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Meta seeks an experienced and highly motivated team player to join as a Lead Paralegal on the Brands and Marketing Legal Team. The position will work with stakeholders across the company to provide organizational and substantive support on trademark matters for the Meta Brands, and will report to the Paralegal Manager. This is a great opportunity to join a growing legal team and to work on building and protecting some of the world’s most recognizable and inspirational brands for a cutting-edge and dynamic company.

  • Support the trademark program by conducting and analyzing trademark clearance and communicating search results to business stakeholders
  • Assist with all aspects of international and domestic trademark prosecution and maintenance
  • Monitor outside counsel work for quality assurance, timeliness, compliance with expectations, and progress against goals
  • Assist with other projects and workflows as needed, including brand permissions, enforcement, marketing review, and team operations
  • Provide concise, contextually nuanced, and actionable feedback and escalate to additional stakeholders when warranted or necessary based on guidelines
  • Maintain knowledge resources and conduct process and compliance trainings
  • Apply project management techniques and tools to plan and lead small and large-scale undertakings


  • Bachelor’s or Associate's degree
  • 6+ years of relevant trademark experience
  • Knowledge with trademark search tools, clearance, databases, and docket systems


  • Experience working with web, app, social networking, or internet companies
  • Experience with managing international portfolios, as well as app store, marketplace, and internet enforcement
  • Relevant experience on an in house legal team and experience working directly with product and marketing teams
  • Knowledge of intellectual property rights and clearance, labeling, and consumer protection laws and regulations applicable to commercial marketing, advertising claims, and privacy across regulated industries and marketing channels (online, retail, telephone, and social media, etc.)
  • Experience planning independently, organizing, and prioritizing time and deadlines to complete assigned duties
  • Paralegal Certificate


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Lead Paralegal