Our client, an independently owned and operated multispecialty physicians group, is seeking an attorney with 15+ years of experience to join its dynamic legal team as General Counsel.  This attorney will work closely with the company’s leadership team and provide high-level legal counsel.  This is an excellent opportunity to lead the legal group of a sophisticated and growing company located in the Western Suburbs.

General Counsel Responsibilities:

  • Provide general transactional legal support to parent company and its subsidiaries;
  • Counsel management on a variety of governance matters, including board and shareholder meetings, director and officer issues, corporate reporting and other entity management requirements;
  • Establish enterprise-level policies and implement across multiple business units;
  • Design and assist with developing and implementing process plans related to financing and restructuring projects;
  • Analyze and advise regarding the application of and compliance with applicable state and federal laws and regulations; and
  • Draft and review transactional and governance documents, including equity and debt financing documents and complex commercial agreements.

General Counsel Required Qualifications:

  • 15+ years of corporate and transactional experience, a mix of law firm and in-house experience is strongly preferred;
  • Significant public company experience and background;
  • Experience with the healthcare industry is a plus;
  • Ability to prioritize, multitask and provide timely risk management assessments;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • Significant leadership and management experience;
  • Sound judgment and project management skills; and
  • JD and in good standing in at least one state with the ability to waive into Illinois bar.

 


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