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Jobs

Bay Area Legal Incubator (BALI); The Bay Area
BALI Solo Practice
Interested in solo practice? Hastings has partnered with four Bay Area law schools and the Alameda County Bar Association, Voluntary Legal Services Corporation to launch a solo practice incubator to support 2016/2017 grads interested in building a solo practice.

BALI is a legal incubator designed to support recent law graduates in building sustainable law practices that serve modest means clients who have difficulty accessing affordable legal services. Recent graduates receive mentorship, client referrals, office space, and extensive practice management training. Participants have the option to choose the type of practice areas that interest them and receive six months of hands-on training in pro bono placements while building their practice.

Application Due October 2nd, 2017 at 5:00 PM. To apply, See job #22065 on HCO and visit the CDO BALI page to learn more.


Castlight Health; San Francisco, CA
Legal Counsel
Castlight Health is looking for a high-performing corporate counsel who can thrive in a fast-paced, challenging environment with a broad range of responsibilities. The primary focus of the role will be to provide transactional support and day-to-day legal advice and negotiation for our product sales, but with growing involvement in a wider array of business and legal issues, including data privacy, healthcare regulation, international expansion, and business partnerships.The ideal candidate has experience as a commercial and product attorney and wants to broaden her/his skillset in a role that will actively expand with the business. If you are looking for an opportunity to make a significant impact, Castlight Health’s legal team provides an empowering and action-oriented environment to take your career and our mission to the next level.  For contact information and the full job description, visit Castlight Health's website.


California Medical Association; Sacramento, CA
Associate Director for the Center for Health Policy
The Associate Director is responsible for policy development, analysis and regulatory advocacy with state and local agencies. The Associate Director manages these issues within the policy-making bodies of the association, which includes an annual congress of physician delegates, a Board of Trustees, an Executive Committee, standing councils, technical advisory committees and delegations.  Duties include advocacy, policy research and development, and association governance.


The Center for Reproductive Rights; New York City, NY
ART Human Rights Counsel, USPA
The Center for Reproductive Rights (the Center) is the premier global legal organization dedicated to advancing women's reproductive health, self-determination, and dignity.  The ART Human Rights Policy Counsel will report directly to Director, US Human Rights and is responsible for managing the Center's proactive ART (Assisted Reproductive Technologies) strategies and will be part of a small and entrepreneurial team. The ART Human Rights Policy Counsel will lead legal and policy development related to embryo personhood, access to ART, access to IVF, and surrogacy. This small team will work closely with the members of the US Human Rights Team, Judicial Strategy, USPA, USLP and Pro-Bono programs.


Premier, Inc.; Charlotte, NC
Corporate Counsel II
Working under the supervision of the VP-Legal Services, this Corporate Counsel II will be primarily responsible for providing legal advice, guidance and support to Premier’s performance services business units, and as necessary or desired, various other business units of Premier, Inc.  The person in this role works independently on complex legal matters with little or no direction and assumes ownership of all assignments.

This position will design, draft, review and negotiate complex agreements across multiple areas of business, including software agreements, data licensure, research operations, IRB documentation and supply chain services, and data licensing. Responsibility include negotiates and approves supplier, data license, consulting and related agreements.  This position will also assist with related acquisition integration matters.  Experience with SaaS agreements, privacy, security, compliance, and regulatory matters required.  Additional responsibilities will include training sessions on relevant legal matters, monitoring current legal developments related to areas of responsibility as assigned by the General Counsel.

The position requires working collaboratively with various business teams and senior management and providing legal guidance that is clear and actionable in a time sensitive manner. The position will interact with Premier members, vendors, regulatory agencies and with outside counsel on assigned matters


National Health Law Program (NHeLP); Los Angeles, CA
Reproductive Health Attorney
NHeLP is seeking a full time experienced attorney for our Los Angeles office. The position will involve a broad range of advocacy on Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act (ACA), and other low-income health care programs, through a reproductive health lens.

The ideal candidate will have worked with the Medicaid program at the national or state level and have experience as a reproductive health advocate. This candidate will have the ability to think proactively and strategically and to respond quickly to changing circumstances; interest and willingness to listen and learn in partnership with state advocates; strong leadership, communication, research, and writing skills; and the ability to work individually and in teams.

The attorney will help to develop and implement NHeLP's legal, policy, and advocacy strategies for advancing the legal rights of low-income people and for achieving NHeLP's priority of advancing health and related economic equity. The ideal candidate will have experience working within communities of color and will demonstrate an understanding of the issues of reproductive justice as they impact low-income people, women of color, and other underserved populations.


Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, PC; Boston, MA
Associate
Hooper Lundy & Bookman, a nationally recognized, midsize health law firm seeks associate with 2-4 years’ experience to join our business and regulatory team to support our new and growing downtown Boston office, with a focus on transactional, compliance, and regulatory work for healthcare providers. Outstanding academic credentials and excellent writing and oral communication skills required, with a strong preference for candidates with experience in health law (transactional, regulatory, or litigation). The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in working on a wide variety of matters, ranging from large transactions to fraud and abuse investigations and defense. Position offers a highly competitive salary, excellent benefits, and challenging, interesting work in a collegial environment.Please send a resume, transcript, and cover letter to: plane@health-law.com


University of California, Hastings College of Law - Office of the Chief Financial Officer; San Francisco, CA
Contracts and Grants Analyst
The position will help establish and support institutional policies and procedures related to research compliance and administration, and will specifically manage the budgets for sponsored research for two academic centers: the UCSF/UC Hastings Consortium on Law, Science & Health Policy and the Institute for Innovation Law.  The individual in this position will plan, develop, coordinate and direct activities related to sponsored research management; provide analytical and technical assistance in the strategic planning and implementation of activities to build, sustain and support contract and grant programs; manage the general budget related to both state funding and external funding; and work cooperatively with leadership to ensure quality and avoid redundancy.

 

Internships

University of California, UCSF/Hastings Consortium; San Francisco, CA
Research Assistant (see details below)
Want to spend the summer getting up to speed on all the latest changes in health law? Professor Jaime King is looking for a paid summer research assistant to conduct research on issues related to health care reform, Medicare, and antitrust and assist with updating the Furrow, et al. health law casebook. The position offers flexible hours, writing assistance, and a fun working environment within the Consortium. Please send resumes to Jaime King – kingja@uchastings.edu - at your nearest convenience.


University of California, Office of the President; Oakland, CA
Compliance Internship
Position assists the ethics and compliance staff in the Office of the President in the performance of various compliance processes and procedures to document and assess effectiveness of the systemwide University of California Ethics and Compliance Program.
To Apply: Send resume with cover letter indicating interest to Linda.Buffett@ucop.edu


American Health Lawyers Association; Washington, D.C.
Diversity Summer Internship

As part of AHLA's initiative to cultivate diversity among attorneys practicing health law, the Association provides opportunities for talented law students of diverse backgrounds so they can learn more about this segment of the legal profession.

The eight-week internship provides interns numerous networking opportunities with leading health care attorneys, attendance at the Association's Annual Meeting where top-notch CLE sessions on the latest in health and life sciences law are offered, and various legal research/writing projects for AHLA's Professional Resources and Public Interest departments.


University of California San Francisco; San Francisco, CA
Legal Internship Program
The Legal Intern (LI) will work under the supervision of ICD staff in the preparation, review, analysis, and negotiation of agreements with assistance from ICD officers (these may include Material Transfer or more advanced agreements depending on LI’s experience). The LI will also research legal questions, manage sensitive communications with sponsor representatives, and provide time sensitive quality customer service to principal investigators and their staff. The LI’s work assignments will provide the student with opportunities to develop basic contract drafting and negotiation skills, learn about issues pertinent to the university-industry collaborative research process, and become familiar with UCSF’s intellectual property policies.

Fellowships

National Health Law Program (NHeLP); Los Angeles, CA; Carrboro, NC
Health Law Fellow (See description below for links)
The National Health Law Program (NHeLP) is seeking two full-time Health Law Fellows for our Los Angeles office and one fellow for the North Carolina office.  Ideal candidates will have strong research and writing skills, familiarity with the Medicaid program and public health law, the ability to work individually and as a member of teams, and a demonstrated interest in using law to reduce disparities and improve health.The LA fellows will provide general legal and policy support, with an emphasis on improving access to care for individuals, particularly underserved individuals, at risk of unintentional overdose. The North Carolina fellow will focus on increasing access to Medicaid services for children, particularly in the context of managed care. These are temporary full-time positions, available immediately, and will end June 30, 2018. Follow the links below to learn more.

Health Law Fellows (2 Positions, Los Angeles)
Health Law Fellow (North Carolina Office)


National Health Law Program (NHeLP); Los Angeles, CA; Washington, D.C.; and Carrboro, NC
Policy Fellow
Each of our offices seeks one full time policy fellow to assist our legal/policy staff with their work on Medicaid and health issues affecting low-income people. The position will last for two years.The ideal candidate will have experience as a health advocate or a demonstrated interest in learning about law and policy affecting the health of vulnerable populations; experience with or interest in legislative and administrative policy and litigation; the ability to think proactively and strategically, and to respond quickly to changing circumstances; strong communication, research and writing skills; and the ability to work individually and in teams or coalitions. The policy fellow will support NHeLP’s staff that develops and implement NHeLP's legal, policy, and advocacy strategies for advancing the legal rights of low-income people and for achieving NHeLP's priority of advancing health and related economic equity.


Borchard Foundation Center on Law & Aging; Salt Lake City, UT
Fellowship in Law & Aging Program
The Borchard Fellowship in Law & Aging offers the opportunity to carry out a substantial project related to law and aging in partnership with a host agency. Up to three fellowships are available to law school graduates interested in, and perhaps already in the early stages of pursuing, an academic and/or professional career in law and aging.


Lawyers for America
LfA Fellowship
Placement sites seeking fellows from the current 2L class are:
Criminal sites: Contra Costa DA, Contra Costa PD, Solano County PD
Nonprofits: Center for Biological Diversity and Consumers Union
Other government: Berkeley City Attorney and Contra Costa Superior Court
Applications due in February; interested students can contact Marsha Cohen or Linh Spencer.

 

Other job boards to check out:

Health Care Compliance Association

AHLA Career Center