Eli Lilly promotes Michael Harrington to SVP, General Counsel

More legal moves in the pharma space, this time at Eli Lilly:

Eli Lilly announced that Michael Harrington will be promoted to SVP and general counsel, effective Jan. 1, 2013. Harrington — who currently serves as VP and deputy general counsel for the drug maker and is responsible for the legal function across Lilly’s five business units — will replace Robert Armitage, who will retire at the end of the year.

[via Lilly promotes Michael Harrington to SVP, general counsel | Drug Store News.]

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