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From acquisition of products and services, real estate
transactions, and new ventures to union grievances, provider
operations, and liability claims, this group encompasses all of
Kaiser Permanente's legal and government counseling and provides
cost-effective legal support across all functions.
Senior Counsel - Litigation
Oakland, CA Job Number:
942672 Date posted:
03/02/2021 Submit Interest
As a member of the Litigation Group, this attorney will manage
and advise on non-medical malpractice litigation matters. The
Senior Counsel will have a broad litigation practice supporting
Kaiser Permanente-s operations as an integrated delivery system in
California and the eight other jurisdictions where Kaiser
Permanente operates. In light of increasing healthcare regulation
and enforcement, Kaiser Permanente particularly welcomes
applications from candidates with expertise in managing government
investigations and enforcement actions, class actions, white collar
matters, and other high-risk or high-profile litigation.
- Advise complex organizations within KP enterprise-wide,
across multiple legal business entities
- Advise Health Plan & Hospitals leadership regarding False Claims
Act matters, government investigations, complex business disputes,
managed care litigation, privacy lawsuits, class actions, and
high-profile cases with potentially significant reputational and
- Practice also may include some management of single plaintiff
employment litigation matters. Basic Qualifications:
- Minimum eight (8) years of complex
litigation experience (excluding workers- compensation and medical
malpractice), preferably including prosecution or defense of False
Claims Act cases and/or other criminal claims, trial experience,
and class action experience. Education
- Juris Doctorate
License, Certification, Registration
- Applicable bar
license or willingness to obtain such license within two years.
- Successful candidate will have
demonstrated experience in most or all of the above-referenced
- Excellent academic and professional qualifications.
- Excellent references.
- Solid work ethic, excellent interpersonal and communication
skills (written and verbal), and sharp analytical skills.
- Demonstrated qualities consistent with the Department-s preferred
operating style, i.e., mutual respect, fairness, honesty, ethical
behavior, independent, creative thinking while operating as a team
- Superior writing and analytical skills based on substantial
experience advising complex organizations. Preferred
- Substantial litigation experience in prosecuting or defending
major healthcare clients in False Claims Act cases and/or similar
civil or corporate criminal/white collar matters.
- Substantial complex litigation experience in the health law field
(excluding workers- compensation and medical malpractice).
- Trial experience.
- Significant class action experience.
Scheduled Weekly Hours:
Day Working Hours Start:
08:00 AM Working
05:00 PM Job Schedule:
Full-time Job Type:
Regular Employee Group/Union
NUE Executives|NUE|Non Union Employee
Po/Ho Corp - Natl Legal Litigation -
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