The Judge Group, INC
The Judge Group is seeking a Corporate Counsel (IP – Intellectual Property) in their Mableton, GA area office. The qualified individual will have experience prosecuting large patent dockets activities in the chemical technology area. COMPENSATION: $150,000 to $175,000 plus a healthy bonus MUST HAVE: Experience with prosecuting large patent dockets MUST HAVE: BS degree in chemistry or related field MUST HAVE: A JD degree MUST HAVE: Admission to state Bar RESPONSIBILITIES: - Provide support to Research & Development groups - Manage all IP activities - Pursue IP protections internationally - Work with internal employees on IP matters including analytics support and product development - Conduct initial patent process including overseeing patenting process and leading committees - Manage outside counsel and vendors - Provide IP activity reports to executives - Support training of employees - Excellent skills in analyzing patent claims, prior art, technical design-around options - Effective communication, negotiation, client-relations skills; team-oriented attitude EDUCATION: - Bachelors degree in chemistry or related field - JD degree - Admission to state Bar - Prior registration to practice in the US Patent and Trademark Office - Minimum of 5 years’ experience performing search and or opinions - Experience creating and implementing IP strategies, analyzing IP portfolios, freedom-to-operate analyses, and landscape mapping - Some international IP rights experience \r
The Judge Group, INC
Website : http://www.judge.com/
Working at the crossroads of people and transformative technologies, The Judge Group delivers innovative business solutions - powered by top talent - to help organizations reach their strategic goals and realize opportunities now and in the future. The Judge Group is a leading professional services firm specializing in technology, talent, and learning solutions. Our services are successfully delivered through a network of more than 35 offices in the United States, Canada, China, and India. The Judge Group serves more than 40 Fortune 100 companies and is responsible for the placement of more than 5,000 professionals annually across a wide range of industries.