Christy Hennigan

Associate Director, Legal at Obsidian Therapeutics

Christy Hennigan has a diverse work experience, primarily in the legal and contracts management field. Christy currently holds the position of Associate Director, Legal at Obsidian Therapeutics. Prior to this, they worked as a Sr. Contracts Manager (Consultant) at Robert Half.

Before joining Obsidian Therapeutics, Hennigan held various roles at Akcea Therapeutics, including Associate Director, Global Legal, Sr. Global Contracts Manager, and Contracts Manager. Christy also worked briefly as the Manager, Corporate Legal Affairs at Syneos Health (Previously INC Research/inVentiv Health).

In addition, Hennigan has previous experience at inVentiv Health, where they worked as the Manager Legal Affairs, Corporate. Prior to that, they served as the Contracts Administration Manager at inVentiv Health Clinical, Inc.

Hennigan's earlier work experience includes roles at FORUM Pharmaceuticals as a Contract Manager, and at Novartis Vaccines as an IP/Corporate Paralegal and a Patent Paralegal.

Christy began their career at ATEL Capital Group as the Administrator to Property Tax Accountant, and later worked as a Patent Administrator/Office Manager at Janah & Associates.

Hennigan's work experience spans over 17 years, highlighting their expertise and versatility in legal, contracts management, and administrative roles.

Christy Hennigan holds a Patent Paralegal Certificate in Intellectual Property Law from IP Paralegals. Christy also obtained their diploma from J.F. Kennedy High School. Additionally, Christy has completed the Harvard EdX Verified Certificate for Contract Law: From Trust to Promise to Contract from edX and holds a Paralegal certification from IPParalegals. Christy has also completed a course on The Six Morning Habits of High Performers from LinkedIn.


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  • Associate Director, Legal

    January, 2023 - present