Associate General Counsel, Reality Labs

Facebook   •  

Menlo Park, CA

Industry: Technology


8 - 10 years

Posted 20 days ago

Facebook seeks a motivated and experienced team player to serve as Associate General Counsel for Facebook Reality Labs, where world-class scientists and engineers are developing breakthrough technologies in augmented reality and virtual reality. This position will focus on shaping legal strategies and providing tactical legal counseling to various AR research and development teams on the AR software ecosystem and new applications of AR.RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Analyzing complex and global IP, privacy and other regulatory issues related to AR/VR to develop legal strategies for the design and development of AR software products and services
  • Influencing and driving strategies across multiple teams
  • Effectively counseling executives on complex, multifaceted legal issues
  • Overseeing complex technology transactions, including IP licensing, partnership agreements and other commercial agreements related to AR/VR software systems and services
  • Influencing and building relationships with executives, product teams and peers across Oculus and Facebook
  • Collaborating with subject matter experts at Oculus and Facebook to analyze and communicate legal risks
  • Managing attorneys working in this area


  • J.D. degree (or foreign equivalent) with membership in at least 1 state bar
  • 8+ years legal experience with law firms and/or in-house experience with technology companies
  • Experience with software systems and licensing models
  • Experience with privacy, and other regulatory and compliance issues affecting emerging software products and applications
  • Experience in building influence with tech executives
  • Managerial experience


  • Experience with consumer hardware research and development
  • Experience with human subjects research, health and medical regulatory issues