candidate will have the opportunity to assist in all aspects of the business.  Selected responsibilities include:   

  • Assisting in all legal aspects of transactional matters, from transformative M&A activity to strategic in-licensing transactions.
  • Reviewing and commenting on a high volume of commercial contracts.
  • Providing legal counsel to company personnel including business unit leaders, Commercial Operations, Finance, Quality, Regulatory, and Human Resources.
  • Reviewing product labels and promotional materials. 
  • Managing litigation as assigned. 


Qualifications

The ideal candidate will have 5-10 years experience at a large law firm and/or a pharmaceutical company legal department.  The candidate must have substantial transactional experience in the life sciences industry.