Sr. Patent Attorney – Large Corporation – St. Louis, Mo.

Sigma-Aldrich Sigma-Aldrichis seeking a Senior Patent Attorney to work in its St. Louis, Mo., offices. The successful candidate will be an experienced patent attorney responsible for supporting active research, development and licensing programs. The position includes a variety of responsibilities such as capturing invention disclosures, performing and managing prosecution, analyzing third-party patents, and conducting due diligence related to potential acquisitions.

Essential Job Function

  • Experience in intellectual property licensing and litigation.
  • Management of worldwide patent strategies.
  • Align a growing, worldwide patent portfolio with a dynamic business, including the capture and review of invention
  • disclosures and the preparation of recommendations for the Intellectual Property Review Committee.
  • Independently draft and prosecute patent applications of particular importance to Sigma’s business and manage domestic
  • and foreign outside counsel in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications.
  • Advise on the acquisition, development, and commercialization of third-party technologies and related intellectual property
  • matters.
  • Experience in conducting and drafting FTO and patentability searches and opinions.
  • Advise on third-party patent claims against products and technologies.
  • Support patent licensing and enforcement activities.
  • Provide information and training to internal groups as required regarding patent protection procedures and programs.
  • Provide such other patent, licensing and intellectual property support as may be assigned.

Requirements

  • 5+ years of experience as a patent attorney in a top-tier law firm, and, preferably some experience working in-house.
  • Juris doctor degree.
  • Admission to a state bar and USPTO.
  • Masters degree or PhD in chemistry or material science.
  • Self-initiative and ability to work with minimum of direction under pressure.
  • Superior communication, organization and project management skills.
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel and PowerPoint applications.

Sigma-Aldrich offers a highly motivational and rewarding working environment with attractive salary, benefits, retirement, relocation and incentive packages including tuition reimbursement. Sigma-Aldrich fosters the growth of employees in a culture of respect and dignity with ample opportunity for career advancement. Sigma-Aldrich is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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Interested candidates please apply directly to our job link below. Thank you. https://sappwe.sial.com/sap/bc/webdynpro/sap/hrrcf_a_posting_apply?PARAM=cG9zdF9pbnN0X2d1aWQ9NTM0MTE1NEQ0MjA5MEIwMEUxMDA4MDAwOERGN0IzRjMmY2FuZF90eXBlPUVYVA%3d%3d&sap-client=770&sap-language=EN#

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Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: St. Louis, Missouri

Sigma-Aldrich is a leading Life Science and High Technology company whose biochemical, organic chemical products, kits and services are used in scientific research, including genomic and proteomic research, biotechnology, pharmaceutical development, the diagnosis of disease and as key components in pharmaceutical, diagnostics and high technology manufacturing. Sigma-Aldrich customers include more than 1.3 million scientists and technologists in life science companies, university and government institutions, hospitals and industry. The Company operates in 35 countries and has nearly 9,000 employees whose objective is to provide excellent service worldwide. Sigma-Aldrich is committed to accelerating customer success through innovation and leadership in Life Science and High Technology. For more information about Sigma-Aldrich, please visit its website at www.sigma-aldrich.com.

Associate (Chemistry) – Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLPKnobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP seeks associates with 2-4 years of experience.  Must possess a degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Chemical Engineering or equivalent.  PhD degree a plus.  Candidates must have strong academic credentials, as well as superior written and verbal communication skills.

Contact
For more information and to apply online, please visit the position's page on our website.

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

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Allentown, Pa.

Design IPOver the last eleven years, Design IP has built a reputation for excellence and has grown into the premier Lehigh Valley-based IP law practice. We represent some of the largest companies in the region, but remain committed to providing the same high level of quality to our smallest clients. We seek an attorney to join our practice who shares our commitment to excellence.

The position will involve patent preparation and prosecution (in a wide variety of technical disciplines, including the chemical arts), trademark preparation and prosecution, intellectual property opinions and agreements, and intellectual property litigation.

Although basic skills like utility patent claim drafting and Office action analysis are critical, we strive to hire and develop well-rounded attorneys who are skilled legal advisers. We believe that regular, direct client contact is important to developing and honing these skills.

