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Associate General Counsel Director

Company name

athenahealth, Inc.

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Job Type


Years of Experience

8-10 yrs required


Watertown, MA

Posted on

Feb 12,2018
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
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Associate General Counsel Director The candidate will coordinate the preparation SEC filings (including Forms 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K, and proxy statement) working with management and outside counsel, as needed. Will assist in advising the Board of Directors and senior leadership team on all securities law, corporate governance and general corporate law matters. Be primarily responsible for preparation for Board of Directors and related committee meetings and annual stockholders’ meetings. Review earnings materials, public announcements, and presentations. Be primarily responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining policies and procedures to ensure corporate compliance with both existing and new requirements enacted by the SEC and Nasdaq. Assist with drafting minutes of Board of Directors and related committee meetings. Oversee international subsidiaries legal work and staff. Support legal tax work. Support transactional work, as needed (e.g., M&A and strategic investments). Advise on a wide range of corporate matters and support a variety of departments, including finance, investor relations and marketing.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have J.D. Degree from a well-recognized law school and excellent academic credentials. Must have 8-10 years of legal experience at a law firm or corporation in the areas of securities laws, SEC reporting requirements and corporate governance. Strong drafting and negotiation skills is required. Experience managing other attorneys is required. Superior verbal, written, and communication skills is required.

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Auto req ID 14993BR

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
athenahealth, Inc.
311 Arsenal Street
Watertown, MA 02472

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