Patent Prosecution Associate – Law Firm – Minneapolis, Minn.

logoFaegre Baker Daniels seeks a partnership-track associate to join the patent prosecution practice of our thriving Minneapolis Intellectual Property Group. Faegre Baker Daniels is an Am Law 100 firm with offices located throughout the U.S., Europe, and China. Our IP practice includes all areas of intellectual property law for a national and international client base. Successful candidates will have 2+ years patent drafting and prosecution experience, a technical degree in chemical engineering or an advanced chemistry degree, and be a member of the patent bar. Candidates must also have excellent academic credentials and have strong written and oral communications skills. This position offers competitive compensation and unlimited potential for professional growth.

Contact
Please e-mail cover letter, resume, writing sample and law school transcript to Trisha Selden at Trisha.Selden@FaegreBD.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Patent Prosecution Attorney or Patent Agent – Law Firm – Milwaukee, Wisc.

Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C.Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek S.C. (WHD), one of Wisconsin’s leading business law firms, seeks a full-time Patent Prosecution Attorney/Patent Agent to join its Intellectual Property Practice Group in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.  This position provides an excellent opportunity for the ideal candidate to work with experienced practitioners across various offices (as well as the opportunity to work with attorneys in our Patent Litigation group in support of patent litigation matters).  WHD recognizes the critical importance of IP to the economy and our clients, and accordingly intends to offer highly-qualified candidates competitive compensation and benefits packages and a high-energy environment with excellent opportunities for continued professional growth.

Responsibilities
Preparation and prosecution of patent applications in a range of industries, including computer science, electronics, semiconductors, telecommunications, and consumer products.

Qualifications
The successful candidate will possess a minimum of two years of prosecution experience and hold a degree in computer science, electrical engineering or physics.  An individual with previous practical experience working in the field of technical expertise is preferred, however not required.  Strong academic credentials and excellent communication skills are required.  All applicants must be admitted to the USPTO.

Contact
To apply, email Laura Fischer at: lfischer@whdlaw.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Nationwide

Loza & Loza, LLPLoza & Loza, LLP's fast growing and dynamic intellectual property practice is seeking EE patent attorneys with 4 years to 20+ years of solid patent prosecution experience and a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent fields. Multiple positions available, including mid-level and senior-level positions.  Current book of business not required. USPTO Patent Bar registration and at least one state bar license required. Knowledge or experience in microprocessors, wireless communications (e.g., LTE, WCDMA, 3GPP), mobile devices, memory devices, or computer technologies preferred.

This is a great opportunity for patent attorneys who pride themselves in providing excellent work quality and client service. Ideal candidate is a self-starter and a proactive problem solver who can work autonomously and handle significant client contact. Excellent interpersonal skills and the demonstrated ability to interface with clients and personnel of all levels are also desired. Our firm includes tech-savvy, entrepreneurial attorneys, and we hope to add similar attorneys to our team.

We provide a very generous compensation package.  Attorneys control their own billable rates and there is no minimum hourly requirement. Relocation not required. Telecommuting and flexible hours available. Will consider qualified candidates in any part of the U.S. This is a unique opportunity for attorneys looking to develop/expand their client base.

Contact
Send your resume and three patent drafting samples (Response to OAs or published applications) by email only to careers@lozaip.com and specify where you saw this ad. Please do not call our office about these positions. No headhunters or recruiters.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Nationwide

IP Litigation Attorney – Law Firm – San Jose, Calif.

Valorem Law Group LLP is seeking IP litigation attorney with five years or more significant patent litigation experience to join the IP litigation group in the Silicon Valley office.  This attorney will work on complex patent and related complex commercial and technology litigation in federal courts around the United States.

Desired Skills and Expertise

  • Member of the bar of the US Patent and Trademark Office; and Technical degree and/or training, preferably Engineering, Computer Science or Physics.
  • Excellent writing, deposition, pre-trial and trial, and client management experience.

Contact
To apply, please email us at: valoremlawoffice@gmail.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: San Jose, California

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Hunter Clark PLLC Hunter Clark PLLCis seeking dedicated patent prosecutors (attorney or agent) with a high-tech background (e.g., electrical engineering, computer science) for positions in each of their Beverly, Massachusetts and San Diego, California offices.  Qualified candidates will have a minimum of four years of patent prosecution experience and an aptitude for quickly understanding new and complex technologies.  Litigation, copyright and trademark experience is of benefit, but not a requirement.

Hunter Clark PLLC provides outstanding service to our clients by helping all of our employees to be co-creators of their careers.  Our employees are seasoned IP professionals that set the highest performance standards and are committed to the firm’s success.  In turn, Hunter Clark is committed to its employees and their efforts are recognized and rewarded.

Contact
If you desire to work at a firm that helps you realize your goals, please share your three most important personal values and why they are important to you, along with your resume. Email us at: hiring@hunter-clark.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Beverly, Massachusettsand San Diego, California

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Reston, Va.

