Lockheed Martin General Counsel Director in Fort Worth, Texas
Senior attorney position supporting the F-35 Lightning II Program. Attorney will handle legal work associated with Systems Development and Demonstration program, Follow-on Modernization, and Sustainment, as well as Production efforts as assigned. Responsibilities include full spectrum of government and commercial contracting from proposals to claims as well as being able to provide advice on data rights and program-related disputes at prime and subcontract levels. Will negotiate and develop traditional and innovative contractual arrangements and terms. Attorney must collaborate closely with program leadership and government and industry counterparts as well as other attorneys on the program and in the department. Position will also manage outside counsel. Strong leadership, communication and writing skills expected. Must be able to act independently but also under guidance of senior leadership when necessary.
Basic Qualifications • J.D. degree. • 10+ years of Government Contracts Legal experience. • Experience with Major Weapons Systems or Major Programs Acquisition and Performance. • Experience with intellectual property data rights under DFARS. • Licensed to Practice Law in the U.S.
Desired skills • Experience in Aerospace & Defense Industry. • Experience on a major aircraft development, production or sustainment program. • International Contracting legal experience. • FMS or Cooperative Program experience. • Experience with claims and REAs. • Familiarity with government cost principles and accounting standards.
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Job Location(s): Fort Worth Texas