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.
IN-HOUSE/SENIOR COMPLIANCE COUNSEL
Job Id: 2663
NASDAQ scientific technology leader seeks 8+ year attorney for broad-based senior compliance role. Responsibilities include developing and implementing worldwide policies and training programs for all compliance matters (including anti-bribery, anti-corruption, and privacy) and providing day to day legal/compliance support to global business units. Qualified candidates must have experience in FCPA and experience with export compliance, data privacy, HIPAA and CCEP or LPEC certification a plus. Reporting to the General Counsel, this role will also advise on other general legal matters facing the Company. Superb opportunity to join a highly collegial legal team.
Job Id: 2658
Premier investment fund seeks 3+ year attorney for high impact role advising on wide range of matters surrounding fund’s investment process, as well as internal legal matters. Specific duties include: handle legal issues relating to investment transactions executed by firm-managed funds and accounts; the creation and marketing of new products and accounts; compliance by firm with applicable laws and regulations (including, without limitation, the Investment Advisers Act of 1940); and miscellaneous internal matters. Qualified candidates must have top-tier legal education and training in transactional matters at a major law firm. Superb opportunity to join collegial legal team.
IN-HOUSE/SENIOR CORPORATE COUNSEL/TECHNOLOGY
Job Id: 2657
Global NASDAQ technology leader seeks 10+ year attorney with significant in-house licensing experience supporting and advising direct sales teams on a wide range of legal issues, including negotiating and closing technology contracts with Fortune 500 customers and global partners, compliance and other corporate matters (including data privacy and international trade compliance). This role will focus on transactions for product licensing, maintenance and support services, reseller/OEM agreements, strategic partnerships and procurement. IP licensing, a strong understanding of revenue recognition rules, technology company and international experience strongly preferred. Superb opportunity to join a top notch legal team.
Job Id: 2654
NYSE life sciences leader seeks 5th-10+ year Compliance Counsel to provide day to day legal/compliance support to business units. Responsibilities include providing legal advice and ensuring compliance with applicable state and federal laws and regulations including, but not limited to, the Anti-Kickback Statute, False Claims Act, and Stark law. Position also requires the successful candidate to act as subject matter expert on various healthcare providers policies and procedures, advise on business transactions, and support new business developments. Superb opportunity.
LIFE SCIENCES/BIOPHARMA/R&D COUNSEL
Job Id: 2651
Global biopharmaceutical company seeks 5+ year attorney for outstanding role supporting research and development clients. The attorney will be responsible for advising clients on issues relating to global clinical trials, FDA and pharmaceutical regulations concerning research and development, product development, and pharmaceutical research. Significant legal experience with a life sciences company and/or experience at major firm advising on life sciences matters required. Superb opportunity to join highly collegial legal team.
IN-HOUSE/BIOTECH/LEAD COMMERCIAL COUNSEL
Job Id: 2650
Top NASDAQ biopharmaceutical company seeks 8+ year attorney with extensive in-house biopharma experience for leadership role on all commercial issues for its product groups. Superb opportunity to join highly collegial legal team and work on wide range of matters advising the business team on all legal and risk matters for the product group.
Job Id: 2643
Outstanding opportunity for 3+ year attorney to join stellar biotech company in contracts manager role. Prior experience drafting and negotiating biotech agreements in-house and/or at a law firm a plus but would consider attorneys with contract drafting experience outside of biotech.
IN-HOUSE/VENTURE CAPITAL/ INVESTMENT COUNSEL
Job Id: 2639
Highly regarded private investment company seeks 10+ year corporate attorney with major law firm training to work on corporate matters surrounding investments in and support of early stage life sciences companies. Superb opportunity to work closely with collegial investment and legal teams and play key role in helping to grow a diverse group of companies. Undergraduate or advanced degree in life sciences subject area desired, but not required.
