Our clients are involved in industries such as information technology, biotechnology, thermodynamics, manufacturing, financial services, real estate, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, telecommunications, retail, e-commerce, sports, entertainment, publishing, environmental, and health care. Our results include placements with start-ups through Fortune 100 companies.
New England Legal Search actively works with the finest corporations in New England to locate highly qualified dynamic attorneys to aid in their growth. Our searches range from General Counsel positions to junior level staff attorney openings. These long-standing relationships afford us a reputation for credibility and insight in suggesting candidates to our in-house clients.
Below are our current in-house openings. All positions are in the greater Boston area unless otherwise noted.
IN HOUSE / PATENT ATTORNEY (EE, ME, CE, CS, and/or Physics)
Job Id: 2524
Dynamic, innovative, consumer products company seeks 4th – 8th year patent attorney with background in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, physics or comparable degree. Responsibilities including overseeing the extensive patent portfolio, working closely with engineering and business clients to identify and harvest invention disclosures and draft patent applications, investigate instances of possible infringement, manage outside counsel in the preparation of patent applications and litigation, and carry out IP diligence and freedom to operate studies. A unique opportunity to be apart of a small legal team in a high growth publicly traded company.
Job Id: 2523
Leading NASDAQ software & services company seeks 6+ year attorney for broad role to manage a variety of complex legal matters with significant financial and business impact, including technology licensing and M&A transactions. This position also provides legal support on intellectual property, litigation, general corporate, data privacy/security, and employment law matters. Combined major law firm and in-house experience required.
Job Id: 2521
Cambridge-based pre-IPO biologics company, founded by prominent business/scientific team and funded by leading investors, seeks to hire a 4+ year patent attorney to work closely with internal stakeholders to ensure protection of IP assets in a multi-functional, fast-paced environment. Primary responsibility will be management of the company’s highly valuable patent portfolio, including preparation and prosecution of U.S. and foreign patents. This individual will work closely with scientific and clinical teams to understand new developments and implement IP strategy. Superb opportunity to join this highly successful company with collegial business and legal teams as it nears commencement of clinical trials.
Job Id: 2510
Thriving NYSE enterprise technology leader seeks 8+ year attorney with significant enterprise technology licensing experience for broad-based role supporting commercial sales teams, negotiating SaaS and other agreements with customers in North America, and managing/mentoring other attorneys. Collaborates directly with internal clients in every phase of the customer relationship to develop and close deals. Solid knowledge of revenue recognition issues required. Superb career opportunity to join a highly collegial legal team of a thriving company. Combined in-house and major law firm experience preferred.
Job Id: 2508
Leading alternative asset management firm seeks 5+ year transactional tax attorney with major law firm training to support private equity, mezzanine lending and senior debt business lines. Superb opportunity for high-level work with collegial legal team.
Job Id: 2490
Outstanding opportunity for 3+ year attorney to join stellar biotech company in contracts counsel role. Experience with FDA regulations, federal sunshine act and federal anti-kickback statute required. Prior experience drafting and negotiating biotech agreements in-house and/or at a law firm required.
IN-HOUSE/LABOR & EMPLOYMENT/NH
Job Id: 2471
Leading NH-based private national consumer products company seeks 5+ year attorney to join collegial legal team that manages labor relations and employment law matters for 14,000+ employee workforce. Qualified candidates must have at least 2d chair experience in collective bargaining, grievance and arbitration matters as well as employment law counseling and litigation expertise. Exceptional opportunity to join high-quality legal group. Company will provide relocation.
IN-HOUSE/CORPORATE/LIFE SCIENCE INVESTMENT
Job Id: 2468
Highly regarded private investment company seeks 4+ year corporate attorney with major law firm training and undergraduate or advanced degree in life sciences subject area to work on corporate matters surrounding investments in and support of early stage life sciences companies. Superb opportunity to work closely with collegial investment team and play key role in helping to grow a diverse group of companies. Part time is a possibility.
Job Id: 2431
Prominent consulting group seeks 2nd – 5th year major firm associate interested in unique opportunity to transition to business consulting role focused on financial services and corporate governance policy and practice. Superb opportunity with long-term growth potential at this collegial, lifestyle consulting boutique. Candidates from all practice areas will be considered. Top academics and top tier law firm experience required.
IN-HOUSE/CORPORATE/ASSISTANT GENERAL COUNSEL
Job Id: 105
Boston-based family office seeks 4+ year attorney with major law firm corporate training for broad-based role to primarily support its affiliated operating business. Key responsibilities include transactional and contract counseling, dispute resolution, international and U.S. regulatory matters, employment law and general advice on day-to-day operations. Superb opportunity.