Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Unified Physician Management, LLC (UPM). (Company) to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel position.
Overview: The Senior Counsel (SC) will serve as the primary legal support for the Chief Legal Officer (CLO) of Unified Physician Management, LLC (UPM) and will help advise its senior management team. Reporting to the CLO, the SC will be responsible for assisting the CLO in all legal affairs for UPM, including corporate governance, M&A, compliance programs and risk management. The focus will be on providing general legal advice to the business leaders. SC candidates must have healthcare experience on the provider side in addition to expertise in the following areas: business transactions, contract negotiation and drafting, and other commercial matters, and ideally litigation management. Experience with physician practice management is highly desired.
Company: UPM builds and empowers high performance OB/GYN group practices. UPM’s physician partners enjoy the luxury of access to dozens of trained specialists in accounting, billing/collections, e-health records, human resources, group purchasing and the complex world of value based payer contracting. The result is that nearly one thousand providers are now taking advantage of these assets and using them to their own advantage.
Compensation:Competitive compensation commensurate with experience.
Experience:7+ years of relevant legal experience including serving as a Senior Counsel in a similarly-sized or larger company in the healthcare industry on the provider side. Law firm candidates will also be considered. Experience with corporate transactions, corporate governance and complex commercial transactions is required. Candidates should have demonstrated experience in working in a fast-paced environment focused on accelerating the growth of business. Must be a member of the Florida bar or qualify for the “authorized house counsel” exception (member of the bar in good standing in at least one US jurisdiction).
Relos:Local candidates only
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong,London and Tokyo MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and have been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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