Over two decades, Qualcomm Ventures (the venture capital group of Qualcomm) has invested in more than 360 portfolio companies and deployed over $1.5 billion in capital. Today Qualcomm Ventures has ~$1 billion in assets under management and more than 150 companies in its portfolio.
This opening is for a lawyer that will be a key player responsible for providing legal advice to Qualcomm Ventures on a wide range of matters. This lawyer will support all aspects of Qualcomm Ventures’ transactions, including term sheet drafting, diligence, definitive agreement review, portfolio management advice (e.g., shareholder and board matters) and portfolio exits (including IPOs, SPACs and acquisitions). This lawyer will need to work independently on new and follow-on financings for Qualcomm Ventures’ global portfolio. In addition to working with the other Qualcomm lawyers that support Qualcomm Ventures, this attorney will also need to manage outside counsel where appropriate for international transactions and help support Qualcomm’s finance, marketing and tax groups in their roles in monitoring investments and supporting Qualcomm Ventures’ investment managers.
In addition, this lawyer will be a member of Corporate Legal’s M&A team and will help support acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures and strategic investments through involvement in diligence, negotiations and interfacing with the various internal transaction and integration teams.
All Qualcomm employees are expected to actively support diversity on their teams, and in the Company.
5+ years of substantive experience leading venture capital transactions at a top-tier law firm and substantial general corporate and buy-side M&A experience
License to practice law in one or more U.S. States
Ability to work collaboratively and drive desired behavior through constructive influence across multiple departments
Excellent interpersonal, communication, and organizational skills
Highly motivated and strong ability to work independently
Experience with international transactions and working with local counsel
Undergraduate degree from a reputable college or university
Law degree from a reputable law school (U.S. or international)
Internal Number: 3011997
About Qualcomm Incorporated
Qualcomm is the world’s leading wireless technology innovator and the driving force behind the development, launch, and expansion of 5G. When we connected the phone to the internet, the mobile revolution was born. Today, our foundational technologies enable the mobile ecosystem and are found in every 3G, 4G and 5G smartphone. We bring the benefits of mobile to new industries, including automotive, the internet of things, and computing, and are leading the way to a world where everything and everyone can communicate and interact seamlessly.