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Robert Half International In House Counsel in DE FOREST, Wisconsin


Robert Half Legal is seeking a Legal Counsel for a rapidly growing BioTech company in the greater Madison, Wisconsin Area. Candidates must have a minimum of 3-5+ years of experience handling contracts in a legal setting. The position is open due to growth and they are looking to fill the role ASAP! Essential duties and responsibilities include:

  • Drafting and negotiating a range of commercial contracts, research collaboration agreements, and related contracts.

  • Analyzing legal and commercial risk and effectively advising relevant teams on how to manage such risks

  • Ensuring that internal clients meet their business objectives in compliance with relevant laws and regulations

  • Support business development in relation to strategic corporate acquisition and licenses.

  • Assisting with litigation as required, including working with outside counsel to coordinate discovery responses and reviewing filings and other documents prepared by counsel.


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in multicultural environment, including business and legal writing

  • Practical issue-spotting and problem-solving skills

  • Strong negotiation skills

  • Self-starting with strong follow-through

  • Able to work under pressure and remain focused

  • Ability to work collaboratively (in person and virtual setting)

  • Organized and detail-oriented

  • Skilled with MS Word, PowerPoint, legal databases (e.g., Westlaw), and Excel

  • Experience with Teams and MS products a plus

  • Fluent written and spoken English required

For immediate consideration, please email a copy of your resume to jeremy.dinkin @

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Salary: $130,000.00 - $150,000.00 / Yearly

Location: DE FOREST, WI

Date Posted: January 13, 2021

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Reference: 01300-0011669616

Staffing Area: Legal