Location: New Brunswick, New Jersey Function: Legal
This Senior Counsel position is for an attorney within the Litigation Group of the Law Department of Johnson & Johnson. The responsibilities of this position are to advise and represent the company and each of its three sectors (pharmaceuticals, medical devices, and consumer products) in patent litigation around the world.
As a Senior Counsel for Patent Litigation, you will:
Manage a large portfolio of complex patent litigations in the United States and abroad
Coordinate with outside counsel in management of cases
Work with third-party partners, company management, and other personnel in support of litigation
Advise company management concerning patent, regulatory, and product exclusivity issues
Manage litigation budgets
Negotiate and draft complex patent settlement and license agreements
A Juris Doctor Degree and admission to and in good standing with at least one state bar is required.
A minimum of 8 years of experience in complex patent litigation is required.
Experience handling all aspects of pre-trial case preparation and management including discovery, witness preparation, writing and review of major briefs, and selection and preparation of experts is required.
Experience managing litigation budgets is required.
The ability to work across business functions and cultures with teams across multiple time zones and independently in a fast-paced environment is required.
Experience managing multiple complex matters simultaneously in multiple jurisdictions is required.
Trial experience is required.
Experience negotiating settlements is preferred.
Must be articulate and a collaborative colleague.
Must be available for moderate travel within the US and occasional travel outside the US.
Primary Location United States-New Jersey-New Brunswick-One Johnson & Johnson Plaza Organization Johnson & Johnson (6067) Job Function Legal Requisition ID 2105944843W