Chief Legal Officer
Jane Wright-Mitchell has served as chief legal officer since July 2014. She additionally assumed the roles of corporate secretary and chief compliance officer in 2016.
Immediately prior to joining the Company, Ms. Wright-Mitchell served as associate general counsel at Mesoblast Inc., where she served as legal advisor to senior management for labor and employment issues, licensing and corporate transactions, legal and compliance oversight of the company's clinical trials and privacy matters, manufacturing activities, litigation management and oversight of intellectual property matters.
Prior to Mesoblast, Ms. Wright-Mitchell was assistant general counsel at Purdue Pharma, L.P. and associate general counsel at Neurogesx Inc., respectively. Ms. Wright-Mitchell received her Juris Doctor from Chicago-Kent College of Law, Doctor of Pharmacy from the University of Illinois, Chicago and Bachelor of Science in biological sciences from Clemson University. She is a registered pharmacist (Illinois) and registered to practice before the US Patent and Trademark Office.