H.C. Park & Associates, PLC (HCPA) logois searching for experienced patent attorneys in the area of patent prosecution and litigation.

Requirements

  • At least two years of professional patent prosecution or at least five years for the position of litigation attorney.
  • Technical knowledge in the field of telecommunication, smart phone, semiconductor, LED, display(LCD or OLED), Internet, online gaming, material science, physics, chemistry, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering.

Contact
Apply by emailing us at: admin@park-law.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Reston, Virginia

HCPA is a growing law firm located in Reston, VA with deep roots in providing U.S. and international businesses with professional legal services in the areas of intellectual property, corporations, contracts, and finance. The firm's technological capabilities along with its own distinctive cloud system enables its attorneys and staff to work in a comfortable environment; allowing the firm to meet its clients' needs quickly and efficiently and ensure overall satisfaction of our services. Please visit our website to learn more.

Patent Litigation/Prosecution Attorney – Law Firm – Cleveland, Ohio

Calfee, Halter & Grisold LLP Calfeeis looking for an intellectual property attorney with 2-5 years of expereince (70% litigation and 30% prosecution) to join our Cleveland office.  The candidate must be registered with the U.S.P.T.O.  An undergraduate degree in electrical engineering is preferred, but not required.

Contact
Send your resume to Catherine Davis, Professional Recruiting Coordinator, Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP, The Calfee Building, 1405 East Sixth Street, Cleveland, OH 44114 or e-mail to cdavis@calfee.com. Learn more about us at www.Calfee.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Cleveland, Ohio

Patent Agent – Law Firm – Salt Lake City, Utah

Dorsey & Whitney LLPDorsey & Whitney LLP is seeking a Patent Agent to work in its Salt Lake City Office.

As a Patent Agent you will have the opportunity to work on a variety of patent prosecution projects. Dorsey offers opportunities for advancement within a collegial and dynamic environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits.

One to four years of patent agent experience is desired, and we strongly prefer USPTO admitted candidates who have a B.S. in Electrical Engineering. We will also consider candidates who have a B.S. in Engineering with a M.S. in Electrical Engineering, or a B.S. degree in an engineering discipline other than Electrical Engineering such as Mechanical Engineering with relevant technical Electrical Engineering work experience or course work. Please note that we are not seeking candidates with a B.S. degree in Biology or Chemistry. Strong academic performance (top third of class) is required.

We will consider patent agents who are currently attending law school.

In addition to submitting your cover letter, resume and transcript with your application, please also submit a patent prosecution writing sample.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, affectional preference, disability, age, marital status, familial status, status with regard to public assistance, or military or veteran status.

Contact
To apply, please visit this link: http://recruiting.dorsey.com/viRecruitSelfApply/ReDefault.aspx?FilterREID=3&FilterJobCategoryID=12.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Salt Lake City, Utah

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

Davis Wright Tremaine LLPThe Intellectual Property Department in the Seattle office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP is  seeking a patent lawyer with a minimum of three years of patent preparation and prosecution experience. Some patent litigation support experience would be desirable. The position will primarily involve patent preparation and prosecution for a wide range of technologies, but will also include some patent litigation support in the form of infringement analysis, file history reviews, claim construction, and advising on patent law issues and strategies. Additional aspects of the position will include counseling clients on a wide variety of IP issues, non-litigation patent infringement analysis, IP licensing, and trademark prosecution.

Only candidates with a BSEE degree and admitted to practice before the USPTO as a patent attorney should apply.

Contact
To apply please upload a cover letter addressed to Kathleen Shaw, Lateral Attorney Recruiting Manager, resume, a copy of your law school transcript, and a brief writing sample (unedited by a 3rd party), through our Self Apply site (http://www.dwt.com/Intellectual-Property---Patent-Lateral-Lawyers/).

Davis Wright Tremaine believes that every employee has the right to work in surroundings that are free from all forms of unlawful discrimination. It is Davis Wright Tremaine's policy to hire, promote, transfer, terminate, and make all other employment-related decisions without regard to an employee's race, color, sex, religion, age, national origin, handicap, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other basis prohibited by applicable local, state, or federal law.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Seattle, Washington

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Chicago, IL

Hanley, Flight and Zimmerman, LLC logois seeking an experienced patent attorney to join its thriving practice. Candidates should have:

  • At least two years of patent prosecution experience in the electrical, software or mechanical arts
  • Broad range of prosecution and counseling experience including:
    • Drafting patent applications
    • Preparing responses to official actions for domestic applications
    • Instructing foreign attorneys regarding responses to official actions in foreign applications
    • Preparing invalidity and non-infringement opinions

Contact
Interested candidates should contact Bill O’Connor at recruiting@hfzlaw.com. Candidates must fulfill all requirements to be considered.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Chicago, Illinois

