Associate General Counsel - Securities and Transactions

5 - 7 years experience  •  Healthcare

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/21/18
5 - 7 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 05/21/18


Senior Associate General Counsel in the Securities and Transactions legal group at UnitedHealth Group.  This legal team oversees the M&A, investments, joint ventures, key strategic transactions, securities law, capital markets, real estate and tax legal functions enterprise - wide.



Primary Responsibilities:

  • Provide a full range of legal advice and services in areas such as M&A, investments, joint ventures, commercial law, contracts law, securities, anti-trust, tax law, regulatory and compliance
  • Assess legal risks and work with business and operational teams to mitigate and address
  • Provide executives across the enterprise with insights and guidance on complex, international legal issues and their commercial implications

 Required Qualifications:

  • Juris Doctorate degree
  • Minimum of 6+ years of progressive experience in transactional work (particularly M&A)


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills, works well in a team environment, able to work in diverse environments and adhere to highest ethical standards
  • Proven analytical skills and strategic decision-making ability

  • Experience successfully managing staff and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment

  • Impressive executive presence with the ability to gain credibility, rapport and support from key internal and external stakeholders

  • Outstanding writing skills

  • Strong influencing skills and ability to display a strong sense of versatility in relating to different levels within the organization and people with varying backgrounds and ideas.  Be able to facilitate consensus and directions for change.

  • Strategic thinking with experience developing a long-term plan and ensuring its execution



Careers at UnitedHealth Group. We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these select few, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 6 company. We provide an environment where you're empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks. And we offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. We believe the most important is the opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)


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