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Drafts, negotiates and reviews a wide variety of agreements to achieve final legal terms consistent with REGENXBIO’s corporate standards.
Collaborates with the Accounting and Procurement Departments to ensure compliance with company policies and procedures at all points during the contracting process.
Assist other members of the Legal Department with projects as appropriate, including:
advising clinical teams in connection with clinical trials and regulatory correspondences;
participating in corporate development and strategic partnership transactions;
reviewing external presentations for conferences, forums, panels, events; etc.;
assessing organization-wide compliance with REGENXBIO policies;
analyzing issues and drafting correspondences relating to contractual disputes; and
assisting with any other responsibilities as may be requested by other members of the Legal Department.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Juris Doctorate degree from a top accredited law school.
Active bar membership (Maryland membership is not necessary).
Three or more years of experience practicing transactional or corporate law at reputable law firms and/or in-house legal departments.
Exceptional interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with employees at all levels and in all departments of the organization, including senior management.
Strong attention to detail.
Ability to multitask efficiently and manage a high volume of work effectively in a demanding, fast-paced environment
Experience in an in-house legal department.
Experience advising biotechnology, pharmaceutical or life sciences clients.
Familiarity with intellectual property principles and provisions in agreements.
About REGENXBIO Inc.
REGENXBIO is a leading clinical-stage biotechnology company seeking to improve lives through the curative potential of gene therapy.
Our gene therapy product candidates are designed to deliver genes to cells to address genetic defects or to enable cells in the body to produce therapeutic proteins that are intended to impact disease. Through a single administration, our product candidates are designed to provide long-lasting effects, potentially significantly altering the course of disease and delivering improved patient outcomes.
We are currently developing gene therapy product candidates for the treatment of retinal, metabolic, and neurodegenerative diseases. Our product candidates all utilize AAV viral vectors from our proprietary gene delivery platform, which we call our NAV Technology Platform. In addition to our internal product candidate programs, we also selectively license our NAV Vectors to other leading biotechnology companies.
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