Life Sciences Transactional Attorney (Part-Time, Remote)

Leibowitz LLC is seeking a highly skilled transactional lawyer to support our life sciences team on a part-time basis. 

The attorney would assist our clinical trials contracting practice that serves FDA-regulated device and drug companies focused on bringing cutting edge medical technologies to market.  The position involves sophisticated drafting of complex contracts with universities, academic medical centers and service providers, with particular attention to risk mitigation, regulatory overlay and industry-specific business concerns.

About Us:  We are a boutique law firm that represents FDA-regulated drug and device manufacturers developing innovative medical technologies to improve health and cure disease. Our niche is clinical trials. We focus on our clients’ clinical trials contracting process – drafting, review and negotiation of their agreements with universities, academic medical centers, physician practices, vendors and others.

Position: Transactional Attorney for Clinical Trials Niche Practice

Type: Part-time, independent contractor

Hours: Roughly 5 – 15 hours/week as an independent contractor on as needed basis; potential for additional hours.

Location:  Attorney will work on a virtual basis (remotely).  Location in Greater Philadelphia area is a plus but is not required.

Requirements:  The ideal candidate is an experienced transactional lawyer with a strong background in at least one of the following areas:  FDA regulatory, HIPAA and privacy, healthcare fraud and abuse (Anti-Kickback and False Claims Act), technology law or intellectual property transactional.

The attorney must be highly motivated, professional and accustomed to quick turnaround times.  The position is particularly well-suited to someone who strives for workplace excellence and needs a flexible work schedule.  8+ years of experience is preferred although we will consider 3rd year associates and higher.

Responsibilities include:  Contract drafting, analysis, review; counseling in clinical trials and life sciences.  Work includes clinical trial agreements, budgets, CRO and core lab master services agreements, informed consents, HIPAA authorizations, business associate agreements, physician consulting agreements, and other research-related and commercial agreements, and supporting research.

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