Intel Sr. Legal Counsel, Marketing & Communications in Santa Clara, California

Job Description

Intel's Global Marketing and Communications (GMC) organization is the dynamic and creative team responsible for showcasing the amazing experiences that Intel technology delivers, using cutting-edge marketing methods.

As an attorney supporting GMC, you will be both a trusted legal counselor and an integrated business partner for high-energy creatives who like to push the envelope.

  • You will help drive a variety of digital, traditional, and experiential marketing programs to promote a broad range of technologies including PCs, servers, Virtual Reality, and the Internet of Things.

  • You’ll counsel clients and work hands-on with the business to optimize risk on a variety of legal and business issues, including truth-in-advertising; development and use of content; privacy; co-marketing; contract drafting and negotiation; and management of marketing programs.

  • You’ll develop a deep understanding of relevant business group goals and objectives, and their products and technologies.

  • You may develop and deliver client trainings, and draft and negotiate marketing agreements including co-marketing, content licenses, and sponsorships.


  • Current U.S. state bar membership

  • At least nine (9) years of relevant, substantive legal experience in key areas such as truth-in-advertising, contract drafting and negotiation, proper disclosures and notices, copyright, right of publicity, privacy, and contests and promotions.

  • Be a self-starter who is comfortable with ambiguity and risk-taking, who will work to drive client objectives, and who will approach work with flexibility and a positive attitude. The ability to adapt and be willing to take optimized risks will be a key to success.

  • The ability to work well under pressure and to manage a diverse and complex workload while maintaining priorities and proactively anticipating issues; strong teaming skills.

  • The ability to understand and interpret complex technical information

  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to influence stakeholders and senior-level clients

Inside this Business Group

Law and Policy Group offers unique opportunities to work in a variety of areas, including counsel to Intel businesses; technology and intellectual property licensing; patent prosecution; trademarks and brands; litigation, mergers, acquisitions and investing; legislative and regulatory lobbying; and corporate compliance.

Posting Statement. Intel prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, gender expression or identity, sexual orientation or any other legally protected status.

Position of Trust. This role is a Position of Trust. Should you accept this position, you must consent to and pass an extended Background Investigation, which includes (subject to country law), extended education, SEC sanctions, and additional criminal and civil checks. For internals, this investigation may or may not be completed prior to starting the position. For additional questions, please contact your Talent Consultant.