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SomaLogic, Inc. In-House Counsel, Senior Counsel in Boulder, Colorado

Position Summary:

SomaLogic is a privately-owned bioinformation company that developed a revolutionary proteomics technology capable of measuring thousands of different human proteins in a small sample of blood or other sample type. We are a dedicated team of colleagues now moving towards commercializing the health-related information derived from our platform to help people worldwide proactively manage their health. As a part of our commercialization effort, we are seeking additional legal and contracts expertise to join our dedicated team and help us realize that vision.

Key Job Responsibilities:

Ÿ Draft, review, and revise contracts and advise on contracts and other transactional documents in the context of both domestic and foreign companies and universities, including services agreements, license agreements, data privacy agreements, business associate agreements, collaborations and joint ventures, material transfer agreements, nondisclosure agreements, and other business documents

Ÿ Advise and draft agreements with an in-depth understanding of privacy laws and regulations, including HIPAA, GDPR and CCPA

Ÿ Advise the business on contract terms, issues, risks and negotiating strategies, protecting confidential and privileged information and protecting company IP and other assets.

Ÿ Attend meetings as necessary to assist in legal planning, strategies and drafting, and participate in contract and other business negotiations

Ÿ Maintain a professional level of legal services to SomaLogic by using effective communication skills, promptly responding to and completing requests for legal work, facilitating completion of legal documents and other projects, and communicating with employees, customers, and business collaborators to facilitate timely movement of projects to completion and to provide information on project status and deadlines

Ÿ Assist in improving and maintaining contract workflows, document management databases, and document retention procedures for contracts and other company records



Ÿ Bachelor’s Degree (BS, BA) with a preference in Life Sciences, BioTechnology or Chemistry fields.

Ÿ J.D., LLB or higher legal degree

Ÿ Licensed to practice law in Colorado or at least one U.S. state

Ÿ If no current Colorado license, will need to promptly obtain a Colorado single client or general license

Ÿ Courses in or practical knowledge of chemistry, biology, or other science are desirable

Skills and experience

Ÿ Minimum three years of current legal and contract management practice in an in-house legal department, preferably with experience in a technical corporate environment, such as a biotechnology company, engineering firm, or science organization

Ÿ Substantial experience in drafting and negotiating simple and complex contracts and other legal transactional work

Ÿ Cross-functional relationship management skills with both internal and external stakeholders for successful contract execution.

Ÿ In-depth knowledge and practical experience around data privacy laws

Ÿ Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Ÿ Advanced level of business computer user skills, including use of email and Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint

Ÿ Detail oriented, particularly in preparing, reviewing and evaluating contracts and other documents, with the ability to use clear, consistent and unambiguous language

Ÿ Ability to multi-task and prioritize assignments; efficiency in expediting and completing projects; adherence to deadlines

Ÿ Passion for continuous learning and improvement

Work Environment:

Work from home or office environment