Intellectual Property & Commercial Contracts Associate

Parker Poe, PNC Plaza, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America Req #252
Wednesday, April 20, 2022

Become part of the Parker Poe team that – for more than a century – has represented many of the Southeast’s largest companies and local governments in transactions, regulatory issues, and complex litigation. We are a tight-knit firm that values the person beyond the lawyer or professional. Because of this, in addition to structured integration efforts, you will find that mentorship, professional development, and internal referrals happen organically. If you want to join a collaborative team providing sophisticated legal services – without losing sight of our calling to give back to our communities – this is the place to be.

ABOUT THE ROLE

Parker Poe is seeking a junior Associate with 0 to 2 years of law firm experience to assist in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts in Raleigh, North Carolina. The ideal candidate will have experience drafting a variety of commercial contracts, including technology agreements, supply agreements, service agreements, development agreements, material transfer agreements, and data sharing agreements. Although the position would fall within our Intellectual Property Practice Group, prior IP experience is not required. We are looking for someone who has an interest in the life sciences industry and has exceptional drafting and analytical skills. State Bar of North Carolina licensure is preferred. 

 
ABOUT THE PRACTICE
Our robust and rapidly growing IP group assists clients in a wide variety of fields, including life sciences, health care, manufacturing, and IT, with the establishment, protection, commercialization, and enforcement of their intellectual property rights on a global basis. We provide work of the highest quality for clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups. We are a tight-knit group that offers many meaningful and personalized opportunities for successful career development, including through partner mentoring, extensive client interaction, and business development resources. If you are committed to excellent work product and the highest level of client service, and you want to join a dynamic, collaborative, and diverse intellectual property team that values your individual development, this is the place for you.

ABOUT PARKER POE
For more than a century, Parker Poe has represented many of the Southeast’s largest companies and local governments in transactions, regulatory issues, and complex litigation. Our attorneys have extensive experience representing clients in the education, energy, financial services, government, health care, life sciences, manufacturing, and real estate industries. Parker Poe has more than 250 attorneys serving clients from eight offices in Charlotte and Raleigh, North Carolina; Charleston, Columbia, Greenville, and Spartanburg, South Carolina; Atlanta, Georgia; and Washington, DC.

Lawyers in each of our offices are rated among the highest quality attorneys across their respective states, recognized for effective and efficient service. The Best Lawyers in America lists nearly 80 of our attorneys in its rankings, and we are also well-recognized by U.S. News & World Report, Super Lawyers, Chambers USA, and other ratings publications.

Parker Poe is a tight-knit firm that values the person beyond the lawyer. Because of this, in addition to structured efforts, you will find that mentorship, professional development and internal referrals happen organically. If you want to join a collaborative team that is working on sophisticated matters – without losing sight of our calling to give back to our communities and those in need – this is the place to be.

NOT OPEN TO SEARCH FIRMS AT THIS TIME. 
It is Parker Poe’s policy that all resumes and other information regarding candidates must be directed to the Recruiting Contact and a current executed fee agreement must be in place. There are no exceptions to this policy and a placement fee will not be paid or special priority assigned to any resume sent to Parker Poe in any other manner.

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  • Parker Poe, PNC Plaza, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America