Facebook seeks a highly motivated Lead Trademark Counsel to manage major global brands. This is a full-time position and is located in our Menlo Park, CA headquarters, and will report to the Associate General Counsel, Trademarks. This is a great opportunity to join a growing legal team and work on cutting-edge issues in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
Support product teams in selecting, protecting, and enforcing their brands
Advise clients on new names and logos in connection with frequent feature and product launches
Manage global trademark prosecution and enforcement for designated brands
Direct outside trademark counsel in execution of portfolio and enforcement strategies
Advise on IP issues in connection with production, content, and marketing
Communicate with internal clients and partners regarding Facebook’s brand protection and enforcement philosophies
Contribute to the continuous development and improvement of trademark strategies and processes
Assist with other trademark matters as necessary, including litigation, trademark diligence and marketing content clearance
JD degree and membership in at least one state bar
5+ years of experience with trademark clearance, prosecution, and enforcement
Experience protecting global brands
Experience prioritizing tasks under deadline pressure
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