Job Category: Legal
Clinical Licensure Required : N/A
Job Type: Full Time Position Summary:
The Senior Legal Counsel on the Litigation team will:
• Provide advice on managing pharmacy litigation and other negligence claims filed against CVS Caremark. Duties will include working with internal clients and outside counsel on formulating and executing case strategy.
• Provide legal advice to the internal departments whose operations are affected by this litigation.
• Provide advice on insurance coverage issues.
The Senior Legal Counsel will report to the Vice President and Assistant General Counsel – Litigation. Required Qualifications:
Several years’ experience as a litigation and trial lawyer in private practice, including experience as the lawyer primarily responsible for cases Strongly prefer experience as an in-house lawyer with responsibility for managing litigation Ability to manage outside counsel to achieve cost-effective results for the company Understanding of commercial insurance and risk management concepts Ability to communicate complex issues clearly and concisely to business executives Ability to work effectively and cooperatively on projects with business executives and other lawyers A strong intellect coupled with practical business judgment Superior writing skills Exceptional organizational skills and strong attention to detail Preferred Qualifications:
Experience as a litigator in a law firm as well as experience as in-house counsel. Education:
J.D. from an ABA accredited law school Business Overview:
CVS Caremark, through our unmatched breadth of service offerings, is transforming the delivery of health care services in the U.S. We are an innovative, fast-growing company guided by values that focus on teamwork, integrity and respect for our colleagues and customers. What are we looking for in our colleagues? We seek fresh ideas, new perspectives, a diversity of experiences, and a dedication to service that will help us better meet the needs of the many people and businesses that rely on us each day.
As the nation’s largest pharmacy health care provider, we offer a wide range of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities across our three business units – MinuteClinic, pharmacy benefit management (PBM) and retail pharmacy. Our energetic and service-oriented colleagues work hard every day to make a positive difference in the lives of our customers.
CVS Health is a pharmacy innovation company helping people on their path to better health. Through our 7,800 CVS/pharmacy retail pharmacies,...