Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation (“JHHS”) and Johns Hopkins University (“JHU”) (collectively, “the Organization”) to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel, to be located in Baltimore, MD. JHHS and JHU are equal opportunity employers.
Company: The mission of the Legal Department of the Johns Hopkins Health System and Johns Hopkins Medicine is to further the strategic goals and to protect and preserve the legal, ethical, and financial integrity and the reputation of The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation (“JHHS”) and of Johns Hopkins Medicine (“JHM”). This is accomplished by providing strategic legal advice to the JHHS/JHM organizations and seeking to ensure that they conduct their activities in accordance with applicable law and accreditation standards and consistently with the mission, vision, and values of the JHHS/JHM organizations.
Position Overview: The prestigious and world-renowned Johns Hopkins Health System and Johns Hopkins University have a senior level legal opportunity for an Associate General Counsel. This confident, hands- on, and client-centered attorney will be given the unique opportunity of navigating the complexities of a distinguished university and health care system. This individual will act as a system expert and provide legal guidance and counsel on transactions involving physician group acquisitions, healthcare affiliations and services agreements. Working as part of a team that includes finance, planning and other professionals, this individual will be the legal and compliance expert in structuring, drafting, negotiating, and reviewing a wide variety of healthcare transactions.
Experience: Eight or more (8+) years of legal experience, including a minimum of five years (5+) spent advising healthcare clients, preferably academic medical centers, or similar complex health care organizations. Experience with drafting complex healthcare transactional documents and superior understanding of the healthcare regulatory environment is essential.
Location: Baltimore, MD.
Compensation: Competitive salary and excellent benefits. Commensurate with experience.
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