Senior Counsel, I.P. Law for Global Technology Manufacturer
The Senior Counsel, IP Law focus primarily on the company’s patent litigation and pre-litigation matters. Reporting to the Senior Director responsible for patent litigation, this position requires an individual with substantial law firm experience litigating patent disputes and familiarity with the technology manufacturing industry. This IP attorney will also support the drafting and negotiation of technology-related transaction agreements such as technology development agreements, technology in-licenses and out-licenses, and U.S. government contracts. At least five years of prior experience negotiating with third party patent owners to resolve litigation and pre-litigation assertions; and work in close collaboration with members of the company’s engineering, finance, sales, and market analysis teams in collecting and analyzing information relevant to such assertions. This attorney will also provide intellectual property law support to the company’s Strategic Agreements and Alliances (“SAA”) group on technology contracts. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of 5 years of top-tier law-firm based patent litigation experience and/or experience with the I.P. aspects of commercial transactions and with IP transactions. This position can be located in Austin, Houston, or New York.