Senior Counsel, Regulatory Law, Quality & Supply Chain

Johnson & Johnson Family of CompaniesNew brunswick, New jerseyFull TimeOn Site

The Johnson & Johnson Law Department is recruiting for a Senior Counsel, Regulatory Law, Quality & Supply Chain. The position can be based in New Brunswick, NJ, Skillman, NJ or Ft. Washington, PA.

As Senior Counsel, Regulatory Law, Quality & Supply Chain you will:

  • Be a member of the Global Regulatory Law Group and provide specialized legal counsel and strategic advice to various groups in the Quality and Supply Chain Organizations across the business sectors.
  • Provide legal counsel to senior management and other business and cross-functional partners on laws, regulations, industry standards, and company policies on issues arising throughout the product lifecycle related to product quality and compliance.
  • Develop and conduct training to improve client’s knowledge on a range of health care compliance and other compliance areas such as Good Manufacturing Practice, Good Clinical Practice, Good Documentation Practice and Good Laboratory Practice and legal issues that support important business strategies.
  • Collaborate with other legal colleagues on Global Trade Compliance issues, including but not limited to export control license requirements and OFAC compliance.
  • Effectively provide and coordinate legal support, participate in cross-functional teams and collaborate with business and Law Department management on key matters.
  • Counsel business and other internal partners on significant legal, regulatory and policy developments related to quality and compliance to ensure that our support of J&J is agile and appropriately adapted to a constantly evolving environment.
  • Engage in key policy and regulatory issues impacting our customer relationships and business strategies through involvement with trade associations, participation on cross-functional teams assessing and planning for new policy or regulatory developments, advising on policy positions and helping J&J proactively shape the external environment to maintain access to our medications and improve the health of consumers consistent with J&J’s Credo.
  • Work closely with global Law Department colleagues to provide efficient, effective legal support.


  • A J.D. or LL.M. with admission to and current good standing with the bar of at least one state or the District of Columbia is required.
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience or equivalent advising manufacturers of FDA-regulated products on matters related to product quality and compliance is required.
  • Experience in a law firm or company counseling clients in the life sciences industry on quality and compliance regulatory matters or in a regulatory agency, such as the U.S. Food & Drug Administration, is required.
  • Experience interacting and collaborating with teams across business functions and regions is preferred.
  • The successful candidate will have a positive approach, excellent strategic and analytical skills and strong interpersonal skills, who is comfortable interacting with senior business leaders.
  • This position will require occasional travel within the United States.

Johnson & Johnson is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

Primary Location
United States-Pennsylvania-Fort Washington-7050 Camp Hill Road
Other Locations
North America-United States-New Jersey-Skillman, North America-United States-New Jersey-New Brunswick
Johnson & Johnson Services Inc. (6090)
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