Assistant General Counsel for IP and Tech Transactions @ Fortune 500 Investors Services Company

Bay Area [Remote]


About the Role:

This is a role for the experienced technology transactions attorney to join the IP & Technology Law Group as subject matter expert for internal clients. This can be a fully remote position in the US. The Assistant General Counsel position works with internal business clients across all segments of the Company around the globe.

We are looking for an attorney with a solid technical background in computer science and/or engineering. Your primary focus will be drafting and negotiating a variety of technology agreements, including those relating to artificial intelligence (AI), blockchain, data analytics, cloud services, IT professional services, open-source projects, App Store/marketplace and technology and strategic partnerships.

The successful candidate will serve as an Intellectual Property Law SME by (i) providing advice to senior management and product development teams with respect to new technologies, such as AI and ML, AR/VR, (ii) contributing to the development and implementation of policy and process improvements to enable the adoption of new technologies, (iii) partnering with cross-functional stakeholders across the company on strategic initiatives to advise regarding IP ownership, data usage rights, open source, fair use and marketing issues, and (iv) assisting with all phases of M&A transactions from an IP legal perspective, including due diligence, review of transaction documents, and post-closing integration tasks.



  • Graduate of a top tier law school, licensed and in good standing
  • Minimum BS Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or Physics.
  • 12+ years of legal experience (with significant experience drafting complex technology and IP contracts)
  • Strong familiarity with digital technologies, such as Generative AI, Blockchain, and SaaS
  • Prior engineering experience is a plus
  • Responsive, with excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, including the ability to successfully interact with, and provide clear and practical guidance to business partners
  • Ability to manage a high volume of work and deadlines with flexibility, while adapting to changing priorities
  • Highly attentive to details, with sensitivity to awareness of risk (compliance and regulatory), controls implications and knowledgeable of corporate governance considerations



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