The successful candidate will assist Intrexon’s Legal team on a wide range of intellectual property issues in a growth-oriented synthetic biotechnology company. The Patent Attorney will provide prosecution of patents and support for a wide range of patent protection, procurement efforts, freedom to operate and patentability relating to synthetic biotechnology, and potential regulatory matters. The ability to counsel research and business colleagues by providing clear advice is essential. Candidate will be responsible for maintaining and building the intellectual property portfolio through the use of patents, trademarks, copyright, trade secret and other regulatory means to protect Intrexon’s (the “Company”) current and future products. Preference given for candidates with experience in microbial platforms for human therapeutics, plant and crop improvement, plant breeding, food science, food labeling/packaging, and/or pest control.
Job Type:Full Time
Education:Registered Patent Attorney, preferably with a J.D. from a top law school and member of the Bar in good standing required
Experience:Minimum of 3 (three) years of total experience, including patent prosecution, opinion work, and license drafting in microbial platforms or agriculture biotechnology