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Corporate Attorney

Corporate Attorney

Requisition ID 
2017-9881
Job Locations 
US-NJ-Princeton

Opportunity Details

Overview

Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. (OAPI) is an innovative, fast-growing healthcare company that commercializes Otsuka-discovered and in-licensed products in the U.S. With a strong focus on neuroscience, oncology, cardio-renal and medical device, OAPI is dedicated to improving patient health and the quality of human life. OAPI is part of the Otsuka Group companies. For more information, visit www.otsuka-us.com.

We are a company that believes in performance excellence, which is based on a framework of Performance, Leadership, and Continuous Improvement. We will accelerate our sales growth through the leadership and development of our people to outperform the competition.

Responsibilities

The Corporate Attorney provides Legal support for clinical development and commercial activities of the company.

  • Provides legal review of contracts, protocols, informed consents, and scientific communications. 
  • Drafts, reviews and manages a variety of contracts and agreements.
  • Provides legal review of promotional materials and activities, grants and medical education activities.
  • Provides support for patent, licensing, trademark and copyright matters.
  • Offers guidance to project team activities to ensure compliance with company policies and legal/regulatory requirements.
  • Provides legal guidance for compliance activities.
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Qualifications

  • JD and bar admittance in appropriate state +3 years related legal experience 
  • Knowledge of corporate transactions 
  • Experience in contract, business, FDA, and Drug law
  • Ability to analyze, interpret, and apply government regulations, guidelines, and requirements
  • Ability to identify problems and work to implement solutions
  • Ability to exercise good judgment regarding the interpretation of policies, development of procedures, and selection of appropriate courses of action
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
  • Ability to work in a team and assist others as needed
    Travel (approximately 20%)

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