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Associate General Counsel - Eden Prairie, MN

Eden Prairie, MN 55344
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Bring us your experience, your head for strategy, your strength with relationships and your eye for opportunity. In return we offer an unmatched place to grow and develop your career among a richly diverse group of businesses driven by the power and stability of a leading health care organization. Come help us heal and strengthen the health care system as you do your life's best work.(sm) 

We are seeking a qualified attorney for a position in the Optum Legal, Compliance and Regulatory Affairs Department with primary responsibility for providing labor and employment law advice and support to Optum. The successful candidate will have 5+ years of labor and employment law experience. The position will be based at Optum's headquarters in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. 

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Advise on labor and employment matters to include hiring, terminations, discrimination, wage & hour issues, disability accommodation, state and federal compliance (e.g., ADA, ADEA, Title VII, FMLA, FLSA, OFCCP and WARN Act) and investigations
  • Manage employment arbitrations and litigation
  • Support resolution of attorney demand letters, and Federal, state and local agency claims and charges
  • Provide comprehensive employment law support for mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures
  • Prepare, negotiate and evaluate risks involved with complex employment and similar agreements, including those containing employee non-competes and other restrictive covenants
  • Maintain a thorough knowledge of industry-leading practices and trends
  • Provide educational information and training on labor and employment matters
  • Occasional travel

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Posted: 2020-05-21 Expires: 2020-06-20

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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