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Software Attorney in Wilsonville, OR

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Company name

Mentor Graphics Corporation

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Years of Experience

Min 10 yrs required


Wilsonville, OR

Date Last Verified

Feb 15,2018

Posted on

Feb 14,2018

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Senior IP Attorney The candidate will provide intellectual property (IP) legal advice to the company's business. Will be the main point of contact for the Division leaders for all IP related matters. Work with LC LIT colleagues on patent and other IP-related litigation. Report to the Head of Legal. Counsel Business Partners as a trusted advisor for all assigned operative and strategic legal matters. Develop and influence processes and methods to identify and mitigate legal related business risks, and promotes respective actions. Select and manage engagements of external legal lawyers, and ensures adherence to accepted guidelines and processes. Serve as main point of contact for the Division (PL Segment equivalent) leads. Handles IP litigation and disputes together with LC LIT. Support M&A activities with respect to IP issues. Supports company and PL Legal team on IP matters.

Qualification and Experience

The candidate should be a licensed patent attorney in the US. Must have 10+ years of experience in an in-house legal and/or patent role. Deep understanding of the software industry is required. Solid understanding of the EDA industry is preferred. Should have willingness to engage in complex technical details. Position requires little to moderate travel within the US and internationally.

Additional info

Req ID: 6782

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Mentor Graphics Corporation
8005 SW Boeckman Road
Wilsonville, OR 97070