(Senior) IP Legal Counsel

(Senior) IP Legal Counsel



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Rauhalanpuisto 9, 02230 Espoo, Finland


Pirke Fustinoni



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Metso is a frontrunner in providing sustainable technologies, solutions and services for aggregates, minerals and metals industries globally.

We are seeking an IP Legal Counsel or Senior IP Legal Counsel to join our IP Legal Team in Espoo. Metso IP Legal is part of Metso’s Legal and Compliance function. We provide IP legal expertise and support in all intellectual property-related matters. We collaborate with our internal business partners, such as the teams of innovation, R&D and technology, IP management, IT security, marketing and brand. Our team culture is all about getting it done – together.

As we navigate in an increasingly digital world and prioritise R&D for innovation, you will play an important role in safeguarding Metso’s intellectual assets and providing legal support in a global, multijurisdictional business landscape.  At Metso, intellectual property, innovations, and R&D are pivotal to our success, with our future performance and sustainability closely tied to our ability to create new, competitive, and innovative proprietary solutions consistently. We seek dedicated legal professionals to uphold the integrity of our intellectual assets and guide us through the complexities of the legal terrain.


This position is mainly located in Espoo, but we are happy to offer flexible working arrangements, including hybrid options.


What you’ll do

  • Helping create and update our global IP, tradesecret, data and-related policies and guidelines, and advising on their implementation in complex and rapidly developing digital business environment.
  • Working with our different teams to investigate alleged IP infringements and protect our intellectual assets.
  • Supporting negotiations and resolving disputes involving complex intellectual property issues in various parts of the world
  • Providing legal guidance and support in managing our corporate trademarks and brand portfolio
  • Assisting in the development and drafting of IP agreements templates and T&Cs  and related trainings
  • Reviewing, drafting, and negotiating agreements for collaborations with universities, research institutes, and publicly funded innovation projects
  • Participating in R&D and innovation ecosystem risk review process
  • Managing IP-related matters in mergers, acquisitions, and corporate restructurings, including transferring IP portfolios


Who you are

  • Master’s degree in law, certificates and qualifications related to Intellectual Property, Data & Technology are an advantage.
  • 7+ years of experience in a law firm, international corporation, or consultancy firm
  • Excellent understanding and strategic approach to IP law, including patent, trademark, copyright and related rapidly developing regulation frameworks in digital business environment
  • Excellent understanding of unfair competition, marketing law, employee inventions, tradesecrets and commercial IP agreements
  • Experience in brand and trademark protection in the global context
  • Experience in IP Dispute resolution and settlements in a multijurisdictional context
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to explain and visualise complex legal concepts in a business context with a practical approach to problems
  • Flexible, independent, and high-ambition mindset
  • Fluent oral and written communication skills in English
  • Ability to travel internationally


What’s in it for you

  • An inspiring purpose – Enabling sustainable modern life. Minerals and metals are the backbone of essential functions in the modern world. However, there’s a pressing need for more sustainable solutions to collect and process them. At Metso, you get to be part of transforming the industry and making a positive change.
  • Wellbeing and safety – Benefit from occupational healthcare, generous benefits plan, healthy living rewards, mental well-being services, on-site gym, bicycle benefits, and engagement surveys.
  • Compensation and rewards – Global incentive program tied to business and performance targets, car benefits, and meal benefits.
  • Hybrid working possibilities – While we are big advocates of meeting and collaborating in person, we believe in fostering a flexible work environment.
  • A thriving culture – We are committed to developing an inclusive culture that enables everyone to do their best and reach their full potential. A culture that is courageous, compelling, caring and unites our people to build a sustainable future together.
  • Extensive learning opportunities – Ongoing growth dialogues, internal mobility, mentoring programs, education assistance, ambitious projects, and global opportunities.
  • Worldwide support – Leverage our network of peers across the world, offering valuable assistance. We get things done together through open and honest communication.


Get in touch

Have a passion for Intellectual Property and want to rise above the possible with us? Apply now on Metso’s career pages.

For additional information, you can contact Pirke Fustinoni (VP, IP Legal) via email at pirke.fustinoni(at)metso.com or call +358401802626 within the available timeslots: 31.10 at 8-10, 6.11. at 14-16 and 7.11. at 8-10 Finnish time.