IP Counsel
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OXMAN

11-50 employees

Fuses design, technology, and biology for multi-scale solutions
Company Overview
OXMAN stands out as a unique workplace due to its commitment to merging design, technology, and biology, creating a unique intersection of disciplines that fosters a culture of creativity and problem-solving. The company's nature-centric design approach not only addresses pressing global issues like climate change and loss of biodiversity, but also positions it as a leader in the industry, pioneering a new way of thinking about design and its impact on the world. With a focus on creating systems that improve nature rather than just maintaining it, OXMAN offers employees the opportunity to contribute to meaningful and impactful projects.
AI & Machine Learning
Social Impact
Biotechnology
Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

6%

2 year growth

142%
Locations
New York, NY, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Communications
CategoriesNew
Legal & Compliance
Requirements
  • J.D. from an accredited law school
  • Minimum 5 years of professional experience
  • Admitted to a US state bar and USPTO registration in good standing
  • Strong industry or patent law experience in one or more of the following fields of biology, engineering, robotics, plant sciences, material science, chemistry, or design
  • Experience with patent preparation and prosecution experience preferred
  • Experience working at a top law firm and/or as in-house counsel
  • Experience in licensing, post grant proceedings and/or litigation in the above disciplines
  • Experience working with universities for sponsored research and licensing
  • Strong project management and organization skills, meticulous attention to detail
  • Independent, self-directed, highly motivated, intellectually curious, and driven to take initiative
  • Excellent, clear, and tactful written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Proactive in identifying solutions to potential problems
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment
  • Commercial instinct and ability to perform under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Strong commitment to the team; maintains positive working relationships with diverse people, including internal team and external partners
  • Embodies ethics, confidentiality, and integrity in all work, respecting both company and broader community policies in all conduct
Responsibilities
  • Collaborate with research and product development teams to identify and capture high value innovation and identify the best forms of IP protection for such innovation
  • Manage internal and external resources for the preparation, filing, prosecution, strategy and management of U.S. and international patent and trademark portfolios
  • Partner with R&D and commercial business units as an IP generalist, including monitoring and analyzing competitive intellectual property and product offerings, coordinating patent landscape searches and analyses, and supporting broader corporate IP awareness through IP training
  • Draft, review, and revise intellectual property related agreements
  • Setting and implementing a patent strategy for OXMAN's innovations in line with OXMAN business priorities and goals
  • Personally author patent applications and responses to patent office actions. Interacting with patent offices throughout the world to strengthen and accelerate the issuance of OXAMN's patented innovations
  • Supporting IP litigation, licensing and commercialization activities
  • Supporting competitive intelligence and monitoring activities
  • Providing other IP support as needed