Senior Counsel, Intellectual Property and Data Privacy, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Palo Alto, CA


  • Advise and counsel on broad array of issues ranging from long-term strategic objectives to daily collaborative projects focusing on intellectual property philosophy and transactions, data privacy and security, and related compliance matters
  • Serve as product counsel for our initial engineering products, including Meta, a K-12 personalized learning platform, and the Human Cell Atlas
  • Manage risk through counseling and the implementation and practical application of policies and processes
  • Review, negotiate, and draft contracts related to engineering projects and vendors
  • Develop and manage organization’s intellectual property assets to ensure compliance with use restrictions and assist engineering staff in tracking and utilizing resources
  • Develop, improve, and maintain policies and processes to help the legal team and our organization scale
  • Fill critical role across organization to lead development of intellectual property and data privacy strategy and long-term planning
  • Establish strong relationships with outside counsel and organization partners 

Application Submission Information:

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