We are looking to hire an IP lawyer for our rapidly growing tech enabled consumer products company based in Union Square, NYC.

We are looking for someone with incredible communication skills and the ability to explain, clarify and simplify complex technical information, and who can provide risk-adjusted advice.

You are hungry, passionate and looking to grow exponentially.

You are highly intelligent, competitive, flexible and creative.

You will be working in partnership with the Company’s General Counsel and other execs across a wide variety of business and legal issues.

To ensure success, you should have excellent legal, technical and scientific knowledge with a keen interest in protecting the intellectual property of the Company. Top candidates will display a deep understanding of an invention and its technical aspects with the ability to articulate this information in a clear and concise manner.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide legal advice on valuable intellectual property rights such as patents, technical data, trade secrets, licenses, copyrights and trademarks.
  • Interpret laws, rulings and regulations for the intellectual property of clients.
  • Conduct legal, technical and scientific research and gather evidence.
  • Explain, clarify and simplify complex technical information.
  • Offer legal representation to clients in court proceedings on intellectual property matters.
  • Provide protection of the client’s intellectual property by enforcing statutory, regulatory and contractual obligations.
  • Provide protection of the client’s intellectual property by securing intellectual property rights and patent protection.
  • Provide advice and assistance on all matters relating to invention management and preparing patent applications on inventions.
  • Monitor research and development activities for the identification of inventions and potential external claims for compensation.
  • Review proposals and proposed statements of work to ascertain appropriate intellectual property provisions for inclusion in any resulting contract.

Requirements:

  • Registered Patent Lawyer with a minimum of 8 years experience.
  • Strong communication skills as role requires partnering with senior business leaders
  • Drafting and prosecuting patents and trademarks
  • Strong freedom to operate experience, including search
  • Experience at CPG companies preferred, with a focus on appliances
  • Must be registered patent attorney.
  • Registered Patent Lawyer with a minimum of 8 years experience.
  • Experience in drafting and prosecuting patent assets, developing patent strategies and conducting associated patent analysis, due diligence, transactions and licensing.
  • Highly knowledgeable on technical, scientific and legal aspects of intellectual property.
  • Outstanding communication skills with the ability to simplify complex information.
  • Analytical thinker with strong conceptual and research skills.
  • Natural leader who displays sound judgment and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.