Senior Corporate Counsel

Our legal team at Constellation is growing.   We are a Nasdaq biopharmaceutical company seeking a 10+ year attorney for a new role working on a wide range of corporate legal matters, including SEC filings, securities offerings and financings, as well as HR, corporate governance and compliance matters. This position requires a strong background in public company securities law, as well as experience responding to a broad range of in-house corporate legal issues in a fast- paced, dynamic environment.  This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to serve in a deputy role to the General Counsel on corporate legal matters and have a meaningful organizational impact within a highly collaborative organization.

 

In this role you will:

  • Draft and review securities filings in collaboration with the General Counsel, finance team, and outside counsel, including 10Ks, 10Qs, 8Ks, Form 4s, registration statements, annual report and proxy statement, etc.
  • Collaborate with human resources and finance partners on the education, maintenance and periodic review of corporate and equity-related policies
  • Partner with the General Counsel and senior management on Board of Director and Shareholder Meeting materials and communications, including drafting of agendas, resolutions, minutes, and periodic Board training as appropriate
  • Work cross-functionally to provide legal representation and guidance on various ad-hoc review teams, including program teams, corporate, compliance and medical review teams
  • Assist with development, review, implementation and training of various compliance programs, policies and procedures (e.g. securities/SOX, FDA, data privacy, etc.).
  • Review presentations, press releases, website materials, brochures, and other company communications (internal and external)
  • Support General Counsel with other legal matters

 

We are looking for people who:

  • 10+ years’ experience as a practicing attorney, with at least 5 years of experience working primarily with life sciences companies; Large law firm and in-house experience preferred
  • Experience as lead counsel on corporate securities and related public company legal  matters
  • Ability to evaluate effectively legal exposure, manage risk and develop creative, client-focused solutions to achieve business goals within appropriate legal guidelines
  • Experience working with all levels of management and key business stakeholders with a demonstrated ability to influence outcomes and effectively communicate legal risks to senior management and others
  •  Excellent organizational skills and able to work with a team to meet critical deadlines; flexible and capable of prioritizing workload and managing multiple projects simultaneously
  • JD and current member in good standing of a U.S. state bar (Massachusetts preferred)

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