Associate Director, Patent Attorney (Internal #: PATENT 967)
Our client, a dynamic and fast growing, publicly-traded biopharmaceutical company in New York, is seeking an Associate Director, Patent Attorney to help in the development, protection and management of the company’s valuable intellectual property pertaining to bioprocess and manufacturing. This attorney will be required to develop close client relationships with the relevant scientific and business groups and coordinate patent filings, trade secret protection and administrative patent actions.
- Obtaining and managing IP protection in bioprocess and manufacturing;
- Developing close relationships with and counseling the relevant scientific and business groups;
- Coordinating patent filing, trade secret protection, and administrative patent actions;
- Monitoring and reviewing case law and legislative developments;
- Surveilling competitor activity and taking steps to ensure the company’s long-term competitive advantage;
- Advising on complex business transactions and external partnerships;
- Conducting due diligence and supporting business transactions;
- Providing litigation support.
- JD and admitted to practice law in at least one state; preferably NY;
- Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering, Biochemistry, Cell Biology, or Chemical Engineering is required; Experience with mammalian cell culture or protein purification preferred.
- At least 4-8+ years of pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical or chemical IP experience required at a company, law firm or total years at both.
- Demonstrated experience in patent preparation and prosecution, licensing, due diligence, and strategic client counseling; litigation experience is a plus.
- Exceptional communication skills and ability to independently oversee legal matters, manage the use of outside legal counsel and work collaboratively.
Sign up for Job Alerts
More from Princeton Legal Search Group, LLC
Chief Privacy Officer (CPO 973)Princeton Legal Search Group, LLCNew York, United StatesJan 24
General Counsel, Corporate, Governance, Finance & Securities (DEPGC 950)Princeton Legal Search Group, LLCPrinceton, NJJan 11
Associate Director, Senior Corporate Counsel (Internal #: CORP 966)Princeton Legal Search Group, LLCNew JerseyJan 05
Associate Director Patent AttorneyRegeneronTarrytown, NYJan 10
Patent/Transactional AttorneyFirm Advice, Inc.Washington, D.C.Jan 13
Patent CounselBeacon Hill Staffing GroupBoston, MAFeb 15
Patent CounselHusqvarna GroupCharlotte, NCJan 19
Patent Counsel, In-House (Exclusive)Beacon Hill Staffing GroupBoston, MAFeb 23