Textron Specialized Vehicles, Inc. (Textron or the Company) has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for an Assistant General Counsel, Intellectual Property to be located in Thief River Falls, MN. Textron is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates may apply here. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Position Overview: Reporting to the General Counsel of Textron Specialized Vehicles, the Assistant General Counsel will be embedded in the business unit and responsible for overseeing the patent portfolio, working with engineers to identify patentable inventions, cultivate invention disclosures, and manage outside counsel in filing patent applications.
Experience: 3-6+ years of prior experience required, either at a law firm, in-house, or a combination.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus.
Location: Thief River Falls, MN.
Relos: Yes, this is a national search.
Bar: Candidates must be licensed to practice law in at least one U.S. jurisdiction and be registered to practice before the USPTO.
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