Lawyer

Organization: 
QIAGEN
Job Location: 
Germantown, MD
Job Description: 

We are looking for a lawyer with four – five years of experience in a law firm/and or in-house practice, in particular in M&A transactions, corporate and commercial agreements.

Primary responsibilities:

• Provide legal advice in national M&A projects during the entire process from due diligence to integration, coordinate and work closely with external counsel
• Structure, draft, negotiate and advise on a wide range of agreements with global business customers and partners, including development, license, distribution, marketing, sales, and service agreements
• Regional responsibility for the US and Asia
• Work directly with business development and sales and marketing teams to analyze and address legal and compliance issues in a comprehensive technological environment
• Advise executives and other internal business clients in the US and Asia on a wide range of complex and rapidly developing legal, compliance and business issues including intellectual property, sales and marketing, competition law and dispute resolution

Requirements: 

• Desire and ability to work as part of a team
• Strong results orientation and client focus
• Creativity to help business teams to achieve their goals without legal risks
• Outstanding analytical, organizational and communication skills.
• Good business sense, ability to think strategically and desire to establish a “trusted advisor” relationship with executives and other business clients.
• Willingness to travel
• Ability to work efficiently, meets demanding deadlines in a fast-paced environment, prioritize workflow and adjust to frequent workload fluctuations.
• Ability to work independently with limited supervision, working with a variety of personalities across a large number of diverse internal groups, teams and cultures.

Contact Information: 

If interested, please apply online:
http://careers.peopleclick.com/careerscp/client_qiagen/external/gateway....
or forward your resume to sheila.smaw@qiagen.com

About Our Organization: 

As the innovative market and technology leader, QIAGEN creates sample and assay technologies that enable access to content from any biological sample.
Our mission is to enable our customers to achieve outstanding success and breakthroughs in life sciences, applied testing, pharma, and molecular diagnostics. We thereby make improvements in life possible.
Our commitment to the markets, customers, and patients we serve drives our innovation and leadership in all areas where our sample and assay technologies are required.
The exceptional talent, skill, and passion of our employees are key to QIAGEN’s excellence, success and value.