Teresia L. Bost is Senior Corporate Counsel at Celgene Corporation in Summit, New Jersey, where she focuses on broad based commercial contracts in North America. Celgene is a global biopharmaceutical company committed to improving the lives of patients worldwide. Teresia has been at Celgene for 11 years, and during her time there has provided a broad level of counsel and support on general business transactions and other corporate matters, globally. Prior to joining Celgene, Teresia was an associate at Sedgwick, Detert, Moran and Arnold (now Sedgwick) in Newark, NJ, where her practice focused on providing counsel and support on general business transactions and other corporate legal matters.
Prior to moving to New Jersey, Ms. Bost worked in Connecticut, with the United Technologies Corporation at Pratt & Whitney Group, IAE International Aero Engines AG and Otis Elevator Company. Ms. Bost has served as a mentor to law students and others; a Girls on the Run coach; and on the Board of Trustees for the Good News Home for Women, in Flemington, NJ, she founded a Breast Cancer Awareness “Pink and Black” fashion show, with the Association of Black Women Lawyers of New Jersey (ABWL-NJ), created to educate women of color about the risks of developing breast cancer and serves as a panelist at conferences on topics of EU Compliance and International Clinical Trials. She is an honors graduate of Fisk University, holds a JD from Touro Law Center, and has completed course work towards an LL.M. in European Business Law from the University of Amsterdam, School of International Relations.