General Counsel Digital Signal
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The responsibility of the General Counsel will be leading corporate strategic and tactical legal initiatives. The General Counsel will provide senior management with effective advice on company strategies and their implementation, manage the legal function, and obtain and oversee the work of outside counsel. The General Counsel will be directly involved in complex business transactions in negotiating critical contracts.
The successful candidate should have the following experience:
Broad, overview experience in intellectual property law including patent law, licensing of IP rights, and IP due diligence;
Exposure to and/or familiarity with the following areas of law: securities, antitrust, computer law and privacy;
Experience dealing with the SEC;
Experience working on matters of corporate governance and with a board of directors is required.
Experience managing other attorneys and supervising support staff in a corporation is required as well as experience with cost effective management of outside legal resources.
Familiarity and understanding of Sarbanes-Oxley and legislation and related FASB revenue recognition guidelines will be critical. Experience in directing strategy and managing complex IP litigation cases is also a must.
Law Degree from a top tier law school. Admitted to practice. Minimum of six years of experience in a top tier law firm environment. Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of contacts, including outside attorneys, senior management, and business associates. The successful candidate should hold a law degree and be a member of the bar.
||Chantilly, VA |
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