Assistant General Counsel

Job Location US-NC-Charlotte
Job Opening ID
Presbyterian Medical Center
Work Schedule
Job Status


This Assistant General Counsel role provides legal advice and counsel in the areas of compliance, privacy, data integrity, cyber, innovation and pharmacy throughout Novant Health. This role works closely with all components of the compliance function, including code of ethics, conflicts of interest, HIPAA counseling and coding.  This role also supports the intellectual property and innovation efforts within the system.  The ideal candidate has a blend of regulatory and transactional experience.  This role reports and takes direction from the SVP Deputy Chief Legal Officer.


At Novant Health, one of our core values is diversity and inclusion. By engaging the strengths and talents of each team member, we ensure a strong organization capable of providing remarkable healthcare to our patients, families and communities. Therefore, we invite applicants from all group dynamics to apply to our exciting career opportunities.


  • Education: 4 Year / Bachelor’s Degree,requiredfrom Undergraduate degree from a recognized college or university. Juris Doctorate Degree from an accredited law school,required.
  • Experience: 8 Year Experience in the Practice of Law, required. Previous experience in law firm and a healthcare setting, preferred. Previous experience in management, preferred. 
  • Licensure/Certification: Admission to the bar of at least one state or the District of Columbia, required.
    Additional Skills (required):
    • Skills for problem solving, teamwork, and developing innovative solutions. Excellent communication skills required. Ability to handle unusual, demanding and unrelated tasks, supervise and develop others in their performance. Strong organizational skills.
    • Speed to Market: Effectively works in a fast-paced work environment to deliver results
    • Problem Solving: Strong analytical, critical thinking and creative problem-solving skills.
    • Judgment: Demonstrated ability to act independently upon information and make decisions that achieve optimal results.
    • Essential Functions
      • Provides reliable and well-researched advice on all manner of compliance and regulatory matters.
      • Advises on specific health care issues such as HIPAA, the False Claims Act, the Anti-Kickback statute, government and private payor billing rules and confidentiality issues.
      • Works closely with the Chief Compliance Officer to maintain an effective and dynamic compliance program.
      • Provides advice on intellectual property matters.
      • Reviews and prepares agreements and contracts.
      • Assists in the development of new policies, procedures and forms for the organization.
      • Complies with and supports department policies, procedures, and protocols.
      • Maintains professional competency, according to department policies, procedures, and protocols.


It is the responsibility of every Novant Health team member to deliver the most remarkable patient experience in every dimension, every time.

  • Our team members are part of an environment that fosters team work, team member engagement and community involvement.
  • The successful team member has a commitment to leveraging diversity and inclusion in support of quality care.
  • All Novant Health team members are responsible for fostering a safe patient environment driven by the principles of "First Do No Harm".


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