Patent Litigation Counsel (In-House) – Large Corporation – Southern Germany

Our client is one of the leading global players in the pharmaceutical industry and develops, manufactures, and distributes a wide range of products, including world-famous brands. Our client's continued success is based on the company’s innovative culture and high standards.

We are seeking a US patent attorney to manage the company’s patent litigation cases, with a focus on the US market.

The Candidate:
The candidate will have a minimum of 4 years of experience in a law firm or corporate law department managing complex intellectual property litigation matters. In addition, the candidate will be commercially-oriented and have the ability to communicate across multiple stakeholders.

A J.D. from an accredited US law school and a license to practice in at least one state.

At least a Bachelors in Biology, Biomedical Engineering, Biochemistry, Pharmaceutical Science, Chemistry or similar discipline.

An energetic, self-starting personality with a strong executive presence, including strong communication skills and excellent organizational skills.

Requisite flexibility to work in a multicultural environment.

Ideally have a connection to Germany via family, former study, or language ability.

This role is your opportunity to enjoy working in a creative and dynamic environment for one of Europe’s most successful companies. Further, the candidate will work in a region that is continuously ranked as having one of the highest quality of life worldwide.

Lastly, due to recent immigration reforms, accompanying spouses will likely have free access to the German labour market, including the possibility of self-employment.

Please e-mail cover letter, resume, writing sample (no more than 10 pages, please), and law school transcript to:

Additional Info:
Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: Southern Germany