Steuben Foods, Inc., a successful and fast-growing hi-tech member of 90-year old family owned and professionally managed group of food and beverage companies offers rare opportunity for attorney to grow into senior management role. This individual will initially provide hands-on assistance in leveraging highly valuable patent portfolio in high stakes litigation and otherwise, while participating in training program through which he/she will eventually garner broad expertise in most all areas of business.
The successful party will be integrated into gifted team of in-house counsel who work in close coordination with nationally recognized outside counsel. This in-house team includes, among others, an attorney with LLM from Edinburgh University and several years of intensive patent litigation experience at 200-plus attorney firm; an attorney with JD with honors and 11-plus year patent background in both litigation and PTO proceedings at 1,100-plus attorney firm; an attorney with JD with honors and broad-based litigation experience at 200-plus attorney firm and an attorney with JD with honors and extensive litigation background at 1,200-plus attorney firm and 200-plus attorney firm.
The ideal candidate for this position, which can be based at company’s suburban Buffalo, NY manufacturing headquarters or company’s Jamaica, NY offices, will possess:
• Minimum of 3 to 5 years of active patent litigation experience, with outstanding academic background preferably including Bachelors or Graduate Degree in Mechanical Engineering or related discipline;
• Admission to and good standing with the bar of a U.S. Jurisdiction, preferably the NYS Bar, and registration to practice at U.S. PTO;
• Adaptability and strong desire to learn company’s business; and
• 24/7 work ethic, with team-first mentality and demonstrated leadership qualities. Record of military service a strong plus.
When you learn more about us, you will agree we are offering a unique opportunity. You will receive excellent compensation and benefits from day one. Multiple individuals and their families have already relocated to join us at our suburban Buffalo location and they all readily attest to the outstanding standard of living and quality of life present in the local community. Most of all, you will have a deep sense of career satisfaction working as a member of a first rate team with which your potential is maximized and your efforts and achievements are recognized and rewarded.
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Employer Type: Small Corporation
Job Location: Buffalo/Jamaica, New York