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Biotech, General Commercial/Contracts, Pharmaceuticals
Innovative, growing, newly public pharmaceutical company with offices on the East and West coast seeks a transactional attorney with 4-6 years of experience to join a small legal team. The ideal candidate will have experience at a major law firm as well as in-house experience at a pharmaceutical company, medical device company, CRO, IRB or academic medical institution.
Serving as critical member of a collaborative and dynamic team, this attorney will assist the Company in achieving its business objectives through the review and negotiation of commercial agreements related to clinical operations including confidentiality agreements, vendor agreements (e.g., CRO master services agreements), consulting agreements, clinical trial agreements and software licenses. Corporate generalist assignments beyond clinical operations will also be part of this role depending on the needs of the Company. This role will include the opportunity to collaborate with internal clients across functional areas including chemistry, biology, regulatory and clinical operations. In addition, the attorney will counsel internal clients on compliance issues including as part of the review of clinical trial related documents such as informed consent documents and protocols. Experience developing policies and procedures is a plus. This position reports to the VP and General Counsel for the Company.
The ideal candidate will have 4-6 years broad-based commercial experience at a major law firm as well as in-house experience at a pharmaceutical company, medical device company, CRO, IRB or academic medical institution.
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