Full-Time

Sr Director

Intellectual Property

Updated on 5/15/2024

Corcept Therapeutics

Corcept Therapeutics

201-500 employees

Develops cortisol modulation therapies for diseases

Biotechnology

Senior

Menlo Park, CA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Requirements
  • Active membership in at least one state bar
  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • Complex contract drafting and negotiation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to provide timely, practical, and actionable legal advice
  • High emotional intelligence
  • Self-driven problem-solving skills
Responsibilities
  • Establish rapport and positive working relationships with project/program teams
  • Advise on patent preparation and prosecution, IP strategy, litigation, patentability, and freedom-to-operate analyses
  • Prepare and prosecute patent applications
  • Work closely with and manage outside IP counsel
  • Contribute to the development of consistent policies/procedures for IP disclosure and documentation
  • Identify training needs within the organization and assist in the development and presentation of training materials

At Corcept Therapeutics, we specialize in pioneering selective glucocorticoid receptor antagonists. Our focused efforts extend to over 30 active studies aimed at addressing the detrimental impacts of excess cortisol in endocrine, metabolic, oncologic, and psychiatric conditions. We are dedicated not only to advancing medical science but also to prioritizing the well-being of our team, ensuring a collaborative and supportive work environment that fosters innovation and professional growth.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$119.1M

Headquarters

Menlo Park, California

Founded

1998

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

21%

2 year growth

45%