Pharmaceuticals company Akorn has announced the appointment of Joseph Bonaccorsi as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary based at the corporate headquarters in Lake Forest, California.
He joins from pharmaceutical and infusion services company OptionCare, where he served as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary from 2002 to 2007. Following the acquisition of OptionCare by Walgreen Co in 2007, he served as senior vice president, mergers and acquisitions and counsel for the Walgreens OptionCare's home care division.
Prior to joining OptionCare, Bonaccorsi was in private practice in Chicago, where he focused on civil litigation. He was an associate attorney at the law firm Fraterrigo Best & Beranek and a capital partner at the law firm Sanchez & Daniels.