Required Qualifications

  • Patent drafting and prosecution experience
  • Eligibility for USPTO Registration
  • PA attorney license or sitting for July 2014 PA Bar
  • Outstanding analysis and communication skills
  • Ability to quickly absorb and understand technical subject matter

Preferred Qualifications

  • USPTO Registration
  • Chemistry, Chemical Engineering or Electrical Engineering degree
  • Familiarity with graphics software, including Acrobat, PowerPoint, Visio, and CAD viewing programs

Our attorneys choose their own work/life balance. Our minimum billing expectations are modest. Base salaries are based on expected billings and bonuses are paid on a percentage basis for all excess billings. We also offer benefits including retirement, health insurance and disability.

Contact
If you are interested in joining our team, please e-mail a cover letter, resume and writing sample in confidence to recruiting@designip.com. An example of a published patent application for which you drafted the specification and claims, a substantive Office action response, and a legal brief (such as a motion for summary judgment) are preferred as writing samples.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Allentown, Pennsylvania

Patent Agent / Attorney – Law Firm – Pasadena, Calif. (Updated)

Steinfl & Bruno LLP, Steinfl & Bruno LLPa boutique Intellectual Property firm in Pasadena, is a fast-paced, exciting law practice focused on representing inventors. Seeking candidates for experienced Patent Agent / Attorney position, with patent preparation and prosecution experience. Admission before the USPTO is REQUIRED. Must be eligible to work in the US.

The ideal candidate has a PhD in chemistry, organic chem, pharmacology or related biotechnology related fields and has minimum of 3 years experience in patent drafting, and patent prosecution before the USPTO and elsewhere. Pharma is a plus.

Steinfl & Bruno LLP protects inventions through patents, determines U.S., International and foreign patent filing strategies, defines worldwide patent prosecution strategies, designs patent coverage for specific products, methods and technologies, reviews and organizes worldwide patent portfolios.

Contact
Please send resume and salary requirements in confidence to office@sbpatlaw.com. For more information about our firm, please visit our web site at www.sbpatlaw.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Pasadena, California

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 Wireless and RF technology, including 4G and 3G cellular, LTE, WiMAX and IEEE 802.11n technologies. 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

Schwegman, Lundberg & Woessner, P.A. 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 100 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 Agent / Scientist – Law Firm – San Diego, Calif.

Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLPKnobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP is looking to grow its San Diego team! Applicants must have a strong interest in U.S. and foreign patent prosecution to assist in the drafting and prosecution of U.S. and foreign patent applications. This position requires a Ph.D. in Organic or Medicinal Chemistry. Qualified candidates will be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Candidates must have 1-2 years of patent prosecution experience as well as superior technical writing skills.

Contact
If you are forward focused and ready for a challenge, submit an online Application for Employment through our website. For more information and to apply online, please see the listing on our website. EOE/AA

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

IP Partner – Law Firm – Boston, Mass.

Preti, Flaherty, Beliveau & Pachios, LLP, Preti, Flaherty, Beliveau & Pachios, LLPa diversified regional law firm, has an immediate opening in its Boston office for a partner-level patent attorney with a background in biochemistry or chemistry. A generous percentage-based compensation arrangement is offered, ideal for a seasoned practitioner who desires to develop and grow an existing practice. Candidates should have a substantial portable book of business.

The primary responsibilities for this position include preparing and filing patent applications in the US Patent and Trademark Office and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications. Patentability searches and opinions and client counseling on matters of patentability are also integral aspects. The ideal applicant will have experience in drafting infringement and invalidity opinions, as well as performing due diligence investigations. Experience with licensing and technology-based agreements is desired.

To apply, please have five or more years practicing as a patent attorney. A degree in biochemistry or chemistry is required, and a Ph.D. is preferred. The ideal candidate will have substantial experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications involving organic chemistry, biochemistry, polymer chemistry, pharmaceuticals, catalysts and related processes, analytical techniques and devices using or implementing any of the above. Experience prosecuting biotechnology applications is also desirable. Registration to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office is mandatory; admission to the Massachusetts Bar is preferred. Candidates should have superior legal writing and computer research skills.

Contact
Preti Flaherty offers a competitive salary, incentive bonuses, a generous benefits package and an ideal working environment. Please direct resumes to Jennifer Treuhaft, Recruiting Coordinator, Preti Flaherty, LLP, P.O. Box 9546, Portland, ME 04112-9546 or by email to jtreuhaft@preti.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts

With more than 100 attorneys and offices in ME, NH, MA, NJ and DC, Preti Flaherty is seeking experienced attorneys to grow with us. Our entrepreneurial culture allows you to handle sophisticated matters rivaling those of the nation's largest firms, while developing your area of expertise. We are seeking attorneys who thrive in a fast-paced environment, enjoy diversity in their work and understand superior client service.

