Patent Job Directory | Intellectual Property Jobs | Trademark Jobs

Job Details

Chief Patent Counsel - Molecular Diagnostics

Job Type: Full time
Company/Firm: Edge Consulting
Location: RTP, NC
Date posted: 08/19/10
Salary: Salary dependent on experience
Job Description:

Molecular diagnostics company seeks Chief Patent Counsel. The successful candidate will have patent experience with immunoassays, molecular diagnostics, reagents, in vitro diagnostics, and/or other biotechnology disciplines. The position will manage a department of patent attorneys and agents.

The position will be a "working manager", both managing the patent department and performing patent projects of his/her own. Duties will include working closely with business development and R&D, performing freedom to operate analyses and preparing patent landscaping. Responsibilities will also include due diligence analysis of merger and acquisition targets, plus negotiation of license agreements. Position will regularly interact with the senior management team.

Requirements
JD and 10+ years of patent experience at a law firm and/or life science company with immunoassays, molecular diagnostics, reagents, in vitro diagnostics, and/or other biotechnology disciplines. Experience managing at least one patent attorney is required.

Candidates with in-house life science experience will be preferred.

Necessary Experience: N/A
Contact: Contact:Louise Hamburg
Email:louise@edgelaw.com
Telephone:215-985-3646

« Back to Patent Job Directory