AR/VR Research is seeking a Lead Counsel in Redmond, Washington where leading scientists and engineers are pushing the boundaries of virtual and augmented reality. Success in this position will require you to be a primary point of contact for the business to provide creative, predictive, and practical guidance to clients on diverse legal and business issues. You will also be drafting and negotiating a wide variety of contracts that are key to the success of AR/VR Research. This is a unique opportunity to work on cutting-edge issues in a fast-paced start-up that is leading the field of virtual reality and augmented reality.
Be a technology counseling and transactional generalist: support business objectives related to research and development, technology transfer, and intellectual property
Negotiate, draft and advise on a wide variety of contracts, including development agreements, collaboration agreements, non-disclosure agreements, intellectual property license agreements, and other commercial contracts
Build positive and influential relationships with executives, research teams and peers across Oculus and Facebook
Collaborate with subject matters experts at Oculus and Facebook to analyze and communicate legal risks across a wide range of issues
J.D. degree with membership in at least 1 state bar
5+ years of legal experience, including prior in-house experience with a technology company and/or at a global law firm
Experience with technology licensing agreements and hardware development agreements
Experience building influence with tech entrepreneur executives and advising various stakeholders teams on complex legal issues
Experience negotiating agreements related to integrated circuits or sensors
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
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