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Full-Time

IP Counsel

Posted on 4/11/2024

Flagship Pioneering

Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Biotechnology firm creating health and sustainability solutions

Venture Capital

Expert

Cambridge, MA, USA

Category
Intellectual Property (IP)
Legal & Compliance
Required Skills
Management
Requirements
  • J.D. from an accredited law school
  • B.A. or B.S. in computer science, bioengineering, computational biology, bioinformatics, mathematics, or electrical engineering
  • 10+ years of patent practice with 5 or more years in AI, ML, data sciences, computational biology, bioinformatics, or bioengineering
  • Admission to practice law in a U.S. jurisdiction and registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Sophisticated understanding of intellectual property law and strategies for protection of computational and AI innovations
  • In-house experience in biotech or pharmaceutical industry or significant experience advising clients in biotech or pharma
Responsibilities
  • Partner with business, science, and legal colleagues to provide strategic advice on IP protection
  • Invention mining, patent preparation and prosecution, management of outside counsel, and IP education
  • Provide counsel and support corporate and BD efforts with IP due diligence, competitive intelligence, and licensing
  • Provide IP education to company scientists and management
  • Work with science and management teams of portfolio companies to identify and resolve IP issues

Flagship Pioneering fosters a culture of groundbreaking advancements in biotechnology, emphasizing an ecosystem approach that synergizes human health and sustainability. Their business model not only focuses on creating transformative products but also incubates leading companies like Moderna and Indigo Agriculture, positioning them at the forefront of scientific innovation and industry leadership. This approach offers employees a unique opportunity to be part of a pioneering team that drives real-world impacts across multiple sectors.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$6.4B

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Founded

2000

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

34%
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