Deputy General Counsel Resume Samples

The Deputy General Counsel serves under the General Counsel and acts in the absence of the GC fulfilling the responsibilities of the Office of General Counsel. Major duties and responsibilities listed on the Deputy General Counsel Resume include the following – overseeing the programs as assigned from the OGC, overseeing the internal operations, taking responsibility for administering the budget, personnel, and related support activities; serving as a member of the State Bar’s senior management team and establishing a working relationship with colleagues within the State Bar; handling all matters about the legal representation of the State Bar, and overseeing the development and implementation of policies, procedures, and strategic plans.

A high-level of skills and knowledge is commonly expected from job applicants for this role and such are – advanced principles of legal practice in the administrative and judicial or related environment; knowledge of media communication, and public relations; an in-depth understanding of legal, legislative, and public policy research and analysis. A Master’s degree in a relevant subject along with senior management experience in administering personnel and budget is a common requirement.

Deputy General Counsel Resume example

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Deputy General Counsel with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Harvard J.D., Read French and Italian.

Description :

    1. Advised Accreditation and Evaluation Department (AED) and Board Affiliate Development and Accreditation (ADA) Committee on matters affecting Affiliate accreditation and disaffiliation.
    2. Revised Accreditation Indicators and Elements of Performance, PPFA Bylaws Standards of Affiliation and ADA Committee Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to comply with health care compliance, credentialing and governance requirements.
    3. Reviewed ADA Committee meeting minutes.
    4. Collaborated with AED and Business Operations Team (BOT) on revising FAA section of the SOPs to further clarify and refine the FAA process.
    5. Collaborated with AED and ARMS on legal and operational requirements for the provision of clinical services at non-Planned Parenthood heath centers, including hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers.
    6. Regulated Medical Waste.
    7. Evaluate claims and advise senior management on recommended course of action.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MS


Deputy General Counsel Resume

Summary : Legal and business advisor to the executive leadership of $3B health care company, providing practical solutions to health law challenges. Nearly 20 years of experience guiding hospitals, physicians and health plans through regulatory and liability obstacles, as well as marketplace opportunities. Proven record of devising rapid resolutions to sensitive business and legal problems in a calm and client-focused way. A bias toward action derived from diverse business, sales and litigation background enables creative and collaborative deal closures.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Litigation, Management Skills.

Description :

    1. Led successful collaborative effort with New York Attorney General and AHIP for novel federal antitrust litigation and defense of appeal to Second Circuit regarding the Alzheimer's drug Namenda, which will result in $1.9M to $2.4M company savings over 18 months.
    2. Directed Special Investigations Unit fraud investigation of regional multi-specialty medical provider.
    3. Negotiated seven-figure pre-suit recovery.
    4. Defended 14-month state Attorney General investigation related to behavioral health coverage and mental health parity laws.
    5. Select and manage outside counsel in civil litigation matters, both pre-suit and through litigation.
    6. Interacted with realtors in order to identify properties for corporation's purchase and lease; collaborated with architects, engineers, developers, contractors, and owner representatives regarding property development.
    7. Coordinated real estate acquisition and financing components of merger and acquisition transactions; negotiated, closed, and administered corporate retention transactions.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MS


Deputy General Counsel Resume

Headline : Proactively leading a team of legal professionals responsible for providing OptumRx business leaders with effective advice and counsel on regulatory and transactional matters, as well as business strategies, with a focus on OptumRxs relationships with its supply chain.

Skills : MS Office, Managing SKills, Counseling Skills.

Description :

    1. Allscripts provided clinical, financial, connectivity, and information solutions and related professional services to hospitals, physicians and post-acute organizations.
    2. Negotiated and drafted all company contracts, including software licensing agreements, hosting agreements, partnership agreements, consulting agreements, outsourcing agreement and confidentiality agreements.
    3. Revised existing form contracts and created new form contracts.
    4. Managed all legal matters relating to Allscripts' $1.3B acquisition of Eclipsys, Inc.
    5. Oversaw due diligence process, participated in negotiating deal terms and drafting and negotiating documentation.
    6. Drafted all proxy statement-related materials and managed the proxy solicitation process, including the annual shareholders' meeting.
    7. Responsible for all corporate governance matters.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Headline : Operating in a strategic and pro-active manner to assist our internal business clients in managing their relationships with pharmaceutical and network partners while managing the legal and regulatory risk related to prescription drug programs.

Skills : Counseling Skills, MS Office Managing Skills.

Description :

    1. Promoted twice internally.
    2. Provided legal/business counsel to Executive Team and various business units for a cloud computing company affiliated with EMC and Cisco that grew from infancy to a company that has exceeded a $2 billion annual bookings run rate.
    3. Managed legal operations, e.g., developed operating strategies, as well as designed, improved, implemented and supported end-to-end solutions that addressed the Legal Department's business needs.
    4. Managed outside counsel.
    5. Managed segments of Legal budget.
    6. Directed North America's commercial legal team.
    7. Led negotiator/contract draftsperson for key deals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Objective : Sliding organizational agility to effectively navigate cross-functionally across key business and legal stakeholders to help drive business solutions and results.

Skills : Communication Skills, Leadership, Multitasking.

