Intellectual Property Transactions Attorney - In House Counsel
at Samsung Research America
Mountain View, CA
Title: Intellectual Property Transactions Attorney - In House Counsel
Company: Samsung Research America (SRA)
Lab: US IP Center
Location: Mountain View, CA
Samsung US IP Center (Silicon Valley), located in Mountain View, California, handles various IP matters including patent acquisition, anti-counterfeit/trademark enforcement, patent licensing, patent litigation and IP policy/outreach. Our talented attorneys and professionals have worked on some of the largest and most complex patent litigation, licensing and acquisition matters.
We are seeking a hardworking intellectual property transactions attorney who will support all our products and businesses across the globe. An ideal candidate would have extensive experience with drafting and negotiating complex intellectual property agreements, and be proficient in a broad range of related technology transactions, and be self-motivated and able to work well in a cross-cultural context.
Negotiate and draft complex intellectual property agreements, including patent and technology license agreements, joint development agreements, university licenses, patent pool agreements, and standard-setting organization agreements
Counsel internal clients in all aspects of IP agreements and IP aspects of commercial agreements
Represent the company before standard-setting organizations
Analyze patent licenses and provide support in IP disputes with third parties
Conduct IP due diligence for acquisitions
Manage outside counsel in complex transactional matters
7+ years of relevant experience at a top tier law firm
JD with CA license required
Substantive experience with drafting and negotiating patent licenses
Experience with broad range of technology transactions, including joint development agreements IP due diligence, patent pool agreements, university licenses, standard-setting organization agreements and patent acquisitions/sales
Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal skills
Ability to work effectively both independently and in a cross-cultural team across the globe
Experience in IP litigation preferred, but not required
Background in engineering preferred, but not required
Korean language ability a plus, but not required
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