IN-HOUSE/CORPORATE/ASSOCIATE GC/VIRTUAL OFFICE
Job Id: 2638
Dynamic, growing security technology company seeks 10+ year corporate attorney for wide-ranging role negotiating global commercial agreements (including software licensing agreements) with responsibility for corporate legal matters including corporate governance, legal compliance, GDPR and privacy compliance, day-to-day corporate matters, and joint ventures. Role will be part of a “virtual office,” reporting into Boston-based GC and supporting business teams across diverse locations. Large law firm and in-house experience strongly preferred. Terrific opportunity!
Job Id: 2635
Innovative and growth-oriented medical device company seeks 3+ year attorney with transactions experience for impactful, business-oriented in-house legal role. Serving as critical member of a collaborative and dynamic legal team, this attorney will review, negotiate and draft a wide range of commercial agreements, including sales agreements, supply agreements, services agreements, distribution agreements (domestic and international), clinical trial agreements, technology license agreements, software license agreements and SaaS agreements. This role will include the opportunity to collaborate with internal clients in all functional areas, including R&D, sales, marketing, procurement and clinical affairs. In addition, the attorney will counsel internal clients on compliance issues and relevant developments in the law. The position offers potential for growth into working on wide range of legal matters facing this top company. Superb entry-level opportunity.
IN-HOUSE/CORPORATE/SENIOR COUNSEL/DATA TECHNOLOGY
Job Id: 2633
Media technology leader seeks 5+ year corporate attorney (ideally with large firm and in-house experience) for a client-facing senior counsel role drafting and negotiating complex data technology transactions (licensing, partner, hosting, etc.) and directly advising internal business clients on data privacy and security, dispute resolution, litigation management, and other day-to-day operational matters. Experience with data/content collection and usage, finance concepts and data privacy and security laws ideal. Employment and advertising clearance experience a plus! Great opportunity to join dynamic company with a high-quality legal team.
IN-HOUSE/CORPORATE/SENIOR COUNSEL/DATA TECHNOLOGY
Job Id: 2632
Digital advertising leader seeks 5+ year attorney (ideally with large firm and in-house experience) for a senior counsel role serving as the first (and lead) attorney for an internal start-up business unit devoted to deploying a go-to-market strategy for products related to data analytics, hosting, licensing, and privacy. Experience with licensing, technology, IP and data (collection, use, privacy and security) ideal. Terrific opportunity to work directly advising business client on strategy and operations!
Job Id: 2623
Boston-based division of leading e-commerce company seeks 7+ year attorney with combined in-house and major law firm experience for leadership role managing all legal matters at division level, as well as working on broad range of matters for parent company. Role includes responsibility for managing, negotiating, drafting and overseeing a variety of complex and cutting-edge commercial and technology matters and agreements, as well as strategic partnerships and ensuring compliance with laws and regulations dealing with intellectual property, privacy and PCI compliance. Super opportunity to join collegial team.
IN-HOUSE/ASSOCIATE / INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT
Job Id: 2622
Large Boston-based investment manager seeks 2nd – 4th year corporate associate with big law training to advise business groups on managing the complex legal and regulatory needs of the firm on a global basis. The position will provide general corporate counsel with respect to a variety of day-to-day matters, such as general corporate/governance matters, complex contract negotiations, employment and benefit matters, vendor agreements and engagement letters, confidentiality agreements, corporate action support, corporate diligence of potential vendors/business partners. Fantastic opportunity to be part of a collegial team!
ASSOCIATE / COMPLIANCE
Job Id: 2617
Well established Boston-based investment manager seeks 3rd - 5th year compliance attorney with in-house experience. Qualifications include regulatory compliance at an established investment manager, hedge fund or similar service provider (internal audit or internal assessment experience preferred, but not required). Data management and technical skills are preferred, but not required (e.g., SQL queries and Microsoft Excel). Great opportunity to join a collegial team with a great life/work balance.
Job Id: 2614
Leading NASDAQ technology company seeks 6+ year attorney with major law firm and in-house experience to assume principal role for all securities (reporting and compliance) and governance matters. Additional responsibility for transactions (m&a, joint ventures). Reports directly to the GC. Superb opportunity to join collegial legal team supporting senior management and Board-level executives.