We are a boutique firm located in the heart of Chicago, specializing in United States and foreign patent prosecution and counseling. Our team of practitioners includes many individuals having years of industry experience as engineers and inventors prior to becoming patent attorneys. A combination of significant real world engineering experience and legal experience results in a highly focused and skilled team of practitioners who provide services to numerous Fortune 500 technology companies.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – Cleveland, Ohio (Suburb)

Driggs, Hogg, Daugherty & Del Zoppo Co., LPA is seeking a full-time registered patent attorney or agent to prepare and prosecute patent applications. Candidates must have a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Physics. Preferred candidates will have experience with medical imaging equipment, and at least three (3) years of experience in patent practice. The position will include preparing and prosecuting US provisional, utility, PCT and national stage applications, as well as working with foreign associates with non-US national stage filings and prosecution.

Contact
To apply, email the firm at: info@driggslaw.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Cleveland, Ohio (East Side Suburb)

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Knoxville, Tenn.

Luedeka Neely Group, P.C. Luedeka Neely Group, P.C.is seeking a registered patent attorney having a degree in electrical engineering and at least 2 years experience in patent prosecution.  The position will involve preparation and prosecution of patent applications in electronics, controls, power systems, signal processing, software, electromechanical, and mechanical arts, patent opinion work, and assisting in patent litigation.  Trademark, copyright and IP litigation experience is desired, but not required.

Contact
To apply, please email Mark Crockett at: mcrockett@luedeka.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Knoxville, Tennessee

Patent Prosecution Attorney – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Faegre Baker Daniels LLP Faegre Baker Daniels seeks a mid-level attorney to join the patent prosecution practice of our thriving Intellectual Property Practice Group. Faegre Baker Daniels is an Am Law 100 firm with offices located throughout the U.S., Europe, and China. Our IP practice includes all areas of intellectual property law for a national and international client base. The location is flexible and is open to the following U.S. offices: Boulder, Chicago, Denver, Des Moines, Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, Minneapolis or South Bend.

Successful candidates will have minimum of 5 years patent drafting and prosecution experience for U.S. and foreign clients. A Ph.D. in in Chemistry or related field is required. Candidate must be a member of the patent bar. This is a unique position which will further enhance our expertise in chemical patent work while providing an opportunity to do sophisticated work with excellent clients. Experience in training and mentoring junior associates and building client service teams a plus. Candidates must also have excellent academic credentials and have strong written and oral communications skills. This position offers competitive compensation and unlimited potential for professional growth.

Contact
If you are looking for an opportunity with a growing, collaborative firm, please apply online here and include your resume, unofficial transcript, writing sample, and cover letter addressed to Trisha Selden, Legal Talent Manager, Faegre Baker Daniels LLP, 2200 Wells Fargo Center, 90 South 7th Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402 / trisha.selden@FaegreBD.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Boulder, or Denver, Colorado; Chicago, Illinois; Des Moines, Iowa; Fort Wayne, Indianapolis, or South Bend, Indiana; Minneapolis, Minnesota

Faegre Baker Daniels is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a disabled veteran or other veteran or military status, sex, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, or other protected by class status.

Patent Attorney – Large Corporation – Pleasanton, Calif.

Roche Roche is seeking a Patent Attorney to work in its in Pleasanton, California offices.

Responsibilities

  • Works with scientific staff in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in biotechnology and chemical art areas, conducts prior art searches, and provides freedom of operation analyses.  Assist with appeal and interference proceedings.
  • Prepares, files and prosecutes patent applications to obtain the broadest scope of protection.
  • Provides assistance in appeals, interference, reissues, reexaminations, validity and/or infringement analyses and litigation.
  • Conducts, reviews, analyzes state-of-the-art searches, assess patentability, determine scope of invention and develop patenting strategy.
  • Prepare, review, and revise routine patent-related agreements.
  • Manages patent docket, and cooperates with Basel on foreign patent filing and actions.

Who you are
You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for a company where you have the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but the starting point.

Qualifications

  • J.D degree.
  • MS or Ph.D. in Life Sciences or Chemistry preferred.
  • 3 to 4 years’ experience prosecuting in U.S. and foreign patent applications in the biotechnology or chemical art area.
  • State Bar; Registration before U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.
  • California Bar preferred.
  • Travel up to 20% of the time (domestic and/or international).

Who we are
At Roche, 85,000 people across 150 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.

Contact
The next step is yours. To apply online today and to learn about other exciting positions, please go to: http://careers.roche.com and enter Job ID #2970454723 in the “Keyword” box underneath the Global Job Search field. Roche is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: Pleasanton, California

Associate Attorney – Law Firm – Detroit, Mich.

Bejin Bieneman, PLC, Bejin Bieneman, PLCis seeking an associate attorney to immediately join the firm to help support our diverse and growing intellectual property law practice. You will prepare and prosecute patent applications in electronics, software, controls, electro-mechanical, and mechanical arts, and assist in intellectual property litigation and opinion work. Litigation, copyright, and/or trademark experience is a plus, but not required.

