Product & Commercial Counsel

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Mountain View, San Francisco
Are you a lawyer looking for a fun and rewarding challenge? As Product & Commercial Counsel at Mozilla, you will counsel clients on groundbreaking issues related to software and technology, and their intersection with commercial, policy and business and have fun doing it. We are a company dedicated to fostering the value of the web as a global resource for the benefit of all, through products like the web browser Firefox. We work on dynamic product related legal issues across the company. You will need to use your business sense to help the product, engineering, marketing, business development and other teams develop products and strategies that will succeed in the market while maintaining a focus on the Mozilla mission. Responsibilities:

In your role, you will:

  • Provide legal advice to teams across Mozilla, including engineering, product management, business development, PR and marketing.
  • Advise on, and draft, revise, or negotiate license and product integration agreements.
  • Develop and maintain terms of service, privacy notices, and other documents.
  • Serve as an integral member of cross-functional teams that shape the future of the company.
  • Be ready to help with aspects of legal work that come up.
We're looking for someone will demonstrate:

Knowledge of product counsel work with proven skill in:

  • Patents, trade secrets & confidentiality
  • Privacy and Data Compliance
  • Copyright and online intermediary liability
  • Trademark
  • Marketing/advertising
  • Volunteers and community participation
  • Standards, Competition & Antitrust

- Experience supporting product management, engineering, user experience, marketing, and public relations functions.

- A deep understanding of product, business development, and marketing needs.

- High fluency in Internet technologies and software development.

- The ability to provide high quality client service on a broad set of legal (and sometimes non-legal) issues.

- The ability to operate independently and in sync with your peers. We are a fun team that enjoys working together.

- Flexibility in action and proficiency with rapid innovation and pivots in strategy.

Minimum qualifications:
  • Member in good standing of the State Bar of California, or eligible to practice as a California registered in-house attorney.
  • 6+ years as an attorney at a law firm and/or in-house legal department, directly counseling clients regarding product-related legal issues.


About Mozilla

Mozilla exists to build the Internet as a public resource accessible to all because we believe that open and free is better than closed and controlled. Join us to work on the Web as the platform and help create more opportunity and innovation for everyone online.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.