Job Id: 2566
Outstanding NASDAQ biotech company seeks an intellectual property attorney with at least 3 years of law firm experience with an emphasis on small molecule patent prosecution. Advanced degree in chemistry required and in-house experience preferred. Unique opportunity to join top legal team at this growing dynamic company.
Job Id: 2559
Top NASDAQ biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of innovative treatments for rare diseases seeks 8+ year attorney with minimum 5 years’ in-house experience, for key role managing the company’s IP strategy. This is a broad role, reporting to the lead legal officer. The successful candidate will have responsibilities in many areas of IP practice, including IP strategy development, patent portfolio management, freedom-to-operate analyses, partnering activities (including diligence and IP generation), competitive intelligence, trade secrets, trademarks, and R&D agreements. This is a great opportunity to join a growing company in an important position and work on exciting technology in a fast-paced environment.
Job Id: 2553
Outstanding opportunity for 3+ year attorney to join stellar biotech company in contracts manager role. Prior experience drafting and negotiating biotech agreements in-house and/or at a law firm required.
Job Id: 2549
Fully integrated global biotech company seeks 2nd-4th year corporate attorney for broad corporate and commercial role. Qualified candidates must have major law firm experience representing life sciences companies in securities law or business development/licensing/collaboration matters. Fantastic career opportunity to join successful company with a collegial, highly regarded legal team. Excellent compensation.
Job Id: 2548
Top global biopharmaceutical company seeks 5+ year attorney with in-house or law firm experience advising commercial stage pharmaceutical or biotech companies to provide legal advice and contracting support to the company’s payer and trade functions and will also support the U.S. legal contracts group with contracting needs, including the drafting, review and negotiation of a variety of agreements with relative complexity, for various other departments in the company.
• Serve as the Legal department key point of contact for the company’s payer and trade contract operations and account teams with advice about, and assistance in, drafting and negotiating service and rebate contracts pertaining to wholesalers, distributors, pharmacies and commercial, Medicare Part D, and other government accounts;
• Provide advice on contract compliance matters, as well as subject matter expertise in evaluating healthcare regulatory law issues, such as the rules, regulations and guidance documents issued by OIG, CMS, and FDA and applicable fraud and abuse, anti-kickback, false claims, antitrust, privacy and product liability laws and regulations concerning market access and trade initiatives;
• Participate in, and evaluate, the development of contractual and business strategies with the payer marketing, trade and government pricing teams;
• Interpret key contractual provisions in light of legal or regulatory requirements (in coordination with other attorneys in the Legal Department, including product, compliance, research, corporate and IP attorneys, as necessary) and advise internal clients on the ramifications of certain provisions, such as termination rights, dispute resolution process, liability limitations, indemnification obligations and protection of intellectual property;
• Frequently engage with functional leadership and internal clients in key customer group(s) on emerging contractual needs or potential contractual issues with minimal oversight and guidance from managing attorney;
Superb opportunity to work with collegial, top notch legal group. Strong compensation package.
Job Id: 2546
Publicly-traded global technology (software/services/cloud technology) company seeks 9+ year attorney with prior in-house experience for #2 role, to provide advice on a wide range of legal issues, transactions and business risks, including those related to the company’s business operations, employment, corporate governance and intellectual property. This attorney will serve as the principal lawyer for marketing and sales and will manage a team of attorneys who provide contract and licensing legal support for the company. Qualified candidates must have substantial SaaS experience. Superb opportunity to join a top notch legal team.
Job Id: 2542
NASDAQ biopharma company focused on targeted therapeutics for oncology seeks 5th-10th year attorney with major law firm corporate training to join growing legal team. Reporting to the general counsel, this attorney will work on full range of legal matters facing this clinical stage company. Public company securities experience required; in-house experience a plus. Superb opportunity to join collegial business team that values strategic legal advice.
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.