Intellectual Property Counsel (Legal)
Arthrex, Inc. is a global medical device company and a leader in new product development and medical education in orthopedics. Arthrex is actively searching for an Intellectual Property Counsel that will have responsibility for the IP of Arthrex's Shoulder and Knee Arthroplasty groups and it's Imaging and Resection groups. The successful candidate will build relationships with key customers and internal departments in order to build and maintain the patent and trademark portfolios, clear products under development and provide IP education for those groups. Excellent interpersonal, presentation and leadership skills along with eight plus years or more of related experience and must be a graduate of an accredited law school and a member in good standing of a state bar.The position does require travel. Join our talented team at a global medical device company focused on Helping Surgeons Treat Their Patients Better™.
Main Objective: Responsible for a broad range of IP services in order to protect the organization's legal interests and maintaining its operations within the scope established by law.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.
Education and Experience:
Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
Advanced writing, comprehensive reading, communication and research skills required.
Electronic based legal research experience required.
Machine, Tools, and/or Equipment Skills:
MS Office, PC, printer, copiers and other miscellaneous office equipment
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.