The successful candidate must have USPTO registration and 1-5 years of experience in patent preparation and prosecution. A degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, or physics is required.

Bejin Bieneman is an equal opportunity employer. We offer a full range of benefits, and a fun, informal working environment.   We will not pay relocation expenses, and we will consider only candidates with strong Michigan ties.  You must have at least one year of IP law experience to be considered for this position.

Contact
Please send a resume, transcripts, writing samples, and a cover letter to: info@b2iplaw.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Detroit, Michigan

Bejin Bieneman is a boutique full-service intellectual property law firm with a national practice based in Detroit, Michigan, and is a member of the IP Legal Network. We are committed to growing our practice, and are looking for smart, like-minded people to join us in that effort.

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A. Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A. is looking for qualified patent attorneys having strong technical skills in computer science, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or, with an advanced degree, chemistry. We are particularly interested in candidates with experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications for software-related inventions. Suitable candidates will have 2+ years of experience in patent drafting and prosecution. SLW offers a family-friendly work environment with competitive salaries. Positions are available in the Minneapolis, San Jose, San Francisco and Austin, as well as satellite locations across the country for attorneys with 5+ years of experience.

Contact
Apply online at the firm's website by visiting this link: http://www.slwip.com/join_us/openings.html.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota; San Jose, California; San Francisco, California; or Austin, Texas

provides intellectual property services for emerging and established corporations and research institutions. The firm was ranked first in overall patent quality by PatentRankings, LLC, as reported in IP Law & Business for three years in a row, with top-ten rankings in chemical, biotech, computers/electrical and medical patents. Since its inception in 1993, the firm has grown to over 110 patent attorneys, representing a spectrum of Fortune 500 companies that are leaders in high technology. The firm focuses on preparation and prosecution of patent application, post grant procedures and patent analytics.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Hiscock & Barclay, LLPHiscock & Barclay, LLP, a full service 210 lawyer firm with offices throughout Upstate New York (Albany, Buffalo, Syracuse, and Rochester) as well as New York City, Boston, Washington D.C., Newark NJ and Toronto is seeking experienced patent attorneys and patent agents to join its Upstate New York offices or Boston office, and its growing Intellectual Property practice, which provides legal services to an impressive array of clients, including several Fortune 100 companies. Qualified candidates must have a minimum of 3 years of experience, including drafting and prosecuting patent applications.  While all technical disciplines will be considered, candidates will preferably possess an undergraduate or advanced degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, and/or physics. USPTO registration is required.

Contact
Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a resume, cover letter, law school and undergraduate transcripts, and a writing sample in confidence to:
Recruitment Coordinator
Hiscock & Barclay, LLP
One Park Place
300 South State Street
Syracuse, NY 13202

Email: IPAttorney@hblaw.com

Hiscock & Barclay is an Equal Opportunity Employer. EEO M/F/V/H

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Upstate New York (Syracuse, Albany, Buffalo, and Rochester) or Boston, Massachusetts

Patent Associate – Law Firm – Nashville, Tenn.

Waddey Patterson Waddey Pattersonis seeking two patent associates, one with mechanical and one with electrical prosecution experience.  The associate must have at least 2 years of patent prosecution experience.  Selected candidates will hold a degree in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering and be registered with the US Patent and Trademark Office.  Strong writing and communication skills are a must.  To be considered, a candidate must have excellent academic credentials, hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school, and be in good standing and an active member of the bar of the state in which the candidate is admitted to practice.

Contact
Interested applicants should submit a resume, law school, and undergraduate transcripts to: jtr@iplawgroup.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Nashville, Tennessee

IP Attorney – Law Firm – McClean, Va.

Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C., an Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C.Intellectual Property Law Firm located in prestigious Tysons Corner, Virginia seeks a registered Patent Attorney with three years of work experience, preferably including experience as a USPTO Examiner, and a degree in Computer Sciences or Electrical Engineering.

RMSC is looking for a highly motivated attorney that can work substantially independently to assist in supporting a patent prosecution docket. RMSC continues to expand its business serving clients around the world. RMSC provides a congenial work environment and experienced work force.

Contact
Please email your resume to: recruiting@rmsclaw.com, and please visit our Website: www.rmsclaw.com. RMSC is an equal opportunity employer. RMSC does not reimburse for relocation expenses. Compensation: discussion at time of interview.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: McLean, Virginia

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Gainesville, Fl. (Updated)

Saliwanchik, Lloyd & Eisenschenk logoseeks a highly qualified individual to draft, and prosecute patent applications relating to chemical inventions.  This individual will also counsel clients and prepare Opinions. Master’s degree or higher in Chemistry.

