Responsible for preparing, reviewing, and negotiating complex commercial agreements and providing and/or coordinating counsel in various substantive areas of commercial law, including contracting, manufacturing agreements, privacy, data security, IP, compliance, healthcare, and antitrust.
Responsible for managing and implementing the integration of corporate subsidiary, including developing processes and training for supported teams and cross-functional partners.
Responsible for providing legal advice and counsel on a variety of commercial business transactions and supplier issues for the purchasing and supplier management and supply chain organizations and working in close collaboration with internal clients and legal colleagues to reduce risk to the corporation and increase supplier performance.
Core Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
The Senior Counsel:
Takes ownership of matters and projects.
Identifies and solves legal issues for assigned matters.
Assists other attorneys and stakeholders in resolving legal issues on cross-functional projects.
Develops knowledge of AbbVie’s business and client concerns.
Keeps abreast of changes in the law.
Represents AbbVie externally to customers, suppliers, and competitors.
Resolves legal issues using negotiation skills and legal expertise.
Helps select and direct work of outside counsel.
Candidates must possess JD degree and state bar certification.
Minimum 7 years of experience in corporate or general transactional law and a record of demonstrated success in negotiating complex commercial agreements and counseling clients on a wide range of commercial business issues.
An understanding of legal issues related to procurement, manufacturing, IT, outsourcing, compliance, and the health care industry are beneficial.
The successful candidate will have strong legal, analytical, problem-solving, decision-making, innovation, risk assessment, drafting, negotiating, and client communication skills.
Internal Number: 2001144
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