DIRECTOR or SENIOR DIRECTOR of INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
Major, Lindsey & Africa
Location: Redwood City, California
Type: Full Time
Competitive compensation package, consisting of a base salary ($194K - $260K (Director); $240K - $294K (Senior Director)), bonus, and equity will be offered for this position, consistent with the candidate’s level of experience.
Internal Number: 184221
Company: Revolution Medicines (NASDAQ: RVMD) is a publicly-traded, clinical-stage precision oncology company developing novel targeted therapies for RAS-addicted cancers. Its R&D pipeline comprises RAS(ON) Inhibitors designed to suppress diverse oncogenic variants of RAS proteins, and RAS Companion Inhibitors for use in combination treatment strategies.
Overview: Revolution Medicines is seeking an experienced Director or Senior Director of IP to join the Legal Team and to support and create practical, results-oriented IP strategies. Reporting to the Vice President, Intellectual Property, this attorney will be a trusted advisor to the Company by providing strategic counsel on all facets of patent law with a focus on the Company’s small molecule portfolio.
Experience: 7+ years (Director) or 12+ years (Senior Director) of law firm and/or in-house experience handling patent preparation and prosecution with focused expertise on pharmaceutical small molecule matters. A Masters or Ph.D. in Chemistry, Organic Chemistry, or related chemical science is required. Big Law firm training preferred.
Candidate must be a member of the California State Bar or otherwise qualified to practice law in California as registered in-house counsel and be admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
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