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Senior Legal Counsel

Albion Rye Associates
Posted Jan 15
Full Time
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Senior Legal Counsel Location: San Francisco, CA Salary: $135,000-$160,000

Our client is a leading global pharmaceutical company dedicated to improving and saving lives through the discovery, development, and distribution of innovative and high-quality medicines. With a commitment to scientific excellence and ethical practices, they strive to make a positive impact on healthcare. They are currently seeking an experienced and dynamic individual to join their legal team as a Senior Legal Counsel. The successful candidate will play a key role in providing legal guidance and support to various departments within our organization, ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations in the pharmaceutical industry.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Draft, review, and negotiate a wide range of contracts, including licensing agreements, research and development contracts, manufacturing agreements, and commercial contracts.
  • Regulatory compliance of pharmaceutical laws and regulations, providing advice to internal stakeholders on compliance matters. Develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure adherence to legal requirements.
  • Manage and oversee legal disputes, including coordination with external counsel when necessary. Provide strategic advice to minimize legal risks and exposure.
  • Collaborate with the intellectual property team to protect and enforce the company's intellectual property rights. Conduct due diligence on intellectual property matters related to business transactions.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Juris Doctor Degree from a U.S. Accredited law school.
  • License to practice law in at least one state.
  • Minimum 6 years relevant work experience in the pharmaceutical or life sciences industry.
  • Strong negotiation and communication skills (both oral and written). Ability to simplify complex legal issues in a clear and understandable manner. Able to work collaboratively with cross-functional team members.
  • Proven experience in managing legal disputes and litigation.
  • Proactive and agile to work in a fast-paced environment.


  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision Options.
  • 401k plan with company match.
  • PTO, volunteer days and paid holidays.
  • Rewards and recognition programme.

If you are interested then apply today! Email - Number - 02039836027