Contact
To apply, please email us at: HR@slepatents.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Gainesville, Florida

Patent Attorney – Law Firm Davenport, Iowa

Lane & Waterman LLP, Lane & Waterman LLPa Davenport, Iowa AV rated firm, has an opening for a Registered Patent attorney with a minimum 2 years patent prosecution experience.  Technical background of Electrical Engineering or Computer Science is preferred, but will consider other related technical degrees.  Ideal candidate would have experience in preparation and prosecution of patent and trademark applications as well as experience with intellectual property transactions.

Contact
Inquiries will be kept in the strictest confidence. Please forward resume and salary expectations to April Price at: aprice@l-wlaw.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Davenport, Iowa

IP Associates – Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

Seed IP Law Group, Seed IP Law Groupone of the country's leading intellectual property law firms is expanding its electrical, mechanical and life science practice groups.  Ideal candidates will have a degree in the corresponding technology and a minimum of two years practical experience, including drafting and prosecuting patent applications, client counseling and preparing opinions.

Contact
Please send cover letter, resume, writing sample and transcripts to ErleC@SeedIP.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Seattle, Washington

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – Remote

Neustel Law Offices, LTD Neustelhas an entry-level position available for a full-time or part-time qualified patent attorney or patent agent to assist with patentability search opinions, patent applications, patent prosecution, legal research, patent infringement analysis and patent infringement litigation.  A significant amount of our patent prosecution work involves ecommerce, software and mechanical related inventions.  This is a great opportunity for an ambitious patent attorney that has a strong desire to learn the various aspects of the practice of patent law.

Education
The ideal candidate is a U.S. patent attorney with at least a B.S. in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, or computer science.  However, candidates with a B.S. or advanced degree in other technical fields will be considered.  We will also consider patent agents for patent application preparation and patent prosecution matters at our office.

Experience
The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of patent experience in prosecuting existing and drafting new patent applications.  However, exceptional candidates with less experience will be considered.

Responsibilities
The candidate will focus mainly on patent related matters such as:

  • Patentability Analysis and Opinions
  • Patent Application Preparation and Prosecution
  • Patent Infringement Analysis
  • Patent Litigation Research

There may also be opportunities to be involved in trademark related matters, such as trademark searches, trademark applications and trademark infringement matters.

Benefits
We provide a generous compensation package with no minimum hourly requirement.  Relocation is not required as our patent law firm provides for remote employment in all 50 states and candidates may work from their home.  We will consider qualified candidates in any part of the United States.  Full-time and part-time opportunities are available.

Contact
Send your resume and a writing sample by email to careers@neustel.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Anywhere in the U.S.

Patent Attorney/Agent – Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

NSIP LAW NSIP LAWis seeking resumes from patent attorneys or patent agents interested in joining our team. We welcome resumes from all levels of experience including those with experience as a senior associate, of counsel, and/or a partner. We also welcome resumes from candidates with USPTO experience. For candidates with significant amounts of experience, although portable business is welcome, it is not required.

Our ideal candidates will have a technical background in electrical engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, physics, or other similar technologies recognized by The United States Patent & Trademark Office suitable for registration to practice before The United States Patent & Trademark Office. Experience in wireless technology is a plus. The ideal candidates are highly driven, team players, and motivated to provide top-quality work products for the firm and the firm’s clients. At least two years of experience is preferred.

Contact
Please send your resume and any additional documents to be considered to info@nsiplaw.com. Please submit two writing samples, which should be unedited and may include responses to Office Actions, Appeal Briefs, or any other materials otherwise not confidential. All inquiries will be held strictly confidential. Please, no recruiters at this time.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Washington, D.C.

NSIP LAW is a prospering boutique intellectual property law firm located in downtown Washington, D.C. Our practice has consistently grown over the years. We have also benefited from a low turn-around rate and a culture that promotes respect and a balanced lifestyle. NSIP Law offers a competitive salary with the rare opportunity to grow along with our dynamic group and to be active participants in our practice. NSIP LAW is further expanding its business serving clients around the world.

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Alexandria, Va. (Interstate Telecommuting)

Lowe Hauptman Ham, LLP, an intellectual property law firm located in Northern Virginia, seeks experienced candidates for its patent prosecution practice.  Capability in all aspects of semiconductor technology is a must.  Versatility in other technical areas is a plus.

Candidates will preferably have capabilities consistent with at least 3 years of experience as an agent or attorney in patent prosecution.  Industry experience working in the semiconductor area is advantageous.  The key attributes of a successful candidate for this position are talent, insight, attention to detail and outstanding writing ability.

The firm offers a relaxed environment with a very competitive salary, benefits and bonus structure, and an interstate telecommuting option for the right candidate.  The firm’s unique structure provides a fulfilling and rewarding career opportunity for interested applicants.

Contact
Apply by emailing us at: recruiting311@ipfirm.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Alexandria, Virginia (Interstate Telecommuting)

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – U.S. (Flexible)

Seppo Laine Oy iSeppo Laine Oys looking for a US Patent Attorney/Agent to join their growing US practice. The firm was founded in 1979 in Helsinki, Finland and prosecutes Finnish, European and U.S. patent applications.

