Senior Counsel – Technology and Commercial Transactions
Major, Lindsey & Africa
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Type: Full Time
Required Education: Doctorate
Salary: Commensurate with experience.
Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by The Johns Hopkins Health System (“JHHS” or “Organization”)to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel – Technology and Commercial Transactions, to be located in Baltimore, MD, with hybrid options. JHHS is an equal opportunity employer.
Company: The Johns Hopkins Health System Corporation (JHHS) is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing the highest quality patient health care in the treatment and prevention of human illness. JHHS is an academic health system consisting of six hospitals and numerous other health care organizations. The Johns Hopkins Hospital is a world-renowned academic medical center that provides a comprehensive range of state-of-the-art tertiary and quaternary care and is consistently recognized as one of America’s best hospitals. The other JHHS hospitals include Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center (Baltimore, MD), Howard County General Hospital (Columbia, MD), Suburban Hospital (Bethesda, MD), Sibley Memorial Hospital (District of Columbia), and Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital (St. Petersburg, FL). JHHS also owns and operates Johns Hopkins Community Physicians, the largest primary care group practice in the State of Maryland, with additional locations in the District of Columbia, and Johns Hopkins Surgery Center Series which operates numerous ambulatory surgery centers in the central Maryland region.
Position Overview: The successful candidate will become a collaborative member of the JHHS legal team and will focus on complex technology transactions and software related agreements. The position will provide legal support to all of the entities owned or partially owned by JHHS, which include hospitals, physician groups, ambulatory surgery centers, home care agencies, and several other related businesses. The attorney will act as a proactive business partner in achieving the health system’s business and operational goals and objectives. The position reports to the Chief Legal Counsel for Technology and Commercial Transactions and interacts with numerous legal colleagues in a wide variety of specialties, as well as procurement specialists and information technology experts. The successful candidate will have broad exposure throughout the health system and will potentially work with clients in all lines of business and at all levels within the enterprise.
Experience: J.D. from an accredited law school. At least ten (10) years of experience in managing, drafting and negotiating a variety of complex technology agreements. Background in a health care setting or related industry is preferred, but not required. Familiarity with the federal Anti-Kickback Statute is also helpful, as is experience with innovation and emerging technology.
Location: Baltimore, MD, and hybrid options.
Compensation: Competitive salary and excellent benefits. Commensurate with experience.
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