The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) is the world's largest organization serving the professional and business interests of attorneys who practice in the legal departments of corporations, associations, nonprofits and other private-sector organizations around the globe.
Is there a different way to practice law? We certainly think so.
Established 19 years ago, Axiom is the world’s leading alternative legal services provider. With over 2,000 employees in 16 locations, we provide legal services to the world’s best-known corporate and financial services institutions. Our consultants are commercially astute specialists in their field who enjoy a rare combination of high quality work and the unprecedented ability to choose the clients for whom they want to work.
Why join Axiom?
Access to top-tier, in-house legal teams, and the opportunity to become an integral part of their in-house legal function, working on a broad range of interesting and challenging assignments.
Retain control over your career path, with the flexibility to take time off between engagements while retaining your employee benefits.
Bespoke career guidance and support, plus access to resources to enhance your professional and personal development. This includes free access to a series of executive management training courses centred around the business of law and focused on providing you with genuine in-house business skills.
You are matched with appropriate opportunities by our dedicated Lawyer Talent Team, who will talk you through specific client instructions on a case-by-case basis. Their goal is to find you engagements which most closely match your skill set and stated career objectives.
Access to a full suite of employee benefits, including CPF contribution, paid time off and private healthcare.
What makes an Axiom consultant?
Excellent academic credentials and post-qualification experience
In-house legal experience is preferred (directly, or as a secondee) but is not essential
Strong commercial understanding, and excellent interpersonal skills
Desire to provide excellent client service and an ability to build strong working relationships with stakeholders
The ability to adapt to new situations and work environments, and a thirst for new challenges
Read our FAQs to learn more about what it’s like to be an Axiom consultant.
What are we looking for?
We are actively recruiting for qualified Legal Consultants at all PQE levels within Life Sciences, with a particular focus on Clinical Trials.
The ideal profile would be one with 3+ years’ experience in the Life Sciences area, gained either within a leading law firm and / or in house (pharmaceutical company or clinical research organization preferred).
Drafting and reviewing clinical trial agreements, master clinical trial agreements and informed consent agreements
Negotiating with sophisticated counter-parties, such as hospitals, teaching institutions and universities
Negotiating with international sites as required
Working closely with and advising business clients directly, as well as providing guidance and practical solutions
Contact us in complete confidence to find out more about opportunities to work with Axiom as an employee.
Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.
Axiom Global HK Limited is a registered employment agency (License #20870). Axiom, as a corporate entity, does not offer legal advice, and is not a registered foreign law firm.
Internal Number: 31784
Featured by the National Law Journal in their cover story "The Rise of the New Model Firm," Axiom is changing the way attorneys work and offering corporations a new way to work with them. Axiom offers attorneys sophisticated work and a more self-directed practice.
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