Director, Corporate Counsel (Life Sciences M&A)

  • Major, Lindsey & Africa
  • Remote (Potential Remote, Princeton, NJ or Rockville, MD.)
  • Oct 19, 2021
Full time Pharmaceutical

Job Description

Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.  has engaged Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for Director, Corporate Counsel (Life Sciences M&A) to be located in its Princeton, NJ or Rockville, MD offices. Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Please do not contact  Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. directly.

 Overview: At Otsuka, the mission is to create new products for better health worldwide. Their purpose is to defy limitation so others can too. The Otsuka US Legal Team is looking for an attorney with at least 5 years dedicated experience in life sciences, with knowledge of the industry’s legal and regulatory frameworks and the application of those to business development deals, including US and cross-border strategic alliances, joint ventures, development agreements, inbound and outbound licensing and collaboration agreements, and mergers and acquisitions. In addition to commercial transactions, the responsibilities of this role will also include client counseling on the regulatory and legal environment for developing and commercializing pharmaceutical products and digital therapeutics.

 Company: At Otsuka’s core is perseverance, a fierce determination to overcome any obstacle regardless of setbacks, on behalf of patients and their loved ones. The company places greater value on what can be achieved together rather than on what they can do alone because the needs of those they serve always come first. The company will not be bound by doing what’s been done before. Instead, Otsuka frees themselves from preconceived notions to discover solutions that advance patient care. Their mission is clear: Otsuka-people, creating new products for better health worldwide. Their purpose is to defy limitation, so others can too.

 Compensation: Competitive base and bonus, commensurate with experience.

 Experience: At least 5 years of combined relevant experience as an attorney at a law firm and in the pharmaceutical industry focusing the areas of practice on mergers and acquisitions and US and global regulations governing pharmaceutical companies