Synthetic Genomics, Inc. has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel – Corporate to be located in its San Diego, CA headquarters. Synthetic Genomics is an equal opportunity employer.
Overview: The Associate General Counsel - Corporate will be responsible for transactions as well as hands-on structuring, drafting and negotiating of critical agreements, including licensing, acquisition, joint venture and collaboration agreements. This position will grow as the company grows and take on increasing levels of responsibility during her/his time with the company. This position reports to the General Counsel.
Company: Synthetic Genomics, Inc. is a global leader in the fields of synthetic biology and synthetic genomics utilizing their foundational intellectual property in these rapidly evolving disciplines to design and build biological systems to solve global sustainability challenges.
Compensation: Competitive - base, bonus and equity.
Experience: 10+ years of experience structuring, drafting and negotiating complex transactions in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology or life sciences industry as well as a minimum 4 years of law firm training with an AmLaw 250 law firm.
Location: San Diego, CA.
Relocation: Local candidates are preferred but will relocate for the right candidate.
Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to Joanna Herman at AGC-Corp@mlaglobal.com.
Internal Number: 279561
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