Robert Half Clinical Contracts Attorney in Berkeley, California
Description Our client, a life sciences company in the East Bay, is looking for their first attorney to join the team. In this position, you will report to the Chief Business Officer and oversee and lead execution of the company's general, clinical, manufacturing and research contracting needs as well as provide general legal support and expertise to the Company. Responsibilities: Draft and negotiate a wide variety of contracts in support of the company's business and general operations, including MSAs, SOWs, MTAs, manufacturing and supply, software licenses, consulting agreements, engagement letters, clinical trial and investigator-initiated study Agreements Ensure the consistent and timely delivery of high quality and compliant agreements while providing clear, practical and business-oriented guidance on all contracting issues through the entire contracting process Establish strong, collaborative relationships with colleagues to support the training and education of internal clients on company policies and good contracting practices Provide high quality, timely and practical legal advice and support, and analyze company activities for compliance with evolving legal and regulatory landscape. Conduct legal research, as needed • Support management of IP matters, strategy and mgt. of external IP counsel Support and enhance use of outside counsel re business development and financing related activities Review presentations, press releases, website materials, brochures, and other company communications (internal and external) Requirements J.D. degree from an ABA accredited law school; admission in good standing with any state bar (California preferred) 5+ years of biotech related legal, clinical and general contracts experience at a nationally recognized law firm or as in-house counsel Knowledge of U.S. and foreign regulatory and compliance matters relevant to the biopharmaceutical industry Comfortable learning and using tools and technology to improve process efficiency and transparency success driven and resourceful Process oriented with attention to detail and strong analytical thinking skills Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
Please apply with updated resume! And, give Bishwanie Sookhai a call, 510.977-8257.
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