Mergers & Acquisitions
# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-7
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid- to senior-level associate for its Corporate, Finance and Investments for its corporate/M&A practice in Atlanta. Qualified candidates will be a self-starter with great client management skills, superior academic credentials from a top-tier law school, and previous large law firm experience. Candidates will also have three to seven years of experience, including significant experience working on all aspects of M&A transactions (e.g., private and public company buy- and sell-side transactions, document drafting, due diligence, etc.). To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume, law school transcript, and deal sheet. When completing the online application, select "Atlanta" as the Office, "Corporate” as the Department, and "Lateral Associate" as the Position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit well-qualified candidates to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Patent Prosecution & Technology Transactions
# of Positions: 1 | Years of Experience: 3-5
Type of Experience: King & Spalding seeks a mid-level associate to support its patent prosecution and technology transactions practices. The associate will have a high degree of autonomy working with clients to identify and solicit possible inventions, develop patent application strategies and priorities, draft and prosecute patent applications, and provide counseling to clients on intellectual property issues related to their portfolios. The candidate should also have technology transactions drafting and negotiation experience, particularly in connection with complex technology agreements, and experience working on IP transactions (such as technology licensing agreements, reseller and distribution agreements, e-commerce agreements, outsourcing arrangements, software development agreements, content licensing deals, other technology matters), and/or IP due diligence experience relating to M&A and other corporate transactions. Qualified candidates will have a minimum of three years of prior experience with patent prosecution and technology transactions at a firm or in-house; strong academic credentials, writing ability, and attention to detail; experience interfacing with clients and managing client relationships; and the ability to work collaboratively across teams and offices. A mechanical or chemical background is required.
To apply, please submit the online application form by clicking the Apply Online link above and attach a resume, law school transcript, writing sample, and cover letter. When completing the online application, select “Atlanta” as the office (or “Houston”, “Northern Virginia”, or “Washington, DC” if preferred), “T&GD-Intellectual Property” as the department, and “Lateral Associate” as the position. Search firms that have a current contract with King & Spalding may submit well-qualified candidates to email@example.com.