Our clients are involved in industries such as information technology, biotechnology, thermodynamics, manufacturing, financial services, real estate, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, telecommunications, retail, e-commerce, sports, entertainment, publishing, environmental, and health care. Our results include placements with start-ups through Fortune 100 companies.
New England Legal Search actively works with the finest corporations in New England to locate highly qualified dynamic attorneys to aid in their growth. Our searches range from General Counsel positions to junior level staff attorney openings. These long-standing relationships afford us a reputation for credibility and insight in suggesting candidates to our in-house clients.
Below are our current in-house openings. All positions are in the greater Boston area unless otherwise noted.
Job Id: 2777
Outstanding opportunity for 3+ year attorney to join a premier biotech company in contracts counsel role. Prior experience drafting and negotiating biotech agreements including Clinical Trial Agreements, Master Service Agreements and related research and development contracts is required. Terrific opportunity to join highly collegial team with great work/life balance. Strong compensation.
IN-HOUSE/UNIVERSITY TECHNOLOGY TRANSACTIONS COMPLIANCE
Job Id: 2775
Top university seeks 7+ year attorney to lead licensing oversight and compliance function. Qualified candidates should have experience enforcing and negotiating significant license agreements – preferably in life sciences or pharmaceutical sectors – and negotiating settlements with senior-level finance and business executives, ideally in a technology transfer environment. Responsibilities include enforcing and managing IP rights and post-execution compliance related to all license and related agreements (i.e. equity) between partners, industry sponsors, third parties and the university. Understanding of IP and patents required. Outstanding opportunity to serve as an integral part of a highly collegial team.
IN-HOUSE/CORPORATE/LIFE SCIENCES TECHNOLOGY INCUBATOR
Job Id: 2774
Leading university research group seeks corporate attorney to serve as lead counsel for their life science technology incubator. Qualified candidates should have 7+ years’ experience in corporate/emerging companies matters, expertise in drafting and negotiating life sciences licensing, material transfer and industry sponsored research agreements and other strategic relationships and a keen interest in working in a highly entrepreneurial environment. Superb opportunity to work with world-class scientists and collegial legal team that offers work/life balance!
IN-HOUSE /LIFE SCIENCES / SECURITIES
Job Id: 2773
Terrific opportunity for 3rd – 6th year corporate attorney to join outstanding MA-based Nasdaq biopharmaceutical company. Major firm and strong securities and corporate governance experience required, including demonstrated knowledge of U.S. securities law and experience coordinating filings and disclosures. M&A and/or licensing experience a plus. Stellar legal team and strong compensation.
Job Id: 2772
Global Nasdaq medical technology leader seeks 8+ year M&A specialist with major law firm training for lead role on all M&A and other BD transactions. As a key member of the leadership team, this role will partner with the Vice President, Corporate Business Development to lead M&A transactions from inception to closing and working effectively with Business Development, Corporate and Divisional Finance and Divisional Legal teams. Will be primarily dedicated to M&A activity with responsibility for the negotiation, execution and all requisite legal support for strategic initiatives such as mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, licenses, alliances and collaborations, joint ventures and other complex, high-value and high-profile transactions, and in addition, will provide legal support as needed to the Corporate Secretary’s group in securities and corporate governance matters. Superb opportunity.
IN-HOUSE/SENIOR COUNSEL/SW LICENSING
Job Id: 2769
Leading NASDAQ software & services company seeks 5+ year attorney with software licensing experience for broad role serving as legal point of contact in support of the company’s revenue stream from commercial software licenses and related professional services engagements. Superb opportunity to join small collegial legal team. Strong compensation.
IN-HOUSE/SENIOR CORPORATE COUNSEL/SECURITIES
Job Id: 2768
Leading Cambridge-based NASDAQ biotechnology company seeks 10+ year industry-experienced corporate/securities attorney for lead role in all public company matters and ongoing compliance, corporate governance, and corporate financing transactions. He/she will work closely with the executive team, business leadership, the legal, investor relations, human resources, finance, and business development departments, and outside counsel to further the Company’s ambitious agenda. This position offers exposure and involvement in a wide range of practice areas relevant to a high-growth, fast moving newly public platform-based biotechnology company. Leveraging prior pharmaceutical/biotech industry experience along with public company and large law firm experience, the successful candidate will assume a key role working collaboratively across the Company to enhance its reporting capabilities and deliver a new generation of transformative medicines for patients. Superb opportunity with outstanding compensation package.
Job Id: 2762
Global public manufacturing company with Boston-based divisional HQ seeks 10+ year corporate attorney with major law firm and in-house experience to serve as a strong #2 to divisional GC to support U.S., Canadian and some international operations for a broad range of corporate matters. The Assistant GC will work closely with business clients and focus on commercial matters, m&a, joint ventures, corporate governance, compliance, IP and general corporate and operational legal matters. Fluency in Spanish helpful (but not required). Great opportunity to join superb legal team of international leader.
IN-HOUSE/LABOR & EMPLOYMENT
Job Id: 2753
Top Boston area consumer products company seeks 7+ year attorney with deep expertise in employment and labor law matters to manage all HR/employment/labor matters in North America. Superb opportunity to join collegial legal team at this great company.
Job Id: 2743
Metro West investment group seeks 5-7+ year corporate attorney with major law firm transactional training for unique opportunity to partner with principals on execution of their roll-up strategy. Qualified candidates must have entrepreneurial instinct and business insight and possess the ability to provide legal assistance on a wide range of strategic transactions.
IN-HOUSE/CHIEF COMPLIANCE/CHIEF PRIVACY OFFICER
Job Id: 2740
Leading education technology company seeks 8+ year attorney for key role on all compliance and privacy matters, reporting to the General Counsel of this rapidly growing company. Key areas include: Anti-bribery and corruption; Data privacy and information security (GDPR, CCPA, HIPAA, FERPA); Export and import controls and sanctions; Protection and proper use of company assets; ADA and Accessibility; and Anti-harassment; Whistle-blowing and anti-retaliation. Candidates must have prior experience managing, implementing and enforcing compliance programs and policies, preferably on a global basis. Superb opportunity to implement new role at this dynamic company as part of a highly collegial legal team.
Job Id: 2711
Top NASDAQ biopharmaceutical company seeks corporate attorney for broad role including licensing, collaborations and M&A. Minimum of 4 years of experience focused on mergers & acquisitions, licensing and/or general corporate matters with at least two years working in a law firm. Outstanding opportunity.
Job Id: 2431
Prominent consulting group seeks 2nd – 5th year major firm associate interested in unique opportunity to transition to business consulting role focused on financial services and corporate governance policy and practice. Superb opportunity with long-term growth potential at this collegial, lifestyle consulting boutique. Candidates from all practice areas will be considered. Top academics and top tier law firm experience required.