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Intellectual Property - Litigation General Attorney in Plainsboro, NJ

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Company name

Novo Nordisk A/S.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Intellectual Property - Litigation General

Years of Experience

Min 6 yrs required


Plainsboro, NJ

Date Last Verified

Sep 16,2017

Posted on

Aug 31,2017

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Senior Attorney- General-intellectual Property Litigation The candidate will provide legal counsel to global healthcare company on relevant issues involving litigation, government investigations, application of U.S. law, regulations, and industry standards. Acts as counsel for a particular customer group(s) and interacts with key US and global stakeholders, as well as other affiliates as required. May interact with government agencies, law firms, trade organizations and other external agencies. Reports to the Vice President, Associate General Counsel or a Senior Corporate Counsel. Keeps informed of new laws, regulations, and industry trends affecting the company, and assists with development of policies and training as needed. Retains, manages and assists outside counsel for litigation or government investigation matters as needed. Performs other duties as assigned by senior management. Proactively identifies risks, opportunities and mitigating actions, and collaborates across legal and business functions to implement same. Provides legal support to customer group(s), with minimal oversight and guidance from managing attorney. Should preferably have JD degree with 6+ years of relevant legal experience. Some in-house experience is preferred. State Bar admission is required. Admission to New Jersey Bar (either plenary or under limited license to practice as in-house counsel) is needed. Experience within the healthcare/pharmaceutical industry is desired. Strong background managing complex litigation matters (including patent litigation), either as in-house or external counsel is must. Experience managing government investigations, either as in-house counsel or external counsel, is helpful.

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Novo Nordisk A/S.
800 Scudders Mill Road
Plainsboro, NJ 08536