Apple, California is hiring and inviting applications for IP Legal Counsel job from professionals across the country.

About Apple

Apple Inc. is an American multinational technology company specialising in consumer electronics, software and online services headquartered in Cupertino, California, United States. 

About IP Legal Counsel Job Opportunity

They are looking for a patent litigator with excellent judgment and communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to handle the day-to-day progress of patent cases. You will be a self-starter who can quickly learn Apple’s patent litigation docket and practices, identify, and manage risks and exposures, and find strategic opportunities for resolution.

Role and Responsibilities

  • As a member of Apple’s patent case management team, you will not be merely monitoring outside counsel.
  • Rather, you will be directly engaged in formulating and driving strategy and providing counsel to internal clients on patent litigation matters and issues.
  • The position requires a high degree of self-sufficiency, independent judgment, and a trial-focused approach.
  • You will be part of a supportive and fun team of lawyers, legal specialists and support staff who work closely together to protect Apple’s interests.

Eligibility for IP Legal Counsel Job

  • 6-10 years of major law firm and/or in-house patent litigation experience.
  • Strong technology interest and aptitude.
  • Excellent communication, analytical, organization, and negotiation skills are essential.
  • Preference is given to candidates who have broad patent experience, including experience in a variety of venues and trial experience.
  • JD degree or equivalent.

How to Apply?

Please find the link at the end of this post.


This role has the potential to sit in the following locations: NYC, DC, San Diego, or Santa Clara Valley, CA.

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