The candidate must be registered to practice in front of the USPTO. Preference will be given to individuals with a background in chemistry and life sciences, though all those interested should apply. Additionally, those with at least 3 years of experience in the field will be given preference.

The firm currently only has offices in Finland. As such, the candidate would be expected to spend at least some time in Finland each year becoming acquainted with the firm, technical systems and culture. English is widely spoken in Finland and no language difficulties should be expected. The candidate will be able to either work from home in the US and/or help in the establishment of an office at a location yet to be determined.

Any individual brought on will have the opportunity to actively add to the growth of our US practice as well as to learn hands on about Finnish/European patent law. As such, a propensity for business development and an eagerness to learn are sought after qualities.

Contact
Please send resumes to joshua.wert@seppolaine.fi.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Anywhere in the U.S.

IP Litigation Associate – Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

Dorsey & Whitney LLPDorsey & Whitney LLP is seeking an IP litigation associate with two to five years of experience to join the IP Litigation group in its Seattle office.  This associate will have the opportunity to work on complex patent, trademark, and other IP litigation matters in federal courts around the United States.

Two to five years of experience and USPTO admission (or eligibility for admission) are required.  We are seeking candidates with a technical background (preferably a B.S. or M.S. in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or chemistry) and some litigation experience, or patent litigation experience.  Strong academic performance (top third of class), excellent writing skills, and substantive litigation experience are required.

Dorsey & Whitney LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact
Apply online by using this link: http://recruiting.dorsey.com/viRecruitSelfApply/ReDefault.aspx?FilterREID=2&FilterJobCategoryID=1.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Seattle, Washington

Patent Associate – Law Firm – St. Louis, Mo.

Armstrong Teasdale LLPArmstrong Teasdale LLP, ranked among “Top Patent Firms” by Intellectual Property Today and listed as one of Law360’s Largest IP Practice Groups, is seeking experienced lateral associates in the Intellectual Property Services area for full-time positions in the St. Louis office.

The candidate should preferably possess patent preparation and prosecution experience in the mechanical area. Patent attorneys assist with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, patentability and clearance opinions, patent estate management, licensing and enforcement of patents for a diverse clientele.

Successful applicants will have the exciting opportunity to learn from and work closely with energetic, highly experienced patent practitioners in a friendly, cooperative environment.

Interested applicants must pay meticulous attention to detail, possess good interpersonal skills for communicating with attorneys and clients, demonstrate an ability to work independently and productively and show a strong interest in advancing a career in intellectual property law.

Admission into a state bar and registration with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office are preferred. Post-graduate scientific degrees are a plus.

Contact
To apply, please send an email to: mduvall@armstrongteasdale.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Patent Prosecution and Litigation Associate – Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

The Seattle office of Stoel Rives LLP Stoel Rives LLP seeks a patent prosecution and litigation associate attorney with at least two years of relevant experience to join its Technology and Intellectual Property (TIP) group in the Seattle office. The Stoel Rives TIP practice is a multidisciplinary group that includes talented professionals with experience in business, litigation, and technical matters. The ideal candidate will have a life sciences or chemistry background and 2 to 4 years of experience in life sciences patent prosecution and complex patent litigation. An undergraduate degree in molecular biology, biophysics, biochemistry, chemistry, or another life sciences discipline is required. Strong academic credentials, client service skills, and writing skills are required. Membership to the Washington Bar is preferred, but not required. Principals only. No recruiters, please.

Contact
Apply online by visiting our website: http://www.stoel.com/attorneys_openings.htm.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Seattle, Washington

IP Associate – Law Firm – Milwaukee, Wisc.

Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c., is a Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren s.c.full-service business-oriented law firm with a national client base headquartered in Milwaukee, WI.  Our growing Intellectual Property Department seeks a full-time associate with one to four years of experience in patent counseling and prosecution for our Milwaukee office.

We are interested in candidates with an engineering background in either chemical, computer science/computer, mechanical, electrical or biomedical or similar field.  Candidates must be admitted before the USPTO.  Superior academic credentials are required.  For qualified candidates, our IP associates receive nationally competitive salaries.

Contact
Please visit our website at www.reinhartlaw.com/careers to submit your resume. Qualified candidates will be contacted to request additional information.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Associate – Law Firm – Pittsburgh, Pa.

K&L GatesThe global law firm of K&L Gates seeks to hire a junior associate to join their dynamic Intellectual Property Procurement and Portfolio Management practice in the Pittsburgh office.

The ideal candidate must have a background in mechanical engineering and up to three years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications. Candidates must also be admitted to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and have a J.D. from an accredited law school and be admitted to practice and in good standing before one or more state bars. The associate will be involved in a variety of intellectual property matters, including those involving patent, trademark and copyright preparation, prosecution and counseling, licensing, opinion work and litigation support.

