Associate VP-IP Transaction Attorney

Eli Lilly and Company

At Lilly, we unite caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We are a global healthcare leader headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. Our employees around the world work to discover and bring life-changing medicines to those who need them, improve the understanding and management of disease, and give back to our communities through philanthropy and volunteerism. We give our best effort to our work, and we put people first. We’re looking for people who are determined to make life better for people around the world.

For more than 14 years, Lilly has manufactured medicines that improve people’s lives around the world. We produce our medicines using some of the most sophisticated manufacturing technologies and rigorous quality standards. Lilly Manufacturing strives for excellence in its process, standards, procedures and behaviors to develop medicines with safety first and quality always.

Lilly’s legal organization is looking for a dynamic attorney skilled in Intellectual Property to join the team. The principal mission of this role is to coordinate with Search and Evaluation, Business Development (BD) professionals, and IP and Transactions Center of Excellence (TCoE) lawyers on IP due diligences, and to draft, review and negotiate scientific and IP related provisions in a variety of agreements (e.g. material transfers, licenses, research collaborations, and acquisitions). This role will also advise leadership and senior management in BD, Business Units (BU) and/or Lilly Research Labs (LRL) on IP-related diligence and transactional issues, and facilitate and coordinate post-execution integration, including working with agreement management systems, Alliance Management, LRL and BUs as necessary.

This role requires unique skills that intersect our legal, scientific and business development areas. You must be familiar with life sciences and the processes involved in bringing life-changing therapies to patients. Join the Lilly family today, where our core values of Respect for People, Integrity and Excellence are embedded in all we do!

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