New York City-Based Legal Professional
About Allen Waxman
A graduate of Harvard Law School with a diversity of legal experience, Allen Waxman is currently the Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Eisai Inc., a subsidiary of a Japanese-based global pharmaceutical company. Prior to starting his job at Eisai, Waxman was a partner in the litigation department of Kaye Scholer LLP, and the chair of its Life Sciences Group. His responsibilities at Kaye Scholer included handling multiple major pharmaceutical litigation cases as well as compliance counseling and legal risk management services. Prior to joining Kaye Scholer, Allen Waxman was the General Counsel and Senior Vice President for Pfizer, Inc., where he managed several practice areas. At Pfizer, Waxman help cut costs and improve operations.
In his spare time, Allen Waxman pursues multiple enriching pastimes and hobbies, including bicycling and hiking, among other outdoor activities. He has enjoyed climbing Mt. Ranier and Mt. Kilimanjaro, and has hiked the Inca trail to Machu Picchu. Waxman also enjoys attending movies and the opera, and is an avid sports fan; his favorite teams include the Chicago Cubs, the New York Knicks and the Washington Redskins.