The Corporate Counsel (CC) is responsible for drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts and for providing general corporate and legal analysis. The incumbent will act as a resource to others in the Legal & Compliance Department.
Draft and negotiate a significant volume of sales/revenue contracts for the Company and its affiliated entities;
Structure, draft, and negotiate complex commercial agreements with customers and partners, including technology-related agreements, professional services agreements, nondisclosure agreements, and data sharing agreements;
Respond to contract related inquiries and provide guidance as a subject matter expert;
Identify and evaluate contractual and legal risks of business opportunities and suggest alternatives that lead to optimal solutions;
Work cross-functionally with sales, finance, and operations teams to ensure that contractual terms are compliant with legal, regulatory, and company policies and risk preferences; and
Take on additional assignments and responsibilities as needed.
J.D. degree from an accredited law school and licensed to practice law;
3-5 years of related experience drafting and negotiating contracts in a large law firm or corporate legal department environment;
Knowledge of business and corporate law;
Excellent drafting skills;
Meticulous attention to detail and quality of work product;
Ability to work in a fast paced and dynamic environment;
Ability to effectively communicate with business team, including translating complex technical and legal issues;
Experience with healthcare companies or companies within another regulated industry preferred but not required; and
Knowledge of HIPAA member privacy and information security preferred, but not required.