• About the Firm: We are a global leader in the life sciences sector, serving customers in healthcare, applied markets (including food, agbio and the environment), research and government.
  • About the role: LGC is looking for an interim lawyer to join the legal team at a busy time to advise the business on a broad range of commercial contract, litigation and other legal issues including those arising from our international M&A transactions.
  • Looking For: We are looking to secure your expertise and experienced legal professional with (ideally) experience gained both in private practice and ideally a period as an in-house lawyer; with your experience in drafting, reviewing and negotiating a wide range of commercial agreements and legal documents. Furthermore, as a persuasive negotiator and effective facilitator, with a flexible and pragmatic approach, able to react promptly and effectively at all times; your skills are highly desirable.
  • Opportunities: The opportunities afforded to you will include, but not be limited to, providing commercially-focused legal advice in relation to commercial transactions, including to specialist colleagues in Business Development, Facilities, Finance, HR, IT and IP; and working closely with business colleagues on the successful integration of newly acquired businesses.
  • And more: You will be articulate, with excellent analytical, counselling, communication and interpersonal skills and sound legal, ethical and commercial judgement, able to connect with colleagues at all levels of the business in a positive, engaging and supportive manner; and possess excellent English language skills, both spoken and written.