Overview: The Assistant General Counsel (Branded and OTC – US) is responsible for ensuring high quality, comprehensive legal advice to the local Leadership Team to best advance and protect shareholder and Company interests, advance and support Company growth, performance, and operational excellence, and advance and support Company objectives of satisfying unmet needs and expanding access, all in compliance with applicable law and consistent with Mylan's commitment to Doing Good by Doing Well. The position will manage a team of attorneys and staff that furthers compliant business procedures and outputs.
Company: Mylan is a global pharmaceutical company committed to setting new standards in healthcare. Mylan offers a growing portfolio of more than 2,700 generic and branded pharmaceuticals, including antiretroviral therapies on which approximately 50% of people being treated for HIV/AIDS in the developing world depend. Mylan markets its products in more than 165 countries and territories. Mylan’s global R&D and manufacturing platform includes more than 50 facilities, and the company is one of the world's largest producers of active pharmaceutical ingredients. Every member of Mylan’s more than 40,000-strong workforce is dedicated to creating better health for a better world, one person at a time.
Compensation: Highly competitive, based on experience.
Experience: Minimum of 12 years of legal experience, including at least 5 years of experience in the pharmaceutical industry or related industry is required. Previous in-house experience with legal support for specialty/branded pharmaceuticals or over the counter pharmaceuticals is required.
Bar:Admitted to the Bar of at least one state and eligible for admission to the Pennsylvania Bar as in-house counsel.
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