Biotech, Corporate, General Commercial/Contracts Law
ATP Life Science Ventures, L.P. has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel. ATP is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact ATP directly; all resumes sent to ATP will be routed to MLA for handling and may cause delays.
Overview: ATP has a new and exciting opportunity for an Associate General Counsel to join its legal team. Reporting to ATP’s General Counsel Dan Finkelman, the successful candidate will join a dynamic and fast-growing life science venture capital fund and support the corporate legal needs of the fund and its early stage portfolio companies.
Company: Founded in 1999, ATP is a leader in life sciences venture capital, with $2.65 billion in committed capital and offices in New York, London, and Cambridge, MA. ATP creates companies starting at various stages, from pre-IP ideas to asset spinouts, investing in them from seed stage through IPO and beyond. The core of ATP’s strategy is to provide flexible capital and access to a world-class team of venture partners and EIRs, to build sustainable, research-driven enterprises that improve human lives.
Experience: The successful candidate will have 3-8+ years of corporate transactional legal experience, with at least three of those years spent in the corporate department of a nationally recognized law firm. Law firm and/or in-house experience representing early stage life science companies and negotiating contracts supporting research and development a strong plus.
Compensation: Highly competitive base salary and bonus.
Location: This position may be remote or based in NYC or Cambridge, MA. Some travel to NYC, Boston/Cambridge, and/or the West Coast is anticipated if not based in one of those locations.
Internal Number: 117166
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