Works collaboratively and creatively with internal clients and provides broad spectrum legal contracting support, including day to day counseling. Clearly and effectively renders practical, timely legal advice.
Develop and implement strategy, procedures and programs to develop and maintain the intellectual property portfolios and legal rights of the Company, with an emphasis on the patent portfolio strategy and evaluation of new inventions.
Provide practical, timely, quality legal services to help the company meet its business objectives through deep understanding and compliance with laws, rules and regulations applicable to the company's businesses. This position may be assigned to a sub-specialty area within the Law Department.
Developing a deep understanding of the business and operational goals of assigned internal clients and work diligently to develop and maintain positive relationships with clients at all levels of the organization.
Responsible for training and guiding clients in complex issues typical for innovative, growth-oriented, multinational technology companies, such as licensing, open source software, compliance and competition laws, as well as coordinating with intellectual property counsel on a range of matters, including inbound and outbound software licensing, open source software and patent issues.
The Senior Commercial Counsel will work directly with lead counsel for each of the BT&S Global Products businesses, regional center of excellence legal teams and outside counsel to ensure cost-effective support of transactions and other matters of strategic importance to the BT&S Global Products businesses.