City of Hope has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Deputy General Counsel to be located in its Duarte, CA, headquarters. City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact the company directly; all resumes sent to the company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Overview: Reporting directly to the General Counsel, this position will provide a wide range of legal services in connection with acquisitions, affiliations, joint ventures and other strategic combinations, including due diligence, negotiations and documenting agreements.
Company: Founded in 1913 and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of people with cancer, diabetes and other serious illnesses, City of Hope is one of only 45 comprehensive cancer centers in the nation, as designated by the National Cancer Institute.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience. Experience: 6-9 years of progressively responsible experience as an M&A-focused attorney providing legal counsel to corporate clients. Top academic and law firm experience is required. Health law or nonprofit experience preferred.
Relos: Yes, but locals strongly preferred.
Bar: Must be a member in good standing of one State Bar, preferably California.
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