Under oversight of practice group management, engages with outside counsel to efficiently deliver legal expertise to KP when needed. Prepares legal documents, memoranda and other forms of communication regarding transactional or legal advice.
Provide dedicated advice and counsel to Business Unit clients on patent related matters, including invention disclosure submissions, patent application filings, assertion investigations, clearance and review, licensing and technology disclosures.
Reviewing, drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial agreements including but not limited to vendor/procurement or sales/service agreements, non-disclosure and licensing agreements, and distribution and manufacturing agreements.
Advising company in connection with land use, governmental approvals and permits, litigation related to companys facilities, real estate aspects of mergers and acquisitions and a variety of other real estate-related matters.
The ideal candidate will have worked in a law firm environment at a national or international law firm, spending time representing sponsors in the formation of funds, though consideration will be given to persons who have represented investors in venture capital and/or private equity funds.
Develop and execute a forward looking IP strategy for projects and portfolios in line with company business goals; collaborate within and across business units to identify and capture high value innovation.
You will serve as a primary attorney for a Research & Development Incubator function, and partner with your clients to develop, manufacture, market and distribute cutting-edge products and services worldwide.