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 mechanical, electrical or chemical engineering, 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 send or e-mail cover letter, resume, writing sample and law school transcript to Trisha Selden, Legal Talent Manager, Faegre Baker Daniels, 2200 Wells Fargo Center, 90 South Seventh Street, Minneapolis, MN 55402 (Trisha.Selden@FaegreBD.com)

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Patent Associate – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Cantor Colburn LLPCantor Colburn LLP is seeking an Associate who will be responsible for drafting and prosecuting patent applications domestically and internationally in the chemical and chemical engineering arts, as well as preparing invalidity, infringement, and freedom to operate analyses.

The successful candidate must have a degree in chemical engineering with strong technical knowledge and be admitted to the Patent Bar.  It is preferred to have at least two years of patent drafting experience including having drafted more than 20 patent applications and having prosecuted applications both in the U.S. and overseas.  Excellent academic credentials and writing and communication skills are required.  While Hartford-based position is preferred, with sufficient experience, the candidate can work in any of the firm’s offices.  Please be prepared to provide a work sample and references.

Contact
Please send resume and cover letter to careers@cantorcolburn.com. No calls, please. Cantor Colburn LLP is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Washington, D.C., Hartford, Atlanta, Houston and Detroit

Cantor Colburn is one of the largest full-service intellectual property law firms in the country, with growing offices in Washington, D.C., Hartford, Atlanta, Houston and Detroit. In recent rankings, Cantor Colburn was #10 in the country for issued U.S. patents and #24 for registered U.S. trademarks. The firm’s clients are among the leading companies in the United States and around the world, including Fortune 100 companies, privately held companies, select high tech start-ups and universities.

Patent Agent / Attorney – Law Firm – Rockville, Md.

AuerbachSchrot LLC, AuerbachSchrot LLCan intellectual property law firm in Rockville, MD, is seeking an experienced, USPTO registered patent agent or attorney to assist in its growing domestic and international biotechnology and high technology patent prosecution practice.

Applicants must have at least 2 years of prosecution experience in a law firm setting, and be fluent in USPTO practice and policy. A master’s or Ph.D. degree in immunology or immunotherapy is required for the position.

Applicants must also have superior and unwavering attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communications skills, high computer proficiency and the ability to independently prioritize and perform multiple tasks and address multiple deadlines.

AuerbachSchrot offers exceptional benefits, training, a competitive compensation package and an opportunity to work in a congenial environment in suburban Maryland. AuerbachSchrot is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Contact
Applicants should send a copy of their resume and a cover letter, in confidence, to the attention of Ms. Penny Zimmerman Amir at careers@ipatlaw.com. Applicant submissions will be maintained as confidential.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Rockville, Maryland

Patent / IP Attorney – Large Corporation – Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (“SABIC”)SABIC is seeking high caliber Patent Attorneys to join its global legal function in Saudi Arabia.

You will be primarily responsible for supporting the Business, Manufacturing and Technology & Innovation teams in the Middle East & Africa, in developing and implementing IP strategy, providing legal and IP counseling and contract support to enhance the value of SABIC technology. This will include advising on, drafting and negotiating IP agreements and patent portfolio management, patent preparation, prosecution and maintenance, patent litigation and IP due diligence.

SABIC requires both a technical degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or life sciences, and a Law Degree. Admission to a recognized bar (USPTO, European Patent Office, etc.) is essential. A minimum of 5 years’ legal experience is required, ideally from the US, UK or Europe.

These roles (located in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia) provide ambitious lawyers with a superb opportunity to work as part of a world class legal function across Asia, the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. In addition, you will benefit from an expat package that includes a bonus, housing, transportation, children's school fees and other benefits.

Contact
Apply by emailing Elizabeth Williams at elizabeth@ews-search.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

SABIC is one of the world’s leading and most profitable manufacturers of chemicals, plastics, fertilizers and metals. With annual revenues of $50 billion and around 40,000 employees in 40 countries, SABIC was estimated by Forbes in 2011 to be the second largest global diversified chemicals company in the world. With significant investments in technology and innovation planned for 2013 and beyond, the Company is poised to continue its rapid global expansion. To help support this growth, it is now recruiting a number of high caliber Patent Attorneys to join its global legal function which already boasts 100 legal professionals worldwide.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Small Corporation – Baltimore, Md. / Washington, D.C. Area

Vorbeck MaterialsVorbeck Materials is seeking a patent agent or attorney to manage and expand a growing patent portfolio and to perform other IP-related duties. Duties include:

  • Drafting, filing, and prosecuting patent applications in the USPTO.
  • Collaborating with outside counsel, foreign associates, and external partners.
  • Developing and implementing IP strategies for the company.
  • Working closely with R&D and product development groups to identify and develop inventions.
  • Providing support for licensing activities.
  • Managing a trademark portfolio in conjunction with outside counsel.

