Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel at ConforMIS



Senior Level

Burlington, MA, USA

Not defined

28 Dec → 27 Jan

Job Description

The Chief Legal Officer & General Counsel will be responsible for playing a key role within the Executive Leadership Team to provide sound legal counsel and make recommendations to management on matters of significance. Will oversee all in-house legal activities for both the Conformis Intellectual Property portfolio as well as various projects with shifting priorities and deadlines.


Job Responsibilities

  • Oversee all legal operations and drive legal strategy
  • Manage, direct, and support the Legal team. Hire, train, develop, teach, coach, mentor, motivate, discipline, and reward staff members
  • Meet regularly with direct reports to review performance, identify any issues, and set expectations of goals
  • Educate and provide counsel to Executive Leadership Team on compliance, risk management, legal issues, and corporate governance
  • Support a wide array of departments including Sales, Operations, HR, Clinical, Finance, and Marketing; assist with various legal matters including general risk management, data privacy, employment, and intellectual property
  • Interpret laws, rulings, and regulations and determine how they apply to Conformis

Requirements / Qualifications

  • JD from an accredited university

  • Must be an active member of the Massachusetts bar (or other state bar, if intending to pass the Massachusetts bar) in good standing

  • 7-10 years of experience practicing in the corporate department of a large firm or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of previous experience in a supervisory role

  • Demonstrated ability to monitor the work of direct reports to ensure quality, accuracy, and thoroughness

  • Active, effective communicator who drives a company vision/mission to align teams, critical resources, management, and stakeholders

How To Apply

Apply through LegalJobs.

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