Counsel, Contracts and Employment
Jill joined Flagship Pioneering in 2021 as part of the Contracts Management function. In this role, she brings operational and legal insights to the preparation and negotiation of various types of contracts, including confidentiality, consulting, services, licensing, facilities, human resources, and technology evaluation agreements. She works directly with Flagship portfolio companies to support their research and development efforts.
Over the past 20+ years, Jill has held various positions as both a transactional and litigation attorney, with a focus on pre-clinical and clinical contract negotiations in the biotech industry. Her prior roles include contract specialization at Millennium Pharmaceuticals (now Takeda), Citizens Bank, and Faber Daeufer & Itrato, P.C.
Jill received her BS in Communications from Emerson College and her JD from Suffolk University Law School. She also holds a Certificate in Human Resources Studies from Cornell University.