Applicants should have a minimum of 3 to 4 years of experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications and should be familiar with domestic and foreign requirements. Applications must be registered with the USPTO. Attorneys must have a JD from a recognized law school and a state bar admission. At least a Bachelor’s degree in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, or a related field is required. An advanced degree is preferred.

Contact
Apply by emailing us at: ip@vorbeck.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Small Corporation
Job Location: Baltimore, Maryland / Washington, D.C. Area

Vorbeck Materials Corp. is a U.S.-based technology and manufacturing company established in 2006 to develop products using Vor-x®, graphene, which is made using Vorbeck's patented graphene technology that was initially developed at Princeton University. Vorbeck launched the world's first commercial graphene product with the introduction of Vor-ink™, a graphene-based conductive ink for electronics applications. Vorbeck also develops and manufactures products using Vor-x® graphene for use in elastomer and plastic composites, high-performance fibers, anti-corrosive coatings, and batteries. Vorbeck's aim is to use graphene as the basis for innovative technologies that break performance barriers and create higher-profit solutions for clients compared to conventional products. Vorbeck Materials is the first and only company to receive EPA approval for the commercial production and sale of graphene-based products.

Patent Agent – Law Firm – Dallas, Texas

Winstead PC logois seeking to hire a Patent Agent having a minimum of 2-3 years of experience in preparation and prosecution of patent applications in the fields of chemistry, biotechnology and/or nanotechnology. Must have passed the USPTO patent bar.

Experience Required

  • 2-3 years of “substantial” patent preparation and prosecution of matters from disclosure through allowance.
  • A Bachelors or Masters degree in Chemistry, Biochemistry or a comparable science background is required.

We offer benefits and a competitive compensation package.

Contact
Apply online by visiting this link: https://resumebuilder.winstead.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Dallas, Texas

Patent Attorney or Patent Agent – Large Corporation – Palo Alto, Calif.

Our client, a mid-sized pharmaceutical company, is seeking to add a Patent Attorney or Patent Agent to its department. The Patent Attorney or Agent will work with the company’s Associate General Counsel of IP and be responsible for drafting and managing global patent portfolios directed to The company's products. In addition to working on all aspects of patent prosecution, including drafting patent applications and responding to Office Actions, the position will work closely with R&D colleagues to monitor the progress of The company's in-house research and development, evaluate freedom to operate with respect to third party patent rights, evaluate potential in-licensing or acquisition opportunities and advise research groups on a variety of IP issues, including assessment of third party patent rights.

Responsibilities:
This position provides the opportunity to work on a wide range of IP issues in a growth-oriented pharmaceutical company. Responsibilities include drafting new patent applications and responses to US and foreign office actions, collaborating with outside US and foreign patent counsel handling patent prosecution matters including appeals, and assisting with IP due diligence for licensing agreements and patentability and freedom to operate studies.

The position requires a JD degree from accredited law school, admission to at least one state bar, and admission to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. A BA/BS in chemistry, molecular biology or related degree is also required; advanced degree preferred.

The company is also willing to consider a Patent Agent for this position. In that circumstance, the JD is not required, but the candidate must be admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. A BA/BS in chemistry, molecular biology or related degree is also required; advanced degree preferred.

Candidates must have a minimum of 4 years of biological/chemical/ pharmaceutical patent prosecution experience. Candidates must also demonstrate a full understanding of U.S. patent law, and knowledge of European patent law, including patentability, prosecution, validity, infringement and litigation. Strong background in drafting/filing of patents as well as prosecution experience is also must.

The successful candidate will also be detail-oriented, independently motivated, and have the ability to interact with clients and co-workers in a professional, approachable, and positive manner.

