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Overview: FMC Corporation is seeking an Intellectual Property Counsel (“IP Counsel”). Based in Philadelphia and reporting to the Chief Intellectual Property Counsel, the IP Counsel will join a top-flight legal team to work in a fast-paced environment on Intellectual Property matters of consequence to FMC. The ideal candidate will have significant experience in pragmatic, business-astute counseling on patents and trade secrets. Significant trademark experience is a plus. This vital role provides an ideal professional environment for a confident, proactive, commercially-minded lawyer with high levels of autonomy balanced with organization and team needs, and an ability to manage challenging, significant matters.
Company: FMC Corporation is one of the world's leading specialty chemical companies. FMC’s chemistries are helping to grow the world's food, enabling new innovations in pharmaceutical delivery, enhancing foods and beverages, contributing to a more sustainable energy supply and advancing the manufacture of hundreds of essential products. Revenue totaled approximately $3.3 billion in 2015. FMC employs approximately 6,000 people throughout the world and operates its businesses in three segments: FMC Agricultural Solutions, FMC Health and Nutrition and FMC Lithium.
Location: Philadelphia, PA.
Experience: 10+ years of relevant legal experience, with in-house counsel experience required. A degree, preferably advanced, in a chemistry- or biology-related discipline is preferred. Admission to practice before the US Patent Office is required. Significant trademark experience is a plus.
Compensation: Competitive and commensurate with experience.
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