Bell Helicopter has retained Major, Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for an Assistant General Counsel – Intellectual Property to be located in its Fort Worth, TX, corporate headquarters. Bell Helicopter is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates, please respond to the MLA search consultant who contacted you about this search or directly to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please do not contact Bell Helicopter directly; all resumes sent to Bell Helicopter will be routed to MLA for handling.
Overview: The Assistant General Counsel - Intellectual Property (AGC-IP) will provide strategic and practical legal advice in the area of intellectual property law and will facilitate patent preparation and prosecution. In particular, the AGC-IP will provide specific counsel and direction relating to technology projects for Bell Helicopter’s core businesses. Reporting directly to the Deputy General Counsel of Intellectual Property, this position is located at Bell Helicopter's headquarters facility in Ft. Worth, Texas.
Firm: Founded in 1935 as Bell Aircraft Corporation, Bell Helicopter continues to set the pace for the industry and expand the scope of vertical lift. An industry leader with unmatched name recognition, Bell Helicopter was first to obtain commercial certification for a helicopter. Over its rich 80-year history, Bell Helicopter has delivered more than 35,000 aircraft to customers around the world.
Compensation: Competitive salary, bonus and benefits.
Experience: Minimum of 7 to 10 years of experience in the field of intellectual property law including patent preparation and prosecution. A bachelor’s degree in Engineering is required. Applicants must be licensed to practice before the USPTO and in at least one U.S. state.
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