The Office of General Counsel at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute seeks an attorney to join the team as an Intellectual Property Counsel. The Office of General Counsel is a full-service law department consisting of 9 attorneys serving the Institute and its affiliates. The ideal candidate should have approximately 4+ years of experience in life science-focused patent counseling and prosecution practice. The Intellectual Property Counsel will work both in support of more senior attorneys and independently to provide intellectual property counseling and portfolio management services to the Institute.
Located in Boston and the surrounding communities, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute brings together world renowned clinicians, innovative researchers and dedicated professionals, allies in the common mission of conquering cancer, HIV/AIDS, and related diseases. Combining extremely talented people with the best technologies in a genuinely positive environment, Dana-Farber provides compassionate and comprehensive care to patients of all ages; conducts research that advances treatment; educates tomorrow's physician/researchers; and reaches out to underserved members of our community. Dana-Farber collaborates with research and clinical partners, including other Harvard Medical School-affiliated hospitals.
The Intellectual Property Counsel will work collaboratively with and in support of the Chief Intellectual Property Counsel and other senior attorneys in the Office of General Counsel. Extensive interaction required with senior administrative, research, and medical staff throughout the Institute and with outside companies and outside counsel.
Must be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent Office