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Deloitte Life Sciences & Healthcare Attorney in New Orleans, Louisiana

DELOITTE LSHC ATTORNEY

Senior Manager

Deloitte LLP is the U.S. member firm of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited and services are provided by the subsidiaries of Deloitte LLP (Deloitte & Touche LLP, Deloitte Consulting LLP, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP, Deloitte Tax LLP and their subsidiaries), and not by Deloitte LLP. The subsidiaries of the U.S. member firm are among the nation's leading professional services firms, providing audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services through nearly 40,000 people in more than 90 cities. Known as employers of choice for innovative human resources programs, they are dedicated to helping their clients and people excel.

Work you'll do

Deloitte LLP is searching for an attorney to specialize in commercial contracting to support its growing Life Sciences and Health Care (LSHC) focused business practices.

  • Draft, review and negotiate contracts, primarily professional services agreements, with LSHC industry-based clients, such as pharmaceutical, biotech and medical device companies, as well as healthcare providers, payers and vendors.

  • Advise and provide solutions to internal business clients serving LSHC industry-based clients on legal issues specific to the LSHC industry.

  • Research, summarize and disseminate LSHC industry-specific information focusing on specific issues or internal business client requests, and presenting such information at internal meetings.

  • Proactively maintain a current understanding of LSHC laws impacting Deloitte's businesses.

  • Perform other responsibilities as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Law degree required.

  • Active member of a U.S. State bar.

  • 4 - 6 years of experience as a practicing attorney, preferably in a leading law firm and/or large in-house department.

  • 3+ years of focused legal practice in life sciences and/or health care law, either representing or engaging with life sciences and/or health care companies.

  • Knowledge of, and experience in advising various stakeholders on, life sciences and/or health care laws, such as Sunshine Act, Stark Law, anti-kickback laws, False Claims Act, PhRMA Code, adverse event reporting laws, medical device regulations, FDCA, ACA, and/or HIPAA required.

  • Experience with drafting and negotiating services agreements, consulting agreements and/or vendor agreements.

  • Experience in negotiating software implementation, managed services, outsourcing, and/or application maintenance services agreements a plus.

  • Experience advising various stakeholders on contractual and other transactional matters, preferably regarding LSHC practice issues.

  • Limited immigration sponsorship may be available.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Aptitude for learning. Must be able to quickly understand trends in LSHC and in contracting generally.

  • Exceptional negotiating skills.

  • Business acumen with a solution-oriented approach.

  • Strong work ethic.

  • Effective time management and organizational skills.

  • Able to work in a high-pressure environment with short deadlines, as required.

As used in this posting, "Deloitte" means Deloitte LLP. Please see www.deloitte.com/us/about for a detailed description of the legal structure of Deloitte LLP and its subsidiaries. Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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