Major, Lindsey & Africa is pleased to announce that we have been retained by our client, the American Medical Association, to conduct a search for a newly-created role of Vice President & Associate General Counsel. The AMA is the largest association of physicians and medical students in the United States, and it is leading meaningful innovation to enable a better health system for patients, physicians, and the country.
The AGC will handle a variety of the legal work related to the AMA and the AMA’s Board of Trustees, House of Delegates and Councils, and will serve as primary legal counsel and proactive partner to the AMA’s business units as assigned, including the AMA’s innovative health solutions group. The AGC will also provide expert counsel to managers on legal matters impacting their areas of responsibility, including commercial contracting, intellectual property licensing and regulatory matters.
The successful candidate will have approximately fifteen (15) years of experience as a practicing attorney, with a preference for exposure to both law firm and corporate environments, and demonstrated ability to develop and implement strategic initiatives that involve collaboration with key business partners.
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