Major, Lindsey & Africa ("MLA") has been exclusively retained by Aspirus, Inc. ("Aspirus" or Company") to conduct a search for a Senior Vice President – General Counsel, to be located in its Wausau, WI headquarters. Aspirus is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search at AspirusGC@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact Aspirus directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed back to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Company Overview: Aspirus is a non-profit, community-directed health system based in Wausau, Wisconsin. Its 8,700 employees are focused on improving the health and well-being of people throughout Wisconsin and Upper Michigan. Aspirus was recognized in 2018, 2019 and 2020 by IBM Watson Health as a Top 15 Health System in its annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country.
Position Overview: The Senior Vice President - General Counsel is responsible for ensuring that organizational structure, business transactions and related activities of Aspirus, Inc., and affiliated entities, follow applicable laws consistent with Aspirus’s Mission, Vision and Values. This role serves as a Senior Executive providing consultation, direction and oversight to Health System strategy and operations.
Experience: At least 10 years of experience gained at a major law firm or in a senior in-house role at a hospital, health system or healthcare organization. Significant healthcare law experience is required, including in the areas of hospital/healthcare business operations; health insurance; physician contracting; business transactions, including joint ventures, mergers, acquisitions, and financings; and healthcare regulatory and legal compliance matters. Must have an excellent understanding of major federal laws, applicable state laws and related regulations that govern the provision of not-for-profit healthcare services.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus, with terrific benefits.
Location: Wausau, WI.
Relos: Yes, this is a nationwide search.
Bar: Must be licensed to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction, and be eligible for admission to the Wisconsin bar.
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.