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Corporate, General Commercial/Contracts, Healthcare
California Physicians' Service d/b/a Blue Shield of California ("BSC" or "Company") has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel - Corporate ("AGC"), to be located in Oakland, CA. BSC is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates, please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiter(s) managing this search, Nicole Lipman or Anna Gorodetsky.Please do not contact the company directly; all resumes sent to BSC will be re-routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Position: Reporting to the Vice President, Head of the Corporate Law Department, the AGC has primary responsibility for drafting, negotiating and advising on a wide range of commercial contracts and advising the leadership team of the Company's Global Business Services (GBS) organization. It also has responsibility for providing counsel in other substantive areas as needed. The AGC must comfortably adapt to change, skillfully and quickly master new responsibilities, demonstrate strong business acumen, and possess a strong drive for excellence.
Company: Blue Shield of California is a health plan provider founded in 1939 and based in Oakland, California. The organization serves over 4 million health plan members and nearly 65,000 physicians across the state. Blue Shield of California was founded by the California Medical Association.
Experience: 7+ years of relevant experience focusing on negotiating and drafting a wide range of commercial agreements. Top tier law firm training required. In-house experience a plus but not required.
Location: Oakland, CA
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
Process: Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position.
Internal Number: 281331:102429
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) is the world's largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. MLA also provides law firms and companies with highly-specialized legal professionals on project, interim and temporary-to-permanent hire basis. Committed to providing full service in response to the talent needs of its clients, MLA also provides executive search services through its affiliate, Allegis Partners. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting client and candidate needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted "Best Legal Recruiter" by readers of The National Law Journal. To learn more about MLA, visit www.mlaglobal.com.
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