Regulatory Compliance Counsel# JLNYC9

posted on: 19 Mar 2018



Leading Healthcare Pharmaceutical IT Technology Company seeks an attorney for a Regulatory Compliance Counsel role. The position is based in their New York City headquarters. The Regulatory Compliance Counsel will oversee all regulatory and compliance matters and assist with other legal issues as they arise.  


    • Review existing policies and procedures, identifying gaps and making enhancements where needed to mitigate identified risks
    • Contract review of NDAs, MSAs, SOWs, BAAs, PBM Agreements, and other documents to ensure regulatory compliance
    • Proactively make recommendations on developing and assessing corporate compliance programs, training, adherence and effectiveness
    • Integrate compliance controls into the scope of existing company-wide business practices for all internal organizations, including without limitation, Security, Legal, HR, Engineering, Product and Sales
    • Develop, maintain and review policies/procedures/workflow for general operations and implementation of compliance initiatives
    • Develop, maintain and update reporting and escalation procedure and workflow for compliance issues to be routed through the appropriate channels for investigation
    • Act as an independent review and evaluation body to ensure that compliance issues/concerns within the organization are being investigated and resolved
    • Work with Dev/Security team to develop automated solutions that will enhance the compliance infrastructure, including the creation of spec documents
    • Manage certification processes for both internal initiatives and external vendors


    • JD from ABA accredited law school; current and active US State Bar license in good standing
    • Minimum 4 years of relevant work experience; combination of law firm and in-house experience preferred
    • Significant experience, understanding and counseling experience on HIPAA, Consumer Privacy Regulations and Drug Manufacturer Couponing
    • Strong understanding and experience with industry regulatory and compliance requirements applicable to healthcare, pharmacy, drug manufacturer and technology companies
    • Ability to advise and provide recommendations on regulatory matters with minimal guidance from outside counsel
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills
    • Strong analytical and investigative skills
    • Strong project management skills to implement and ensure execution of compliance initiatives
    • Experience with security and compliance in cloud environments
    • Ability to speak technically with software development and IT administrators
    • Technical skills to manage and write development tickets for compliance and security program implementation initiatives
    • Hands on experience with at least one compliance or security framework such as SOC 2, HITRUST, or ISO 27001.

If qualified and interested, please contact: Jeff Lutley, Meridian Legal Search, NYC All communication is confidential.

Type: Attorney- In-House
Level: Counsel
Practice: Compliance, Healthcare
Compensation: unspecified
State: New York City: New York
Telephone: (212) 354-9305 Email:
Recruiter Name: Jeff Lutley