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Senior Counsel Commercial Attorney Diagnostics

Company name

Abbott

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Aug 20,2018

Posted on

May 14,2018

Years of Experience

5-7 yrs required

Location

Des Plaines, IL
Practice Area
Contract Law >> Contract Law
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Senior Counsel, Commercial Attorney - Diagnostics The candidate provides legal services and resolves legal matters for specific firm diagnostics business units, including negotiating and drafting agreements and providing strategic support. Supports the business in the achievement of business objectives by rendering sound legal advice and managing legal risks to the corporation. Providing broad spectrum of legal support, including drafting, reviewing, and negotiating commercial agreements in conjunction with internal clients and third parties. Resolving routine to complex legal matters with minimal supervision using negotiation skills and legal expertise. Reviewing advertising and promotional materials to ensure compliance with firm policies and applicable laws and regulations. Clearly rendering timely and practical legal advice. Identifying risks and proposing alternative solutions to address such risks. Interacting directly with senior leaders to keep them apprised of legal issues impacting the business. Providing training to clients. Demonstrating leadership ability. Collaborating on cross-divisional teams. Complying with applicable. Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures. Assisting more experienced attorneys in resolving complex legal issues on cross-functional projects. Understanding firm’s businesses supported and broader business impact. Keeping abreast of changes in laws that affect client areas. Representing firm externally to customers, suppliers, competitors or government agencies. Advising legal department managers of critical project developments. Performing special projects as required. Executing core job responsibilities in a timely manner. Managing outside counsel work and budget. Must have JD degree. Should have 5-7 years of related experience in law firm or in-house legal department, which must include strong contracting law experience.

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Hiring Coordinator
Abbott
1300 E.Touhy Ave
Des Plaines, IL

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