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Major, Lindsey & Africa is conducting a search for Senior Vice President, Litigation for Moderna. Moderna is a publicly traded clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company that is advancing messenger RNA (mRNA) science to create a new class of transformative medicines for patients. Moderna currently has multiple prophylactic vaccine development candidates across eight programs, including a promising COVID-19 vaccine in Phase 3 clinical trials.
Reporting to Moderna’s General Counsel, the SVP, Litigation will serve as a key member of the Moderna legal leadership team. The ideal candidate will have at least fifteen (15) years of relevant legal experience handling complex IP litigation in the biotechnology and/or pharmaceutical industries, as well as broader litigation experience in other areas such as product liability, employment, and/or commercial disputes. Top law firm and in-house biopharma experience plus global IP litigation experience is also preferred.
Please send a resume and cover letter in word format to Nancy Reiner (nreiner@MLAGlobal.com) and Amy Katz (akatz@MLAGlobal.com) for consideration. Please do not contact Moderna directly; resumes sent to Moderna will be routed back to MLA and will create delays.
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Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa 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. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ 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 Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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