In-House Opportunities

The Dubin Group is currently conducting searches for the following in-house positions.

Interested in a position? Please send your resume as a Word document or PDF attachment to:

Currently Available:

Silicon Valley and San Francisco Legal Career Opportunities

General Counsel, Earnest, Inc., San Francisco

Earnest, a fintech marketplace lending company in San Francisco that has raised more than $80M in equity and $1B in loan facilities and is, in the recent words of the New York Times, “growing at a torrid pace,” has engaged The Dubin Group on an exclusive basis to find a General Counsel to join its phenomenal executive team.

The successful candidate will report to Earnest’s CEO, be a key C-Suite Counselor, and supervise and support Earnest’s growing legal team.  The successful candidate will possess the following credentials and experience:

  • First-rate academic credentials;
  • 15+ years of legal experience, including deep financial services expertise (e.g., lending and the alphabet soup of banking regulations);
  • Extensive management experience, including building and effectively managing a team;
  • In-house experience, while not required, is tremendously helpful.

General Counsel, Private Commercial Real Estate Company, Mill Valley

Our client, a private commercial real estate company, is seeking to hire a General Counsel.  The ideal candidate will have the following experience:

  • 7+ years of real estate transactional experience;
  • Retail experience, including experience negotiating leases with retailers such as Starbucks, Chipotle and Safeway, is preferred;
  • The ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment.

Product Counsel, Biotech Company, South San Francisco

Our client, a fast-growing biotech company, seeks to hire a product counsel.  The successful candidate will possess the following credentials and experience:

  • 3-12 years of legal experience, including law firm training;
  • Experience with sales and marketing or advertising;
  • Pharmaceutical or biotech experience is a plus but not required;
  • The ability to operate effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Senior Antitrust Counsel, Fortune 500 Company, Oregon or Silicon Valley

Our client, a Fortune 500 Company, is seeking to hire a Senior Antitrust Counsel. The successful candidate have the following background:

  • Excellent academic and professional credentials;
  • 10+ years of legal experience
  • Large law firm antitrust litigation experience

Senior Executive Compensation Attorney, Financial Services Company, Bay Area

Our client, a national financial services company, has retained The Dubin Group on an exclusive basis to hire an attorney with 10+ years of executive compensation experience to support its non-qualified plan and consulting business.  The successful candidate will report to the company’s general counsel and work directly with its Executive Vice President in charge of Non-Qualified Plans.  S/he will also manage more junior attorneys.  There will be some travel.

Patent Counsel, Public Biotech Company, Bay Area

Our client, a public biotech company, is seeking to hire a patent counsel.  The successful candidate will have a chemistry background, 2-7 years of experience with patent prosecution and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Patent Litigation Counsel, Public Biotech Company, Bay Area

Our client, a public biotech company, is seeking to hire a patent litigation counsel.  The successful candidate will have a chemistry or biology background, 3-7 years of experience with patent litigation and the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced environment.

Senior Project Finance Counsel, Private CleanTech Co., Silicon Valley

Our client, a pre-IPO cleantech company, is seeking to hire an experienced project finance attorney.  The successful candidate will report to the General Counsel and have 8+ years of project finance experience and big firm training.  In-house experience is a plus.

This is a tremendous opportunity to get in on the ground floor of a rapidly growing, renewable energy leader.

VP, Intellectual Property, Private Co., Silicon Valley

Our client, a private company in Silicon Valley, seeks to hire a high level patent litigation attorney to be its VP of IP.  The successful candidate will manage a team of experienced patent attorneys.  The ideal candidate will have the following credentials and experience:

  • A technical background (EE, CS or Physics);
  • 8+ years of patent litigation experience.
  • Private practice patent litigation experience with a law firm with a strong patent litigation practice
  • Trial experience is a plus but not required

Senior Commercial and Licensing Counsel, Infineon, El Segundo, CA

Infineon is seeking an experienced commercial and licensing attorney to support its sales organization.

The successful will have the following credentials and experience:

  • A JD from a top-tier law school
  • 7+ year of legal experience
  • Significant experience negotiating and drafting licensing and other commercial agreements.

Interested in a position? Please send your resume as a Word document or PDF attachment to:

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