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Assistant General Counsel


Job Details

Req Id    60803 
Department    LEGAL SERVICES 
Shift   Days
Shift Hours Worked    8.00 
FTE    1.066667 
Work Schedule    SEMC NU SALARY 
Employee Status    A1 - Full-Time 
Union  Non-Union

Job Summary

The Assistant General Counsel for Mohawk Valley Health System (MVHS), provides direction, guidance, and assistance on legal matters related to MVHS and its affiliates entities and personnel within aspecific area of expertise including, but not limited to, taxation, long term care, health networks, acquisitions/divestitures, physician contracts, employment/regulatory/ compliance and general corporate healthcare law. Serves as an experienced high-level specialist with responsibility for an important aspect of the organization's legal work, regularly interfaces with senior management and key administrators on legal problems/issues relative to a particular area of specialization or expertise and may provide functional training/guidance to staff.


Education Requirements

Required:  Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school. Minimum of five years of relevant experience in a hospital setting, health care environment, or law firm, with practice primarily focused on health law related issues. Experience in the practice of corporate healthcare law, including the laws affecting tax-exempt organizations, with demonstrated legal capability covering diverse legal assignments that occasionally include legal matters of major significance.

Licensure/Certification Requirements

Required: Registered Attorney, licensed to practice law in New York State.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

Nearest Major Market: Utica