Job Details

Biochemistry Attorney / Chemistry Attorney / Genetics Attorney / Molecular Biology Attorney / Biotechnology Attorney / Molecular Biology Attorney in South San Francisco, CA

Organization Type

In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jun 11, 2021

Posted on

Apr 26, 2021

Years of Experience

Min 7 yrs required

Location

South San Francisco, CA, United States
Practice Area
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Litigation >> Intellectual Property - Litigation - Life Sciences >> Biochemistry
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Litigation >> Intellectual Property - Litigation - Life Sciences >> Chemistry
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Litigation >> Intellectual Property - Litigation - Life Sciences >> Genetics
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Litigation >> Intellectual Property - Litigation - Life Sciences >> Molecular Biology
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Patent >> Intellectual Property - Patent - Life Sciences >> Biotechnology
Intellectual Property >> Intellectual Property - Patent >> Intellectual Property - Patent - Life Sciences >> Molecular Biology
Apply for this job
 
Your Email:
Upload Resume:
Apply Later
 

Profile

Senior Counsel – Patent – Biosimilar/Innovator Biologics
The candidate will be handling all aspects of intellectual property, especially in identification of relevant patents, conducting searches for prior art, analyzing third party patents, developing persuasive legal arguments, drafting opinions, working with experts, and performing other pre-litigation activities. Developing and implementing global freedom-to-operate strategies for Amgen products in collaboration with other in-house attorneys. Drafting and prosecuting patent applications and providing patent litigation support. Developing and counseling others on intellectual property strategies associated with Amgen’s business and research endeavors. Working individually, in legal teams, and in cross-functional business teams. 10% domestic and global travel anticipated. Must have J.D. degree or LL.M. degree from an accredited law school, admission to practice law in a U.S. jurisdiction and 4 years of experience practicing intellectual property law. Should have registration to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Should preferably have 7+ years of experience practicing patent or intellectual property law. Experience in U.S. and/or foreign intellectual property law relating to biotechnology at a law firm or biotechnology/pharmaceutical corporation preferred. Experience in U.S. and/or foreign adversarial proceedings (such as patent litigation, Inter Partes Reviews, Post Grant Reviews, or oppositions), including experience developing and implementing a global freedom-to-operate strategy desired. Undergraduate degree in the sciences and a working understanding of molecular biology, cell biology, microbiology, biochemistry, genetics, immunology, structural biology, pharmaceutics, or chemical engineering. Preferably, an advanced degree, such as a Master’s or Ph.D., or research experience in one of these areas preferred.

Company info

Apply Now

Similar Jobs:

Director and Associate General Counsel, Intellectual Property, Practice Area Lead, Oncology Respons...
Deputy General Counsel
South San Francisco, CA
Deputy General Counsel Duties: Serve as Deputy General Counsel responsible for designing and implem...
Patent Counsel Duties: Develop the overall IP strategy and execution for various therapeutic progra...