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Trademark Associate Attorney
Senior Corporate Practice Attorney

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TRADEMARK ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY

Job Description/Responsibilities:

Carr & Ferrell LLP is seeking a bright and enthusiastic lawyer to join our Trademark team on a full time basis.

The Trademark attorney position will primarily involve counseling technology companies in relation to the adoption, protection, and enforcement of trademarks, coordinating global trademark portfolios, and handling trademark-related disputes. The position will include some counseling and prosecution in relation to copyright and domain name matters.

Ideal candidates will have experience in conducting and supporting intellectual property litigation, a ravenous appetite for new technology and a strong interest in business development. Experience with developing and implementing global portfolio strategy and international trademark clearance and registration coordination is a plus, and a strong interest in working with colleagues abroad on international cases is a must.

Carr & Ferrell LLP is a full-service law firm uniquely positioned to provide strategic intellectual property, corporate, financing and litigation services. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley's technology and VC community, our attorneys leverage their technical and legal expertise to provide counsel to venture-backed start-ups and individuals that will be the industry leaders of the future.

Requirements:

    • - Current California bar membership in good standing
    • - 3+ years experience in domestic and foreign trademark prosecution, and client counseling on clearance and registration strategy; dispute experience a plus
    • - Interest in and aptitude for working with technology companies
    • - Personable team player
    • - Excellent written and oral communication skills

*This position could be fully remote for the right candidate.

Compensation:

Carr & Ferrell LLP offers a competitive compensation package and full benefits. Salary will be based on experience.

Contact:

For immediate consideration, submit your cover letter and resume to HiringTMAttorney@carrferrell.com. No phone calls, please. Email only.

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SENIOR CORPORATE PRACTICE ATTORNEY
(Start-Up, Emerging Company and Venture Capital Practice)

Job Description/Responsibilities:
We are currently searching for a Senior Corporate Lawyer to join our start-up, emerging company and venture capital team. This is an excellent opportunity for attorneys with 4+ years of “big law” experience to take charge of their practice and professional development. 

Requirements:
Immediate consideration will be given to applicants with the following qualifications:

  • - Must have corporate counseling experience working with start-up and young technology or life sciences companies
  • - Must have experience handling venture capital and other private financing matters
  • - M&A experience preferred
  • - 4+ years of “big law firm” experience
  • - Experience with licensing, distribution and other commercial agreements preferred
  • - Excellent professional judgment, communication, and organization
  • - Affinity for providing client-oriented services
  • - Stellar interpersonal skills that foster working relationships
  • - Good academic credentials from a top tier law school
  • - Current California bar membership in good standing required

About the Firm:

Carr & Ferrell LLP is a full-service law firm uniquely positioned to provide strategic intellectual property, corporate, financing and litigation services. Located in the heart of Silicon Valley's technology and VC community, our attorneys leverage their technical and legal expertise to provide counsel to venture-backed start-ups and individuals that will be the industry leaders of the future. 

Compensation:

Carr & Ferrell LLP offers a competitive compensation package and full benefits. Salary will be based on experience.

*This position is fully remote. Consideration will be given to out-of-state candidates as long as you are a member in good standing with the California bar.

Contact:
For immediate consideration, submit your cover letter and resume to HiringCorpAttorney@carrferrell.com. No phone calls, please. Email only.