Draper is an independent, nonprofit research and development company headquartered in Cambridge, MA. The 1,700 employees of Draper tackle important national challenges with a promise of delivering successful and usable solutions. From military defense and space exploration to biomedical engineering, lives often depend on the solutions we provide. Our multidisciplinary teams of engineers and scientists work in a collaborative environment that inspires the cross-fertilization of ideas necessary for true innovation. For more information about Draper, visit www.draper.com.
Our work is very important to us, but so is our life outside of work. Draper supports many programs to improve work-life balance including workplace flexibility, employee clubs ranging from photography to yoga, health and finance workshops, off site social events and discounts to local museums and cultural activities. If this specific job opportunity and the chance to work at a nationally renowned R&D innovation company appeals to you, apply now www.draper.com/careers.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Draper is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. We understand the value of diversity and its impact on a high-performance culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or genetic information.
Draper is committed to providing access, equal opportunity and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. To request reasonable accommodation, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reporting to the General Counsel, Corporate Counsel is responsible for providing legal advice and support to business areas and members of management relating to government, commercial and licensing agreements, research and development, business alliances and intellectual property issues. Corporate Counsel shall provide legal support for all facets of the business including transactional work with customers and partners and for internal company functions. Corporate Counsel shall be responsible for mentoring junior attorneys.
Must have experience with government contracts, including the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Department of Defense FAR Supplement (DFARS) and government rights in technical data and copyrights. Experience working with technology businesses is essential. Experience with intellectual property law protection and technology license agreement is preferred.
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