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JPMorgan Chase & Co.
Chicago, IL 60602
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Legal - Assistant General Counsel - Intellectual Property - Vice President

Job Description

JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) is a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.6 trillion and operations in more than 60 countries. The firm is a leader in investment banking, financial services for consumers, small business and commercial banking, financial transaction processing, asset management, and private equity.
Legal Department Description:

The Legal Department of JPMorgan Chase & Co provides legal services and advice to the Firm globally. Legal is responsible for, among other things:


• managing actual and potential litigation and enforcement matters, including internal reviews and investigations related to such matters

• advising on products and services, including contract negotiation and documentation

• advising on offering and marketing documents and new business initiatives

• managing dispute resolution

• interpreting existing laws, rules and regulations, and advising on changes thereto

• advising on advocacy in connection with contemplated and proposed laws, rules and regulations, and

• providing legal advice to the Board of Directors, the business and functions.


Legal selects, engages and manages outside counsel for the Firm on all matters in which outside counsel is engaged.


The Technology Legal Practice Group, which reports to the Corporate and Regulatory Law General Counsel, provides legal coverage across all LOBs in the areas of Intellectual Property, Cybersecurity, Privacy, Technology Transactions, and Emerging Technologies.


The Technology Legal Practice Group is currently seeking an experienced, highly motivated, results-oriented Intellectual Property Attorney with 8 to 12 years of broad intellectual property experience, including patents, trade secrets, trademarks, copyrights, and internet-related legal matters. This senior-level attorney will be a key member of the Intellectual Property team and broadly responsible for supporting the firm, including driving intellectual property strategy, patent preparation and prosecution, patent litigation, trademark preparation and prosecution, trademark enforcement, brand protection, performing research on various intellectual property related issues, and creating and maintaining policies and procedures. The attorney will support all lines of business and corporate staff areas.

The candidate will primarily:
  • Develop intellectual property policies, procedures, and strategy
  • Handle patent and trademark preparation and prosecution
  • Patent and trademark litigation and enforcement matters, including patent litigation, opposition and cancellation proceedings, demand letters, UDRP proceedings, and online take-downs
  • Assist with trademark clearance, registration, and prosecution
  • Assist with clearance of third-party intellectual property and copyright matters
  • Perform legal research and prepare legal guidance documents
  • Review, interpret, and analyze agreements, advising clients and partners on rights and responsibilities related to those agreements, including in light of JPMorgan Chase policies and regulatory guidance
  • Provide intellectual property legal advice and counsel to internal clients and partners

  • 8-12 years of relevant intellectual property practicing experience in a law firm or corporate law department
  • Experience handling global intellectual property issues is preferred
  • In-house experience in the financial services industry desirable
  • Familiarity with privacy, cybersecurity, contracting, and related regulatory and risk environments desirable
  • All candidates for roles in the Legal department must successfully complete a conflicts of interest clearance review prior to commencement of employment.
  • JD or educational equivalent required. Attorney candidates must be in compliance with all relevant licensing requirements including the requirements of the jurisdiction where the role will be located prior to commencement of employment.

Req #: 200008388_1
Location: Chicago, IL US
Job Category: Legal
Employment Type: Full Time
Potential Referral Amount: US Dollar (USD)

Keyword: consumer%20banking


Posted: 2020-03-19 Expires: 2020-04-18

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