A leading beverage manufacturer, based out of the Los Angeles area, has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for an Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property to be housed at its corporate headquarters. This position will work as part of a lean, collegial legal department and will support and manage all aspects of the Company’s IP matters, including trademark (prosecution and clearance, foreign and domestic, amongst other responsibilities), copyright and related rights. S/he will also have responsibility for matters related to IP litigation and dispute resolution. With a minimum of 10 years of related legal experience and an extensive background in handling soft IP matters, the successful candidate will be an analytical, detail-oriented team player and proven leader with excellent communication skills. Top tier law school credentials and previous experience at an AmLaw 100 firm and/or in-house are preferred.
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa is the world’s largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong,London and Tokyo MLA recruiters a...re dedicated to understanding and meeting clients’ and candidates’ needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search, and have been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted “Best Legal Search Firm in the U.S.” in the most recent national survey of America’s top law firms. To learn more about MLA, please visit our website at www.mlaglobal.com.
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