Description:

Position Overview:
In this role, the ideal candidate will be a partner to managers throughout the organization by reviewing, editing, and creating agreements to/from customers, investors, vendors, and partners. Additionally, the person in this role will review, research, interpret, and prepare both written and oral opinions on a wide variety of legal issues such as contracts, vendor agreements, non-disclosure agreements, intellectual property, employment law, compliance, and many other areas. Seeking expertise from outside counsel and coordinating such efforts will be critical to the success of this role. Using excellent time management and organizational skills to keep orderly records while ensuring fast and effective responsiveness will also be critical for success.

Responsibilities:
  • Maintaining knowledge of the company's legal activities and legal documents.
  • Preparing, reviewing, and editing agreements.
  • Advising executives and managers on various legal matters.
  • Facilitating filings of licensing forms and other statutory requirements.
  • Assistance with management of Ocient's intellectual property.
  • Collaboration with outside counsel.

Qualifications:
  • Juris Doctorate degree from an accredited law school.
  • 3+ years as a corporate attorney or with a legal firm serving corporate clients.

Ideal Candidate:
  • Experience at a startup organization.
  • Experience in the tech industry
  • Strong experience with contracts
  • Experience with intellectual property.
  • Experience with equity and venture investments