K&L Gates represents leading global corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations and individuals. Our practice is a robust full market practice — cutting edge, complex and dynamic, at once regional, national and international in scope.

At K&L Gates, we embrace our core values. We believe in hiring collaborative, committed, and diverse teams; using state-of-the-art technology; offering continuous professional development training; and promoting pro bono and diversity initiatives. Most importantly, we strive to cultivate an environment that celebrates talented legal professionals.

Visit http://www.klgates.com to learn more about the firm.

Contact
Apply online by visiting this link: http://www.klgates.com/junior-mechanical-engineering-ip-patent-associate-lateral/. K&L Gates is an equal opportunity employer.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Associate – Law Firm – Pittsburgh, Pa.

K&L GatesThe global law firm of K&L Gates seeks to hire a  junior associate to join their dynamic Intellectual Property Procurement and Portfolio Management practice in the Pittsburgh office.

The ideal candidate must have a background in electrical engineering up to three years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications. Candidates must also be admitted to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office and have a J.D. from an accredited law school and be admitted to practice and in good standing before one or more state bars. The associate will be involved in a variety of intellectual property matters, including those involving patent, trademark and copyright preparation, prosecution and counseling, licensing, opinion work and litigation support.

K&L Gates represents leading global corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations and individuals. Our practice is a robust full market practice — cutting edge, complex and dynamic, at once regional, national and international in scope.

At K&L Gates, we embrace our core values. We believe in hiring collaborative, committed, and diverse teams; using state-of-the-art technology; offering continuous professional development training; and promoting pro bono and diversity initiatives. Most importantly, we strive to cultivate an environment that celebrates talented legal professionals.

Visit http://www.klgates.com to learn more about the firm.

Contact
Apply online by visiting this link: http://www.klgates.com/junior-electrical-engineering-ip-patent-associate-lateral/. K&L Gates is an equal opportunity employer.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Patent Prosecution Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

Klarquist Sparkman, LLP Klarquist Sparkman, LLP, a mid-size law firm focusing exclusively on Intellectual Property law, is actively seeking lateral or entry level patent prosecution associates with a B.S. in Physics, for our office in Portland, Oregon.  Candidates should have excellent academic credentials (top 33% of class preferred, top 10% strongly preferred).  Excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills are required. Relevant industry experience is preferred.

Located in one of the country’s most beautiful and livable cities, Klarquist offers professionals a challenging and rewarding career representing top-tier clients.  Our firm’s compensation and benefits package is highly competitive with other top-level firms in the Pacific Northwest.  To learn more about the firm please visit our website at www.klarquist.com.

Contact
Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, transcripts (undergraduate and graduate (if applicable) and a writing sample by mail or email to:
Attn: Recruiting
Klarquist Sparkman, LLP
121 SW Salmon St., Suite 1600
Portland, Oregon 97204
recruiting@klarquist.com
503-595-5300

Klarquist Sparkman LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate, harass or allow harassment against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of age, racial or ethnic identity or ancestry, sex, religion, creed, national origin, disability, veteran status, marital status or sexual orientation, or any other classification protected by law.

If you have a disability that requires accommodation in order to complete the application process, please contact Human Resources at the email address above or by calling (503) 595-5300.

Klarquist Sparkman, LLP has established an Affirmative Action Program for the Disabled and Veterans. If you would like to review a copy of this Program, please contact Human Resources using the contact information above.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

IP Attorney – Law Firm – McLean, Va.

Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C., an Roberts Mlotkowski Safran & Cole, P.C.Intellectual Property Law Firm located in prestigious Tysons Corner, Virginia seeks a registered Patent Attorney with two to three years of work experience as an Examiner at the USPTO and a degree in Computer Sciences or Electrical Engineering.

RMSC is looking for a highly motivated attorney that can work substantially independently to assist in supporting a patent prosecution docket. RMSC continues to expand its business serving clients around the world. RMSC provides a congenial work environment and experienced work force.

Contact
Please email your resume to: recruiting@rmsclaw.com, and please visit our Website: www.rmsclaw.com. RMSC is an equal opportunity employer. RMSC does not reimburse for relocation expenses. Compensation: discussion at time of interview.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: McLean, Virginia

Patent Attorney or Agent – Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP The Washington, D.C. office of Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is in search of a patent agent or lateral associate to work in the Patent Practice of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group.  We are seeking candidates who have 3 to 5 years of legal experience and a background in biotechnology.  Technical experience in the areas of food technology, antibodies, enzymes, immunology and vaccines would be preferred.  Other important factors will include experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications (including through appeal), the preparation of legal opinions, and due diligence reviews of patent portfolios for acquiring parties.

Drinker Biddle offers the opportunity for sophisticated work in a collegial atmosphere, a competitive salary and excellent benefits.  For more information about our firm, please visit www.drinkerbiddle.com.

