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Come join our Team at Forefront Dermatology! Build your career within the nation’s largest physician owned and operated dermatology group practice.
We have an immediate need for an Assistant General Counsel at our Manitowoc, WI or Lake Forest, IL location. If you are ready to make an impact every day, and thrive in a fast-paced environment, then a career at Forefront may be the perfect fit for you!
What began as a single practice has quickly grown into a thriving organization seeking to advance the world of dermatology. We currently have 288 physicians, NPs and PAs providing the latest techniques, technologies, and best practices in skin care within our 152 clinics in 19 states and we continue to grow.
Summary: Under the direct supervision of the General Counsel, the individual selected for this position will provide legal advice and counsel on corporate, regulatory and governance matters, as well as, general contracting, real estate, corporate healthcare transactions, and various special projects. This position is an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate to join a fast-paced, energetic legal department in a quickly growing, best-in-class national dermatology practice.
Provide legal review to identify, interpret, and apply, in a highly ethical manner, applicable legal and regulatory requirements and determine their implications for the business.
Perform federal and multi-state research and monitor proposed legislation to ensure compliance with quickly changing healthcare laws as they apply to matters such as clinician scope of practice, in-office compounding of prescriptions, prescribing of controlled substances, and other relevant issues.
Work collaboratively with other departments to ensure compliance with legal requirements, to analyze unique situations and to provide guidance
Draft and negotiate contracts that run the gamut from employment agreements and leases, to affiliation agreements and service agreements.
Assist in the maintenance of our legal entities and ensure compliance with state and local registration requirements.
Assist with risk management and insurance programs.
Adherence to compliance and completion of compliance training.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Juris Doctor from an ABA accredited Law School or College of Law
Licensed to practice law in at least one state and in good standing in all states where admitted. Member of the Wisconsin or Illinois State bar or eligible to be admitted thereto.
At least 4 years of experience in a law firm or an in-house legal department, preferably with healthcare experience.
About Forefront Dermatology
Build your career within the nation’s largest physician owned and operated dermatology group practice.
What began as a single practice has quickly grown into a thriving organization seeking to advance the world of dermatology. We currently have 288 physicians, NPs and PAs providing the latest techniques, technologies, and best practices in skin care within our 152 clinics in 19 states.
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