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Biotech, General Commercial/Contracts, Pharmaceuticals
Our client a Stamford based clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that applies a precision medicine approach to acquiring, developing and commercializing life-changing medicines for underserved patient populations suffering from severe rare diseases and cancer, is seeking an attorney to join their small legal team.
This role, which reports directly to the General Counsel, will have responsibility for a variety of matters in the company, including day to day clinical operations, drafting and negotiating a variety of commercial agreements, licensing and some securities work. This position will have significant visibility within the organization.
Candidates must have five to twelve years of broad-based corporate/transactional experience, either in the life science industry or with a major law firm in representing life science companies, including experience with drafting and negotiating various commercial agreements and licensing experience.
Additional Salary Information: A strong compensation package, including equity, will be offered.
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