Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Great Expression Dental Centers (Company) to conduct a search for a General Counsel position.
Overview: General Counsel (GC) will serve as the primary legal counsel to ADG and affiliated Great Expressions Dental Centers, and will advise the CEO, the Board of Directors and the other Company leadership. The GC will be responsible for all legal affairs for the Companies, including corporate governance, regulatory compliance, government affairs, M&A, commercial contracts, litigation, intellectual property, internal compliance and risk management programs, employment and human resources. He or she will serve as a key member of the executive leadership team, providing business and legal perspective and advice on a wide range of strategic, tactical, and operational issues.
Company: Great Expressions Dental Centers provides access to affordable dental care delivering both quality and convenience. Our patients rely on us to improve their oral health and we deliver it – one smile at a time. Great Expressions Dental Centers’ doctors and team members strive to help you be your own kind of great every day. We come to work to serve you, and protect that special thing you use to greet the world: your smile.
Experience: 10+ years of experience as a practicing attorney, with specific experience in negotiating and reviewing commercial contracts. Healthcare experience is strongly preferred. Strong background as a corporate generalist with provider side healthcare experience, who has handled a wide range of securities and corporate matters, complex corporate and commercial transactions (including M&A), management, ethics and compliance, and legal department management, among other areas. The successful candidate will also have demonstrated leadership skills, strong management experience and a proven track record of effectively handling a company’s multi-unit retail function.
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