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Legal Counsel, IP Transactions

Apple Inc.
Cupertino, California 95014
  • Job Code
  • Job Type
    Corporate Counsel
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Changing the world is all in a day's work at Apple. If you love innovation, here's your chance to make a career of it. You'll work hard. But the job comes with more than a few perks.

Management of patent assertions and patent licensing, advisement on all types of IP transactions, and due diligence for acquisitions.


As a member of Apple's in-house IP Transactions team, you will be analyzing and negotiating with third parties on complex patent matters, conducting intellectual property due diligence for acquisitions, engaging in assessment and valuation of patents and licenses, and counseling clients on all types of IP contracts. You will be directly engaged in formulating and driving strategy as well as providing counsel to clients at all levels of management. The ideal candidate will have the following attributes:

- Deep, sophisticated knowledge of patent law and experience managing patent disputes.
- Experience negotiating patent licenses and other types of IP contracts.
- Natural team player.


Key Qualifications:
•4+ years experience (either at a major law firm and/or in-house) with patent licensing and disputes.
•Ability to advise effectively all types of business, legal and engineering clients.
•Excellent communication, analytical, and organizational skills.


J.D.; degree in engineering, computer science is a plus.

Apple is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusion and diversity. We also take affirmative action to offer employment and advancement opportunities to all applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities. Apple will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants.

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