Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Memorial Healthcare System (Company) to conduct a search for a General Counsel position.
Overview: Serves as the legal counsel to the Board of Commissioners of the South Broward Hospital District, a healthcare system established by the Florida Legislature. The District conducts its operations as Memorial Healthcare System (MHS). Acts as chief legal officer for MHS; provides advice to the Board, the President/CEO, senior management and others on legal, regulatory, enterprise risk and a variety of other matters. Collaborates on and oversees strategic business and legal initiatives, transactions and operations.
Company: Since its inception in 1953, MHS has been a leader in providing high-quality healthcare services to South Florida residents. Today, it is the one of the largest public healthcare systems in the nation and is highly regarded for its exceptional patient- and family-centered care.
Compensation: Competitive salary commensurate with experience; Florida does not impose a state income tax.
Experience: Required: Fifteen (15) years of experience in healthcare law Preferred: Certification in healthcare law, Experience working for a governmental agency, Experience working in a hospital or healthcare system
Relos: Yes but local candidates are preferred.
Bar: Member of the Florida Bar in good standing. NOTE: The in-house counsel exception to the Florida Bar Rules does NOT apply
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.