Associate Director, Corporate Counsel, RGC & Transactions

Tarrytown, NY, United States
Oct 22, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
We have a new opportunity for an attorney to join us. This newly built position will provide legal support to internal groups and represent the Regeneron Genetics Center in collaborative research and licensing agreements with leading academic institutions around the world, as well as industry collaborators & teams supporting Regeneron's robust pipeline. You will serve as counsel for the company in connection with research collaborations, license agreements, and various business development and sourcing transactions.
A typical day might include:
  • Advise and counsel internal teams on a wide range of legal and regulatory issues related to drug discovery and development
  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating agreements and providing advice to management regarding proposed transactions and compliance with existing contractual obligations, regulations, company policy and general corporate and commercial law
  • Offering legal support to teams and the Regeneron Genetics Center
  • Works closely with internal clients (including scientific and business leaders) in connection with strategic transactions.
  • Works closely with the regulatory and compliance groups to advise clients on relevant regulatory and legal matters impacting existing or proposed arrangements, including regulations specific to genetic sequencing, privacy, antitrust, as well as general corporate and commercial law.
  • Works closely with the intellectual property group to ensure proper protection of intellectual property assets.

This role might be for you if:
  • You have outstanding oral and written communication skills and presentation capabilities
  • You have excellent interpersonal and conflict resolution skills and ability to work in a highly collaborative environment
  • You can maintain an independent and objective perspective while developing and maintaining a positive relationship with the client organizations
  • You have self-motivation while working on projects, meeting adventurous target dates, and balancing multiple matters

You must have JD with 5+ years of proven experience. You are licensed to practice law in New York or eligible for licensure as a registered in-house counsel. Prior in-house healthcare/pharmaceutical and/or biotech experience is strongly preferred. We need someone who has significant experience in in effectively and collaboratively counseling clients and working with broad and diverse team within the biopharmaceutical industry.


Does this sound like you? Apply now to take your first steps toward living the Regeneron Way! We have an inclusive and diverse culture that provides amazing benefits including health and wellness programs, fitness centers and stock for employees at all levels!

Regeneron is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or belief (or lack thereof), sex, nationality, national or ethnic origin, civil status, age, citizenship status, membership of the Traveler community, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, familial status, marital or registered civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity status, gender identity, gender reassignment, military or veteran status, or any other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable laws and regulations. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application process. Please contact us to discuss any accommodations you think you may need.