This position will be based in InterDigital’s Wilmington, DE office. We are seeking an attorney with significant experience in corporate and securities matters for public companies, as well as experience with M&A matters for large multi-national corporations or private equity funds. The ideal candidate will have experience advising public companies on securities matters and has been closely involved in the drafting and revision of ’33 Act and ’34 Act filings.
Working closely with the company’s finance department, be responsible for all SEC reporting and compliance activities, including, but not limited to, the preparation and filing of Forms 8-K, 10-Q, and 10-K, annual reports, proxy statements, registration statements, and Section 16 reports;
Prepare and monitor the administration of individual and corporate 10b5-1 trading plans;
Deliver Rule 144 clearance opinions;
Working closely with the company’s investor relations department, assist with the preparation and review of all press releases, earnings call scripts, investor presentations, marketing materials, internal information provided in response to media requests, and corporate website content for SEC, NASD, and general corporate governance compliance;
Act as primary corporate liason with the company’s transfer agent;
Assist with management of the company’s equity compensation programs;
Assist with M&A transactions
Assist with management of corporate governance matters;
Provide legal analysis and prepare presentations, reports, research memoranda, etc.; and
Perform other corporate duties as assigned.
Law degree from top-tier law school
Current state bar membership
4+ years related experience at a law firm or in a corporate law department
Experience advising U.S. multinational corporations
Experience with matters related to intellectual property rights (IPR), particularly patents, preferred but not required
Must have strong communication skills.
Ability to read, analyze and interpret legal documents.
Ability to respond effectively and persuasively (verbally and in writing) on behalf of the company, and to common inquiries or complaints from customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
Word processing, spreadsheets, Internet software, e-mail, database software
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
InterDigital develops fundamental wireless technologies that are at the core of mobile devices, networks, and services worldwide. We solve many of the industry's most critical and complex technical challenges, inventing solutions for more efficient broadband networks and a richer multimedia experience years ahead of market deployment. InterDigital has licenses and strategic relationships with many of the world's leading wireless companies. Founded in 1972, InterDigital is listed on NASDAQ and is included in the S&P MidCap 400® index.