Job Details

Senior Counsel healthcare/transactional

Company name

McKesson Corporation

Organization Type


Job Type


Date Last Verified

Dec 13,2018

Posted on

Aug 09,2018

Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required


The Woodlands, TX
Practice Area
Corporate >> Corporate - General
Health Care >> Health Care
Apply for this job
Your Email:
Upload Resume:

42 hits


Senior Counsel (Healthcare/Transactional)
The candidate will responsible for senior legal support for contract drafting, negotiation and strategy for our hospital and provider customers (regional group purchasing organizations, acute care and specialty pharmacy customer contracts, state and local government contracts). Will provide health care regulatory advice (AKS) related to discount, administrative fee payment and personal services arrangements, false claims, antitrust, privacy and 340B. Works collaboratively with the compliance, Contract Development Managers and operations teams. Manages 2 legal professionals (Contract Specialists) who provide cross-functional support to MHS and other US Pharma businesses. Serves as the legal advisor to MHS leadership on a wide array of topics relating to the customer segment needs, including legal risk mitigation, customer relationship management and retention, and service offerings. and Frequent interactions with other internal stakeholders across functional groups (contract development, credit, pricing, operations, cross-General Counsel Organization stakeholders and experts).

Qualification and Experience

The candidate must have 10+ years of corporate law experience. Must have excellent commercial contract drafting and negotiation skills. Must be high comfort providing health care regulatory advice (anti-kickback law, FCA, privacy, 340B, government contracting, antitrust) as well as commercial legal advice. Preference for experience in the hospital or health system space and/or negotiating commercial contracts with health care providers. Must have proven management experience, and a strong desire to develop and manage high-functioning legal professionals. Must have outstanding verbal and written communication skills. Must have excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to provide sound, clear legal advice to all levels within the company, including senior business executives. Must have ability to work closely with, facilitate interactions within, and influence large cross-functional teams (including representatives from other areas of the General Counsel Organization regulatory and compliance professionals, sales professionals and operations managers). Law firm experience combined with in-house experience, preferred. Should have Doctor Degree with excellent academic credentials. Member of a jurisdiction is required.

Additional info

Ref 18006646

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
McKesson Corporation
10101 Woodloch Forest
The Woodlands, TX 77380

Similar Jobs:

Commercial Counsel The candidate will manage all aspects of legal support and advice needed by business clients of all divisions of the Company, including the purchase and sale of goods, acquisition and provision of services, and...
Senior Counsel I The candidate will report to the Senior Director, Legal - Technology Division. Primary focus will be contract work - technology licenses, engineering agreements, technology agreements, catalyst supply agreements,...
Counsel / Senior Counsel - Commercial, LNG The candidate will play a key role in delivering the necessary legal and commercial agreement and business solutions to the Company’s world-class $20B LNG project. Will successful...