Candidates must have a Ph.D. in molecular biology, biochemistry, or a related biotechnology degree, excellent writing skills, the capacity to manage multiple assignments concurrently, and the ability to produce top quality work with minimal supervision.  Patent associate candidates must also have a J.D. and excellent academics from a top law school.  U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) work experience, while not required, is highly preferred.

Contact
If you meet all of these qualifications, please submit your cover letter, resume, transcripts and a technical writing sample to lawrecruit@dbr.com. Please include “Biotechnology/Biochemistry” in the subject line. EOE. Incomplete applications will not be considered. The submission of an unsolicited resume or other candidate information by a third party in response to this posting shall not constitute our consent or approval to such submission.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Washington, D.C.

Patent Attorney or Agent – Law Firm – Wilmington, Del.

Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP The Wilmington, Delaware, office of Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is in search of a full-time Patent Attorney, Patent Agent or prior USPTO Patent Examiner with specific expertise in Chemistry and/or Organic Chemistry to work in the Patent Practice of the firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group.  Responsibilities include prosecuting patent applications directed to chemical processes and compounds.

Candidates must have at least an M.S. degree in Chemistry or Organic Chemistry, OR a Bachelor’s degree with significant organic chemistry experience in a corporation or laboratory; a strong technical understanding of the issues of formulations/organic chemistry; plus 3 to 5 years of prosecution experience.  The successful candidate also will have excellent writing skills.  Prior U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) work experience, while not required, is highly preferred.

Drinker Biddle offers the opportunity for sophisticated work in a collegial atmosphere, training and mentoring, a competitive salary and excellent benefits.  For more information about our firm please visit www.drinkerbiddle.com.

Contact
If you meet all of these qualifications, please submit your cover letter, resume, relevant transcripts, and two technical writing samples to lawrecruit@dbr.com and note “Wilmington Chemistry Patent Position” in the subject line. EOE. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Please note that the firm will not accept any third-party/professional recruiter inquiries or referrals without prior approval.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Wilmington, Delaware

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Westport, Conn. and Melville, N.Y.

Ryan, Mason & Lewis, LLP, an Intellectual Property law firm with offices in Westport, CT and Melville, NY seeks an Associate Attorney. Duties include prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications in the electrical and computer science arts.

Qualifications: Must have degree in electrical engineering, physics or computer science. Must be eligible to sit for the patent bar exam or already admitted to patent bar.  At least 2 years of patent prosecution experience is preferable but not required.

Contact
Apply online by emailing Tina Maurice at: tm@rml-law.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Westport, Connecticut and Melville, New York

Patent Associate or Agent – Law Firm – Milwaukee, Wisc.

Michael Best Michael Bestis seeking a patent associate or patent agent for its Milwaukee office.  The Patent Associate must have at least 3 years of patent prosecution experience.  Our ideal candidate will hold a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field and be registered with the US Patent and Trademark Office.  Strong writing and communication skills are a must.  To be considered, a candidate must have excellent academic credentials, hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school, and be in good standing and an active member of the bar of the state in which the candidate is admitted to practice.  Interested applicants should submit a resume, law school, and undergraduate transcripts.

The Patent Agent must have at least 3 years of patent prosecution experience.  Our ideal candidate will hold a degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a related field and be registered with the US Patent and Trademark Office.  Prior engineering experience preferred.  To be considered, a candidate must have excellent academic credentials.  Interested applicants should submit a resume and transcripts.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing intellectual property practice with a national and international client base.

Contact
Apply by visiting our website: michaelbest.com/careers.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – Fairfax, Va.

Harrity & Harrity, LLP, Harrity & Harrity, LLPis looking for the best and the brightest patent professionals to prosecute patent applications for some of the leading technology companies in the world.  Candidates must have excellent writing and communication skills, and a background or experience in electrical engineering, computer science, mechanical engineering, or physics.  Successful candidates will have significant patent prosecution experience at a law firm.  Experience as a Patent Examiner is preferred.

Quality is the area that separates Harrity & Harrity, LLP from our peers.  Our firm prides itself on consistently delivering a high quality work product.  We are constantly developing ways to become more efficient in our day-to-day operations and constantly developing new and innovative systems that help to further distinguish our firm from our peers.  Also, Harrity & Harrity gives its professionals the unique ability to not only interface with our clients (both inventors and in-house counsel) and prospective clients, but also to contribute to improving the day-to-day operations of the firm and creating new and innovative systems.

We provide in-depth training in patent law, patent prosecution, patent preparation, business development, and client development.  Our work environment is casual, collaborative, and friendly.  We also provide an excellent compensation package, with comprehensive benefits and a salary that is production-based.  The salary potential, for your first full year of employment, is $200K+.

Contact
To apply for this position, send your resume and a cover letter to careers@harrityllp.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Fairfax, Virginia