Attorney

Employer
CRICO
Location
Boston
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 03, 2023
Closes
Dec 06, 2023
Practice
Litigation
Position
Trademark Agent
Contract Type
Full-Time

Role Summary:

We are looking for a professional corporate attorney with a strong work ethic and collaborative spirit to become a part of our legal team. The ideal candidate will have significant experience in drafting, revising, and negotiating various contracts. This role offers considerable responsibility and independence. Our team values mutual support and maintains a balanced work environment that encourages both diligence and a positive, respectful workplace culture.

Key Duties & Accountabilities (% time spent):

1. Attend to general corporate legal matters

2. Draft, review, and negotiate business/commercial contracts.

3. Attend to corporate governance matters, including preparation of documentation for board meetings

4. Provide advice and services regarding privacy and security of data (including PHI and PI)

5. Provide legal research and analysis

6. Revise insurance policies and draft insurance coverage opinions

7. Provide legal advice to the companys Candello department and Patient Safety department (and component Patient Safety Organization)

8. Assist with compliance matters, including research, policy development, and responding to audits/investigations

9. Draft general corporate policies for the company

10. Provide responsible, ethical, and valued counsel to internal clients

11. Assist with litigation–related matters directly involving the company or its employees/agents

12. Triage, prioritize, and manage multiple competing projects and client demands

13. Work on special projects

14. May be called upon to cover attendance at board/committee meetings, or other committee meetings

15. Perform other related duties as required by position

Core Competencies:

Contract drafting and negotiation (especially IT contracts and contracts containing intellectual property provisions)

Corporate governance

Privacy/security of data

Legal analysis, drafting, and research

Communication (oral and written)

Organization and setting of priorities

Interpersonal collaboration / teamwork

Client service

Requirements

Knowledge: Education, Experience, & Skills:

Juris Doctor Degree

1–3 years of experience as an attorney

Substantial experience drafting, revising, and negotiating contracts

Excellent writing skills

Ability to make prompt, decisive, and sound judgment calls required

Ability to collaborate and thrive in a dynamic, small–team setting

Ability to effectively collaborate across departments/teams

Acute sensitivity to conflicts of interest and ethical standards

Keen interest in continuing professional learning and sharing knowledge with others

Strong interest or experience in healthcare and/or insurance industries

Specialized Certifications:

Must be a member of the bar in good standing in any jurisdiction within the United States. Must gain bar admission to Massachusetts or Vermont bar within two examination cycles. Other bar membership in Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, or Rhode Island helpful, but not required.