28 days old

Director or Senior Director

  • Job Type
    Corporate Counsel
  • Job Status
    Full Time

This growing biopharmaceutical company is seeking a Biosimilars Director or Associate Director to join their legal team. The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree in biological, chemistry or other related sciences relevant to pharmaceutical IP practice. Prior experience in a large corporation driving strategic IP procurement and management of global intellectual property rights including drafting & prosecuting patent portfolios, licensing transactions, due diligence assessments, freedom-to-operate, infringement and validity analyses, and risk evaluation and mitigation strategies is essential. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to managing a team of attorneys/agents; providing counseling to stakeholders engaged in research & development, manufacturing, and business development/partnering; maintaining and sharing deep expertise and knowledge on legal case law, rules or regulations before the US Patent & Trademark Office as well as other relevant jurisdictional IP offices; and developing & deploying strategies, processes, operating standards and/or practices to ensure robust value-add practices and success across the company. Additional responsibilities include managing external relationships with outside counsel and collaborators; supporting IP related transactional projects, and litigation activities; being accountable for delivering on-time, on-target and within-budget team goals and results; and managing attorneys/agents directly or in a matrix management setting, including performance and talent management, coaching and mentoring.


The successful candidate will have a proven record of success in managing a team and projects. Outstanding academic credentials, as well as strong written, verbal and leadership skills, are essential. USPTO membership and admission to at least one state bar is required.



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With over 30 years of experience in the legal staffing industry, Premier Legal Staffing has specialized in recruiting the best talent for its clients and is offering great career opportunities to the candidates. Cutting-edge recruiting strategies give us a strong foothold in the legal community. We understand that every client, candidate, and situation is unique. We generate successful outcomes by implementing a personalized approach that focuses on the specific goals of each candidate and client.

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