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Corporate Counsel, Trademark, Intellectual Property

Posted Apr 01
Full Time
Arlington, Virginia


Do you love launching new brands? As an attorney on our IP team, you’ll manage trademark matters for multiple business segments in our product and content spaces. You will interact directly with teams to protect their brands, trademarks, copyrights and domain names.

Responsibilities include direct management of clearance, prosecution, maintenance and enforcement of our growing US and foreign trademark portfolio, client counseling, licensing, developing and implementing intellectual property protection policies, and educating and coaching the business on intellectual property matters.

This position will be an attorney in a dynamic team of IP professionals responsible for trademark, copyright and domain issues globally. Compensation based on experience and includes equity compensation.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Arlington, VA, USA | Culver City, CA, USA | Seattle, WA, USA

Basic Qualifications

  • A law degree and membership in good standing in at least one state bar or foreign equivalent
  • 5+ years of experience
  • Experience managing a trademark portfolio, consisting of domestic and foreign marks
  • Experience leading investigations and negotiations to resolve 3P trademark disputes

Preferred Qualifications

  • Expert-level knowledge of trademark and copyright issues, and best practices for companies
  • Ability to be responsible for all trademark and copyright-related activities for multiple business segments, including training, branding, risk assessment, prosecution, maintenance and enforcement, in a fast-paced, frugal environment
  • Creativity, attention to detail, commitment to customer service, and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to understand and resolve complex legal and business issues
  • Ability to effectively translate IP issues to members of the creative, technology, business, management and legal teams
  • A passion for branding

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Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $123,100/year in our lowest geographic market up to $229,000/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit This position will remain posted until filled. Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.

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Job ID: A2576021