Assistant General Counsel at KPMG
McLean, VA, USA
12 Nov → 12 Dec
KPMG is currently seeking an Assistant General Counsel, Intellectual Property (IP) to join our existing IP and Technology group within the Firm’s Office of General Counsel.
- Identify and evaluate KPMG’s intellectual assets to determine the most suitable way to safeguard them – i.e. statutory protections patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, contractual restrictions or operational protections
- Develop and implement (with the aid of other specialists) applicable IP protections
- Consult with senior leaders and inventors within the firm to provide advice and guidance as to numerous IP related topics such as misappropriation, infringement, monetization, reputational enhancement and divestiture
- Work with the litigation group to evaluate potential claims and enforce KPMG’s IP rights and counseling on the legal issues associated with the implementation of negotiated contractual term
Requirements / Qualifications
Minimum six years of recent experience counseling clients on intellectual property issues at a leading law firm and/or in-house legal department
J.D. or LL.M for an accredited law school and licensed to practice law in New York, Washington DC, Virginia or Pennsylvania
Client-service orientation with the ability to create effective working relationships cross-functionally, including interfacing with internal and external stakeholders on legal
Ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines with consistently high-quality work product in a fast-paced environment
Benefits/What We offer
How To Apply
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