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Senior Counsel Litigation

Company name

McKesson Corporation

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 15,2018

Posted on

Jun 14,2018

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required

Location

Irving, TX
Practice Area
Litigation >> Litigation - General/Commercial
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Senior Counsel - Litigation The candidate will oversee complex litigation matters that arise from all segments of the company, exercising strategic judgment, oversight of outside counsel and interaction with senor leaders and individual business units. At the direction of the Associate General Counsel, the lawyer will work on a team of 10-15 legal professionals, and carry the following responsibilities: Supervise outside counsel and consultants. Develop strategy and tactics for complex, high profile matters. Help prepare for litigation and responses to government investigations, including oversight of discovery, development of company and expert witnesses, etc. Liaison with communications and public affairs colleagues on high-profile matters.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 10 years of experience providing legal counsel. Must have experience with litigation at both the trial and appellate levels. Must have experience with litigation in both state and federal courts. Proven ability to manage other attorneys and support staff is required. Significant government legal experience -- either working in a legal position for the government or managing the response to litigation or investigations initiated by the government is desired. Experience with class actions and multidistrict litigation is desired. Combination of private practice and in-house or government experience is desired. Experience managing and overseeing outside counsel is desired. Juris Doctor Degree with excellent academic credentials is desired. Member of a state Bar in good standing is desired.

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Ref 18004908

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
McKesson Corporation
6535 State Hwy 161
Irving, TX 75039

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