Bristol Myers Squibb Senior Counsel, Litigation in Lawrence Township, New Jersey

Title: Senior Counsel, Litigation

Location: NA-US-NJ-Lawrence Township

Job Number: 1702842

Bristol-Myers Squibb is a global biopharmaceutical company whose mission is to discover, develop and deliver innovative medicines that help patients prevail over serious diseases.

One shared journey is moving us forward at Bristol-Myers Squibb. Around the world, we are passionate about making an impact on the lives of patients with serious disease. Empowered to apply our individual talents and ideas so that we can learn and grow together. And driven to make a difference, from innovative research to hands-on community support. Bristol-Myers Squibb recognizes the importance of balance and flexibility in our work environment. We offer a wide variety of competitive benefits, services and programs that provide our employees the resources to pursue their goals, both at work and in their personal lives.

The Senior Counsel will be responsible for managing various litigation matters and/or legal disputes faced by the Company.

The Senior Counsel will be responsible for managing various litigation matters and/or legal disputes faced by the Company.

Responsibilities include:

  • Managing litigation matters, including but not limited to commercial, consumer protection, product liability actions as well as other potential disputes faced by the Company

  • Interaction with and manage outside counsel representing the Company

  • Work closely with the Company’s other in-house lawyers, as well as non-legal colleagues in the Commercial, R&D, Regulatory, IT and other functions, and with the Company’s Office of Compliance and Ethics

Qualifications:

The ideal candidate should have:

  • A JD Degree or Equivalent

  • At least 8 years of legal experience, some of which should include having worked in-house or in a law firm.

  • Significant experience with the pharmaceutical industry generally and understanding of current federal and state pharmaceutical litigation and enforcement environment, and relevant statutes and regulations (including FDCA, False Claims Act, and anti-kickback statutes), is strongly preferred

  • This is a high visibility/high profile role, and therefore the individual must

Bristol-Myers Squibb is an equal opportunity employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job: Litigation