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General Commercial/Contracts, Healthcare, Insurance
Dascena Inc. (“Dascena” or “Company”) has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Counsel / Senior Counsel to be located in Oakland, California, Houston, Texas, or remotely. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this search or submit your resume here. Please do not contact Dascena directly; all resumes sent to Dascena will be routed to MLA for handling and may cause delays.
Position Overview: Dascena is seeking a qualified, highly motivated, experienced individual for the position of Counsel or Senior Counsel to lead, manage and help further build the contracts function at Dascena.
Company Overview: Dascena is redefining healthcare by using machine learning to build predictive algorithms from clinical data. Machine learning algorithms can improve the drug development process by enabling greater control and accuracy by finding targeted patients.
Location: This is a national search. Dascena is based in Oakland, CA with a significant presence in Houston, TX, but this role can be done remotely from anywhere in the country.
Relocation: No relocation needed or provided. Travel to Houston and/or Oakland for meetings 1-2 times per month will be required.
Experience: 4-8+ years of experience drafting and negotiating commercial contracts in the life sciences industry. Law firm plus in-house experience at a life sciences company, with exposure to health care or insurance issues, is preferred. Familiarity with HIPAA is preferred.
Process: Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word format) here, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
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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