Corporate Counsel

Modern Meadow

As we continue to grow we are seeking to hire an experienced senior level legal counsel with extensive business and corporate development experience.


- Managing, advising on and negotiating complex legal and business transactions

- Structuring the drafting, reviewing and negotiation of a wide variety of commercial agreements

- Strategically anticipating legal and business risks that could impact the company and proactively offering practical solutions to eliminate, mitigate and/or manage key risks

- Supervising the legal protection of all intellectual property

- Supporting business operations and providing direction and counsel regarding compliance with all applicable laws and regulations:

- Setting internal governance guidelines/policies appropriate for the company’s stage of growth

- Continually keeping up to date and abreast of laws, legislative developments and developing external trends

- Providing ongoing legal counseling in a wide range of legal and related areas


- J.D. from a top law school and admission to the state bar in New Jersey or New York

- Experience from a top firm ideally coupled with strong in-house experience from a fast paced and evolving organization

- Experience working with biotech or materials company

- Sound judgment and the ability to work through ambiguity

- Strong law firm training and in-house experience in roles of increasing scope and responsibility

- Extensive experience with complex commercial, licensing and corporate transactions

- Including contract drafting and negotiations

- Demonstrated ability to balance complex legal and business considerations, multi-task, and problem-solve

- Strong interpersonal and presentation skills, along with the ability to communicate effectively with others at all levels of the organization and outside of the company

- Passion to ‘geek out’ a little when it comes to science and fundamental innovation!

Sounds interesting?