Description :

    1. Managed all labor and employment matters for approximately 6000 domestic and international employees, including hiring, discipline, termination, leaves of absence and accommodations, wage and hour, benefits, employee relations, labor relations, workplace violence, non-competes, affirmative action plans - OFCCP, OSHA, and compliance with discrimination and harassment laws.
    2. Managed all commercial and legal matters for VSP Optical Group, Inc., its 15 wholly-owned laboratories, 250 contract laboratory network, suite of branded optical products and services, and its' intellectual property and trademarks.
    3. Conducted investigations and successfully defended to dismissal over 40 administrative Charges with EEOC, DFEH, and Labor Commissioner with no settlement money spent related to Title VII, FEHA, ADA, ADEA, FMLA, CFRA, FLSA, and DLSE.
    4. Managed over 20 employment lawsuits, mediation, and demand letters and effectively negotiated nominal settlements.
    5. Managed all aspects of employee relations, grievances, and labor relations at unionized facility.
    6. Negotiated a 3-year extension to collective bargaining agreement, resolved all grievances filed, and maintained positive relationship with union.
    7. Managed campaign against union organizing effort at non-union facility and successfully outsourced union bargaining unit and obtained dismissal of all Labor Charges filed under the NLRA.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Objective : Deputy General Counsel with 2 years of experience in serving as assistant secretary of the corporation, assisting the General Counsel with corporate governance and board of directors matters, and also Managing outside counsel relationships that help to creatively, efficiently, and effectively solve problems.

Skills : Developing Skills, Supervising Skills, MS office.

Description :

    1. Handled contract/general corporate, real estate, litigation, labor and employment.
    2. Negotiated and drafted vendor and supply contracts, consultant agreements and provided advice on various other commercial issues, including RFP/procurement matters.
    3. Reviewed and approved advertising, marketing materials, sweepstakes, press releases, promotions and contests.
    4. Provided legal guidance to senior management on issues relating to intellectual property and ecommerce.
    5. Negotiated and drafted software and technology service agreements.
    6. Delivered business and legal advice to corporation handling $1 billion in gross revenues.
    7. Drafted and negotiated commercial, retail, and net leases; subleases; estoppel certificates; and subordination, indemnification, concession, easement, and brokerage and consulting agreements.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Headline : Advising the General Counsel and Roots senior management team on key risks, strategies, and overall planning, Collaborating, every day, with our business partners to provide both strategic and legal direction on the development of new business opportunities.

Skills : Multitasking, Time Management, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Negotiated, drafted, and reviewed a broad range of contacts and agreements in an array of fields including, vendor agreements, IT agreements, software licensing, service and maintenance, health care, telecommunications, Mutual Aid Agreements, and numerous others.
    2. Worked cross functionally with IT and negotiate, review, and draft all IT related agreements, including software licensing and service and maintenance agreements.
    3. Led Counsel negotiating and revising ERP integration software agreements with Tyler Technologies.
    4. Negotiated and drafted Professional Services Management Agreement with Cigna Health Care for LCSO's on site Star Care Health Care Clinic.
    5. Negotiated, drafted, and reviewed leases, and rental agreements for LCSO facilities.
    6. Worked cross functionally with all divisions, law enforcement and civilian, to ensure policy compliance and alignment with business interests, public policy, and litigation exposure.
    7. Worked cross functionally with Risk Management and oversee all related litigation and employee matters (FMLA, ADA, Worker's Compensation).
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
JD In Law

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Objective : Executing and drive business results by working cross-functionally with finance, compliance, business development, engineering, product, and other teams, Supporting the negotiation of all material contracts, including significant vendor contracts and other strategic agreements.

Skills : HR, General Counseling Skills, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Managed two junior attorneys and one paralegal.
    2. Responsible for legal support of the following departments: Supply Chain, Right-of-way/Land Rights, Marketing, Human Resources, Operations, New Construction, Business Development, Treasury, Insurance, Safety and Environmental, Records Management, and Corporate Governance.
    3. Managed outside counsel.
    4. Selected Accomplishments Draft and negotiate Purchase and Sale agreements including: asset sale of $8.9MM business in Mexico, $5M acquisition of corporate assets and customer book from CenterPoint Energy.
    5. Restructured contract review processes resulting in a reduction of legal review time from 4 days to an average of less than 24 hours.
    6. Managed litigation and arbitration for claims brought by and against the company.
    7. Recovered $6.4MM in breach of contract claim against oil and gas production company.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Objective : Providing oversight of cases that include employment matters such as Merit Systems Protection Board, EEO, and employee grievances or Congressional inquiries that require legal responses.

Skills : Drafting Skills, MS Office, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Served as a key advisor to high level decision makers at Department of Education, State Board of Education, and the State Schools.
    2. Prepared State Board Rules and statewide compliance guidelines.
    3. Drafted new legislation and amendments to current law.
    4. Provided Department responses and comments to proposed U.S.
    5. Handled in-house employment matters.
    6. Served as Georgia Title IX Coordinator, Section 504 Coordinator and Agency Ethics Officer.
    7. Led efforts in establishing and implementing cooperative agreements between Department and other state agencies and entities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Deputy General Counsel Resume

Objective : Demonstrated experience working independently and as a team serving multiple external constituents; Demonstrated experience identifying and resolving potential legal issues.

Skills : Multitasking, Counseling, MS Office.

Description :

    1. Drafted business proposals and agreements to advance enterprise plans and ensure legal compliance.
    2. Provided legal direction to key executive managers, departments and project teams, including Finance, Sales, HR, Loss Mitigation and Accounting.
    3. Servicing and Compliance Management.
    4. Corporate Contract Negotiation and Implementation.
    5. Worked with Executive Team to facilitate strategic planning, acted as primary corporate liaison with ROBERT G.
    6. Managed team of attorneys, paralegals and administrative staff.
    7. Manage Department responses to State FOIA requests and due process hearing requests.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED