Lead Commercial Counsel - Mobile, AI and Connectivity
June 12, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
5-7 years experience
Facebook is seeking a talented and flexible Lead Commercial Counsel to work on various commercial transactions in support of our Mobile, AI and Connectivity initiatives. This is a full-time position and is located in our Los Angeles office. You will be drafting and negotiating a wide variety of contracts, including development and distribution agreements, IP transactions, technology licenses, and beta and user trial agreements. You will also advise clients on the various legal risks, business strategies and other issues related to commercial transactions and general operations. Diligent and proactive, you have demonstrated excellent legal and business judgment, technical acumen and strategic thinking, along with the ability to work independently and cross-functionally.
Contract drafting, negotiation, strategy and advisory responsibilities for Facebook's business development, partnerships, product and engineering teams.
Provide strategic business and legal advice to develop a comprehensive, long-term approach for our relationships with key partners.
Commercial transaction support for other departments as required.
Administration and resolution of legal issues that arise in existing commercial relationships.
Travel domestically and internationally as needed.
J.D. degree and membership in at least one state bar.
5+ years of experience, including in-house experience with internet or technology companies and/or at a law firm.
Experience with technology transactions with technology companies, OEMs, mobile operators, chipset vendors and/or infrastructure providers.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities — we're just getting started.