Counsel
Location:
Atlanta , Georgia
Posted:
January 27, 2017
Reference:
16010324-en-us

McKesson is in the business of better health and we touch the lives of patients in virtually every aspect of healthcare. We partner with payors, hospitals, physician offices, pharmacies, pharmaceutical companies and others across the spectrum of care to build healthier organizations that deliver better care to patients in every setting. We believe in the importance of strong, vital organizations because we know that patients can only be healthy when our system is healthy.


Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission—by joining McKesson you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. Talented, compassionate people are the future of our company—and of healthcare. At McKesson, you’ll collaborate on the products and solutions that help us carry out our mission to improve lives and advance healthcare. Working here is your opportunity to shape an industry that’s vital to us all.


We understand the importance of a system that works together. Your expertise, drive and passion can help us improve everything we touch, from providers to payors to pharmacies. Join our team of leaders to begin a rewarding career.


Wherever you contribute here at McKesson, you will have the ability to make a real impact in the lives of others.


Position Description
Manages legal business matters pertaining to the organization. Provides a variety of general corporate and commercial legal services to a number of in-house clients. Acts as advisor on legal issues involving the organization?s government and regulatory compliance. Reviews legal data and advises organization on appropriate legal action to be taken. Coordinates legal matters handled by outside counsel. Demonstrates experience in general corporate matters, including corporate organization, securities compliance, drafting transactional documents, license agreements, employment law, immigration law, regulatory matters, risk management asset-backed financing, and contract management. Advice on legal issues may also deal with trade secrets, advertising law, registration, and other resolutions which may include the computer and technology industry as well as SEC reporting.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements 
6 years of experience providing legal counsel to clients. 
 
Education 
Juris Doctor Degree with excellent academic credentials. Candidates must be licensed to practice law and in good standing in the State of Georgia or have the ability to become licensed in-house counsel. 
 
Physical Requirements 
General Office Demands
 
Benefits & Company Statement 
It starts with you. That's a simple sentence but it says a lot. It reminds each one of us that what we do matters. Every single McKesson employee contributes to our mission - whatever your title, whatever your role, you act as a catalyst in a chain of events that helps millions of people all over the globe. By connecting and improving the business of healthcare, we're helping to ensure that millions of patients get the treatment they need. And by choosing a career with McKesson, you'll join a team of passionate people working together to improve lives and advance healthcare.
 
At McKesson, we believe we can empower healthcare. And it all starts with you.
 
McKesson is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer – minorities/females/veterans/persons with disabilities.
 
Qualified applicants will not be disqualified from consideration for employment based upon criminal history.
 
As an equal opportunity employer, McKesson Corporation unites the talents and contributions of all to advance the power of healthcare. Learn more about our opportunities at www.mckesson.com/careers
 

A little about us:
McKesson is in business for better health.

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