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Regional Legal Counsel – Global Healthcare company



Leading global healthcare company is looking for a Japan qualified attorney for their newly established business unit. 

  • Drafting, reviewing and negotiating legal documents
  • Helping establish the legal function for this recently acquired business unit
  • Working closely with legal teams in other business units 
  • Providing legal advice to internal clients (commercial and business operations)
  • Assist in managing all internal regulations and processes
  • Ensuring compliance with applicable laws and regulations
  • Working closely with APAC region on commercial matters
  • University degree in Law 
  • Bar admission in Japan
  • Minimum 5 years of legal experience gained in a law firm or a leading global company (pharmaceutical industry experience not required, but preferred)
Preferred Skills:
  • Strong analytical and consultative mindset
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Native Japanese, Business Level English


For more information about the position, please email Paul Cochrane directly.