Major, Lindsey & Africa (“MLA”) has been exclusively retained by The Johns Hopkins Health System (“JHHS” or “Organization”) to conduct a search for a Practice Group Leader & Chief Legal Counsel, Employment Affairs and Accessibility Coordination to be located in Baltimore, MD. JHHS is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search at JHHS_CLC@mlaglobal.com, or to the MLA recruiter who contacted you about this position. Please do not contact the Organization directly; all resumes sent to JHHS will be routed back to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Company Overview: The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation (JHHS) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing the highest quality patient health care. JHHS is an academically based health system consisting of: The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Inc., Howard County General Hospital, Suburban Hospital, Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital, Sibley Memorial Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Community Physicians.
Position Overview: This position will be responsible for providing legal counsel regarding employment, labor and accessibility matters to Human Resources leadership and other executives of The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation and its affiliates, as well as other strategic partners. The Practice Group Leader will advise the General Counsel and Deputy General Counsel with respect to the overall management and direction of the Department and implement Departmental policies and procedures. This includes management and supervision of attorneys, paraprofessionals and staff.
Experience: At least 10-15 years of legal experience. Broad and in-depth knowledge in the areas of labor and employment law. Prior experience representing employers before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and state and local equal employment and human relations agencies as well as the Department of Labor and other regulatory agencies. Significant experience representing and advising management in a union environment. Experience working within an academic medical center is preferred, but not required.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus commensurate with experience.
Location: Baltimore. MD
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.