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Legal Counsel Pakistan

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Legal & Compliance Counsel for Pakistan    
Provide commercially-oriented operational support and strategic guidance to Medtronic’s operations in Pakistan which includes
- Being the primary support for all legal and compliance matters for Pakistan, including providing legal advice on strategic projects and operational matters.
- Being responsible for ensuring compliance with the internal and external regulations and procedures including the Medtronic Code of Conduct, the Business Conduct standards and the applicable laws

A Day in the Life

Legal matters:

Advising on all operational matters and strategic projects, including providing advice on commercial law, competition law, employment law, IP, public procurement law and product liability, with a high degree of independence. Managing the implementation and supervision of the Distributor Policies, including review and approval of distributors, negotiation of distributor agreements, advising on renewals and terminations and conducting the Distributor Monitoring Program.

Managing disputes and litigations if necessary under involvement of outside counsel.

Conduct trainings for employees and distributors on legal matters.


Compliance matters

Implementing and operating the compliance processes for Pakistan operations and activities in collaboration with the strategic compliance team, including:

  • Driving the implementation of compliance rules, regulations and processes
  • Advising on compliance matters, such as drafting, review and negotiation of clinical study, research, training, sponsor/donation, consultancy and other non-sales contracts and other arrangements with hospitals and health care professionals
  • Approving compliance matters


Overall responsibilities:

Participate effectively as member of the local management team and the global legal & compliance department.

Identify and manage internal and external legal resources as required to provide high quality legal services at a reasonable cost.

Counsel internal clients practically and strategically on legal and compliance issues relating to the businesses in question.


Must Have: Minimum Requirements
  • Strong academic credentials and degree from a recognized law school in Pakistan
  • Fluency in business/ legal English, both in written and oral
  • Minimum 3 - 4 years’ post internship legal practice in a top law firm and/ or an international company.

Nice to Have

Experience in Medical Devices or Pharmaceutical Industries

Multi-national/multi-cultural experience

About Medtronic

Together, we can change healthcare worldwide. At Medtronic, we push the limits of what technology, therapies and services can do to help alleviate pain, restore health and extend life. We challenge ourselves and each other to make tomorrow better than yesterday. It is what makes this an exciting and rewarding place to be.

We want to accelerate and advance our ability to create meaningful innovations - but we will only succeed with the right people on our team. Let’s work together to address universal healthcare needs and improve patients’ lives. Help us shape the future.

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The mission to improve access to healthcare globally is something we are all very proud to work hard toward achieving. Great people, fun atmosphere, big city salaries. The CEO is fantastic - he is a very clear communicator of the mission and is truly dedicating his life to achieving it.
Smart and committed coworkers. Mission driven. Good benefits. Good long term career opportunities. Company is large enough that you can always find interesting projects to work on.
Knowing that everyday your work helps to save lives makes it great place to work. Training on lean practices, quality and other. Excellent peers.


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