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Contract Law Attorney / Corporate - General Attorney in Waltham, MA

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Company name

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Contract Law
Corporate - General

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required


USA Waltham, MA

Date Last Verified

Jul 25,2018

Posted on

May 17,2018

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Associate Corporate Counsel, CMD The candidate for the Chromatography and Mass Spectrometry Division (CMD) will assist businesses in negotiating and drafting commercial contracts (including terms and conditions of product sales and services, collaboration, distribution, license, development, consulting, government, sourcing and OEM agreements). He/She will also assist with all compliance matters and provide advice, as well as training, on range of matters, including commercial contracts, government contracts, anticorruption laws, marketing and promotions, dispute resolution, products liability and commercial antitrust. Will also periodically assist with legal matters or special projects with other divisions/ corporate. Responsible for providing ongoing advice and support principally related to a wide variety of commercial contracts, including the drafting, review, and negotiation of contracts. Provide leadership and legal advice on a range of legal and compliance matters, including government contracts, antitrust, marketing and promotions, global trade compliance and anti-corruption. Lead, anticipate, and drive solutions for a range of legal and business issues. Provide advice regarding customer and other commercial/business disputes. Review, develop, implement, communicate, enforce and monitor contract review compliance as well as other processes, policies and procedures. Conduct legal research, as needed.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should have Bachelor's degree and Juris Doctor from accredited university. Should have 5+ years of direct experience with commercial contracts and business law background, including at least 3 years of relevant legal experience in a law firm or in-house legal department. Mix of law firm and in-house experience preferred. Must be Member in good standing with the Massachusetts Bar. Should have experience managing global contract negotiations engaging directly with customers and suppliers. Must have experience developing and implementing legal solutions. Should have ability to analyze and interpret complex legislation and regulations and counsel clients about corresponding compliance responsibilities. Must have ability to operate within a matrixed management environment. Must be team player capable of leading and participating within cross-functional project teams to meet key milestones under tight timelines and stressful conditions. Strong understanding of commercial and financial implications of strategy development process is required. Should have effective verbal and written communication and presentation styles to interact with diverse audiences, including outside attorneys, senior management and business associates.

Additional info

Job ID : 56786BR

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
81 Wyman Street
Waltham, MA 02454