Life Sciences Attorney - Technology Company - San Francisco

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    San Francisco, California

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    Corporate & Commercial

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    Helen Howard

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Our client is a global technology company who now have a unique opportunity for an experienced life sciences attorney to join their legal team in their San Francisco office. This attorney will be responsible for advising on regulatory and compliance matters, as well as drafting and negotiating relevant contracts.

What You'll Do:

  • Advise on regulatory frameworks relating to product development, launch and commercialization, as related to genomics or genetic testing
  • Negotiate, draft and execute relevant contracts, including marketing agreements, supply agreements, lab agreements, data use licenses, and non-disclosure agreements, among others
  • Review, draft and implement company policies and procedures to reflect best practice
  • Advise on legal concepts, recommended courses of action and legal risks to business leaders
  • Stay up-to-date on laws and regulations relating to the business in order to fully support commercial transactions

Who You Are:

  • JD from an accredited law school
  • Admission to a State Bar
  • 3-7+ years of relevant legal experience
  • Training in a leading national law firm, with experience gained in the medical device, biotech, life sciences, laboratory, or genetic testing space
  • Experience advising on applicable regulatory frameworks, including FDA, HIPAA, GINA, state and federal genetic or laboratory testing regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently, to take on big challenges and complex projects, and to be accountable for results
  • Ability to meet demanding deadlines and balance multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Sound and practical business judgment and the ability to provide business-oriented, practical legal advice
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be a self-starter, able to work with little oversight, strategic thinker and decisive, trusted advisor with strong attention to detail

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