Type of Experience: A World-Class International Law Firm seeks a senior-level associate or counsel to join the firm’s industry-leading Technology Transactions and Sourcing (TTS) practice group. TTS lawyers structure, negotiate and close complex deals relating to the development, deployment, licensing, use and disposition of technology and intellectual property, the sourcing of business process services, and the negotiation and implementation of complex commercial and industrial transactions. Our clients include developers and vendors of technology as well as users and customers of technology, including many Fortune 500 and Global 2000 companies.
The ideal candidate will have first chair experience doing complex technology and intellectual property deals, including software licensing and cloud services agreements, content licensing deals, software, data and IP development agreements, reseller and distribution agreements, e-commerce agreements, data and AI/ML development agreements, and inbound and outbound business process outsourcing (BPO) agreements. The candidate should also have experience conducting IP due diligence in M&A and other corporate and financial transactions.
Qualified candidates will have a minimum of six years of prior experience in the field at a law firm or in-house; strong academic credentials; excellent writing and organizational skills; the ability to multitask well; experience interfacing with clients and managing client relationships; and the ability to work collaboratively across teams and offices. While not required, a technical background such as a computer science degree or experience in technology business or consulting fields would be beneficial.