September 02, 2016
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Principal Counsel (Counsel 4 0201)-OGC Health Law and Medical Center Services

University of California Office of the President - Oakland, CA

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Job Description

Requisition Number

Working Title
Principal Counsel (Counsel 4 0201)-OGC Health Law and Medical Center Services

Appointment Type
Staff - Contract

Personnel Program

Work Hours
Monday-Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm

Percentage of Time

Organizational Area
Office of General Counsel

Oakland, CA

If Other:

Posting Salary
$105,100 - $263,200
Commensurate with experience.

Position Summary
This is a 12-month contract appointment. Advises on a broad range of health law matters affecting the University's academic medical centers, health sciences schools, and other clinical operations. The University's academic medical centers form a $7.5 billion enterprise, operating premier quaternary medical centers throughout the State; its health sciences education system is the country's largest, with more than 14,000 students enrolled in 17 health professional schools and programs; and it is among the largest recipients of NIH research support in the United States.

The Office of General Counsel (OGC) delivers ethical, timely, efficient and high quality legal services to the University of California ten campuses, five medical centers, and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, as well as to the Board of Regents, the President, the Chancellors and other officers of the University. Its services include prosecuting and defending litigation, drafting and negotiating agreements, providing advice, counsel and interpretation of laws, regulations and policies, and assisting with development of effective compliance and risk mitigation strategies to facilitate the University's complex operations.
University of California is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action employer