ACC is committed to compliance with all applicable equal employment laws. ACC In-house Jobline listings may not explicitly or implicitly discriminate on the basis of any prohibited factor.
Listings on the ACC In-house Jobline are for in-house attorney positions only. While we do not accept non-attorney corporate job listings, if you are hiring a corporate legal operations professional, contact LawDepartmentOps@ACC.com. By posting a job on the ACC In-house Jobline or using the service as a job seeker, you are agreeing to comply with our Terms and Conditions, including those relating to discrimination. The system administrator may delete postings, which do not comply. Employer postings removed by ACC are not subject to refund.
We are very interested in your thoughts as we continue to develop the ACC In-House Jobline to better serve your needs. If you have questions about ACC In-house Jobline, please call our helpdesk at: 1-888-491-8833 Ext. 1125 (Extension Required).
Vista Outdoor has exclusively retained Major, Lindsey & Africa to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel, Intellectual Property to be located in the Company’s Anoka, Minnesota (a suburb of Minneapolis), Overland Park, Kansas or San Francisco Bay area locations. Vista Outdoor is an equal opportunity employer. Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to the recruiters managing this search by submitting your resume to VistaOutdoorIP@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the Company directly; all resumes sent to the Company will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
Company Overview: Vista Outdoor is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer of consumer products in the growing outdoor sports and recreation markets. Vista Outdoor serves these markets through a diverse portfolio of well-recognized brands that provide consumers with a range of affordable, performance-driven, high-quality and innovative products for athletes and outdoor enthusiasts.
Experience: The successful candidate will have 5+ years of legal experience working in-house and/or at a large national law firm, primarily focused on intellectual property, including trademark prosecution, patent law, dispute resolution, agreement drafting and negotiation. Experience with mutinational/international intellectual property law and practices, preferably in Europe, Asia Pacific and/or Latin America, is required.
Compensation: Competitive base and bonus commensurate with experience.
Location: This position can be located in the Company’s Anoka, Minnesota (a suburb of Minneapolis); Overland Park, Kansas; or San Francisco Bay Area office locations.
Relos: Yes, this is a national search; however, regional candidates are preferred.
Bar: Active bar membership in at least one U.S. jurisdiction and the willingness to apply for admission to the bar in one of the three states listed above, if necessary.
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) is the world's largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. MLA also provides law firms and companies with highly-specialized legal... professionals on project, interim and temporary-to-permanent hire basis. Committed to providing full service in response to the talent needs of its clients, MLA also provides executive search services through its affiliate, Allegis Partners. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting client and candidate needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted "Best Legal Recruiter" by readers of The National Law Journal. To learn more about MLA, visit www.mlaglobal.com. To learn more about Allegis Partners, visit www.allegis-partners.com