OVERVIEW: Specialized seeks a highly-motivated IP Coordinating Counsel with first-hand experience managing the intellectual property needs of a global company. This role will provide strategic advice regarding opportunities for product innovation and direction, and create the legal structures to help establish legal rights to the company’s valuable intellectual property.
LOCATION: The position will be based in Morgan Hill, CA (Bay Area).
EXPERIENCE: The successful candidate will have 7-10 years of legal experience focused on intellectual property. Law firm plus in-house experience is preferred. The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s or advanced degree in engineering or other science-related field, and a J.D. from a top U.S. Law School.
QUALIFICATIONS: Member in good standing of the California Bar (or eligible for In-House Counsel status) and USPTO certified.
Internal Number: O-0782795
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