Children's Hospital of Orange County
The Associate Counsel promotes and protects the interests,
mission, and vision of CHOC Children’s by providing sound and
confidential legal counsel to the organization and its leaders
primarily on contracting matters. This position focuses on
contract preparation, drafting, review and negotiation, through
the organization’s contract management system. Other areas of
responsibility include legal research, legal analysis, oversight
of outside counsel, advising on patient care and risk management
issues and assisting on special projects. This position reports
to the Associate General Counsel of the CHOC Law Department.
This position will require residency within proximity of Orange, California. As the position offers remote and telecommute work, it is the expectation that the requirements of CHOC’s remote work policy will be met. This position must be available for occasional in-person meetings, including but not limited to, onboarding.
- Required: Minimum two (2) years of related experience in a law firm or in-house setting as an attorney. Proven ability to effectively prepare, draft, review, and negotiate contracts with minimal supervision.
- Preferred: Five (5) years of related experience in a law firm or in-house setting as an attorney. Previous experience in health care and/or privacy, security, and technology advising.
- Required: Juris Doctor degree from an ABA-accredited law school, admission to the California Bar or ability to register as in-house counsel.
- Required: Strong analytical, problem-solving, and strategic thinking skills to understand and anticipate the impact and opportunities across multiple critical projects. Ability to build and establish positive relationships with stakeholders and staff at all levels. Experience managing multiple projects while maintaining exceptional customer service standards. Ability to present findings / recommendations to Executive level audiences. Ability to apply judgment and confidentiality in the handling of sensitive information. Ability to review, revise, and draft legal documents and conduct legal research. Knowledge of health care law and corporate compliance. Strong oral and written communication skills. Intermediate or advanced computer, spreadsheet, & database skills.
Please submit your application to https://choc.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/Careers/job/Main-Campus—Orange/Associate-Counsel_R-19259