Contact
Apply by emailing us at: info@edgelaw.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: Palo Alto, California

Patent Prosecution Associate – Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

Arnold & Porter's logoWashington office is seeking a mid-level registered patent associate for the Intellectual Property Practice Group to work on USPTO inter partes matters. Qualified candidates should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience in patent prosecution and preferably exposure to inter partes matters and evidence of excellent writing skills. Candidates must have a PhD in the life sciences, material sciences, or biomedical engineering fields. DC bar or ability to waive into DC bar required. All applicants must have excellent academic credentials, writing skills and references.

Arnold & Porter is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer that does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, veteran's status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, creed, citizenship status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Our Firm's policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment. To achieve our goal of equal opportunity, Arnold & Porter maintains an affirmative action plan through which it makes good faith efforts to recruit, hire and advance in employment qualified minorities, females, disabled individuals and covered veterans. EOE M/F/V/D

Contact
Apply online by visiting this link: http://www.arnoldporter.com/jobs.cfm?u=LateralPatentProsecutionAssociate&action=view&id=513.

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

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Atlanta, Ga.

Axiom, Axiom-Law a modern alternative to the traditional law firm and one of the nation's fastest growing private companies, is hiring a Patent Attorney to join our Atlanta practice.

Alums of the nation’s best law firms and corporate law departments, Axiom Attorneys work in a uniquely integrated way with our predominantly Fortune 100 client base. In Axiom they’ve found variety, interesting work, and the chance to be a legal pioneer.

The ideal candidate will have:
• Strong academic and law firm credentials;
• In-house experience preferred, including working with and advising senior management;
• 10+ years of legal experience with a focus on patent prosecution, litigation and strategy;
• Experience dealing with complex patent licensing agreements and portfolio strategy/management;
• Meticulous attention to detail and strong organizational and process management skills;
• Strong self-starting qualities as well as enthusiasm and commitment to a team-based working environment;
• Excellent analytical skills and good business judgment, with a demonstrated ability to apply legal advice to business needs;
• Active membership in the state bar of residence and USPTO bar required;
• PhD or MS in Chemistry or Biochemistry or BS/ MS in Chemical Engineering.

Contact:
Apply online by visiting this link: https://searchlight.cluen.com/E5/(S(fz5jnoqtld2wlgeca1wblhnn))/Login.aspx?URLKey=7xl7vhxw. Please specify Patently-O Job Board in the “how did you hear about us” section. For more information about our firm, please visit www.axiomlaw.com. Axiom is an equal opportunity employer and committed to a diverse workforce.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Atlanta, Georgia

Patent Lawyer – Law Firm – Boston, Mass.

Sunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers LLPSunstein Kann Murphy & Timbers LLP, a leading Boston intellectual property law firm, seeks a patent lawyer associate who has 1 to 3 years of experience, strong academic credentials, and exceptional analytical skills and writing ability. Strong chemistry background required. Ph.D. in chemistry preferred.

While our patent practice emphasizes portfolio development using strategic filings, our patent attorneys also work with our IP litigators in developing enforcement and defense strategies. Patents from our office, in a wide range of technologies, have been involved in multi-million dollar litigation recoveries. Our ideal candidate is a vigorous advocate who enjoys working in a congenial atmosphere.

Contact:
Please send a resume to Steven Saunders, Esq. at ssaunders@sunsteinlaw.com.

Additional Info:
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts

Patent Attorney / Patent Agent – Law Firm – Syracuse, N.Y.

Burr & Brown, a Syracuse, New York Law Firm seeks experienced patent attorneys or patent agents to handle foreign-based patent prosecution. Candidates must have substantial experience prosecuting cases before the USPTO.

After practicing IP law in the Washington DC area for more than fifteen years, the partners moved their practices to the more family-oriented atmosphere of upstate New York. Since founding the firm in 2000, our practice has tripled in size and our client base continues to grow. We are looking for qualified patent attorneys or patent agents to assist us in maintaining the current client base and continuing to grow the practice.

The Syracuse area provides very reasonably priced homes, quality public schools and has consistently been recognized as one of the best communities to raise a family. The opportunities available at our firm are complemented very nicely by the quality of life that upstate New York has to offer, including countless bodies of water, one of the highest number of golf courses per capita in the US, numerous ski areas, Syracuse University athletic events, as well as minor league hockey and minor league baseball teams, all of which provide countless hours of entertainment.

Salary is commensurate with experience level. We offer a 401k Plan with a profit-sharing component funded solely by the firm.

Contact:
Apply by emailing the firm at: mkuczynski@burrandbrown.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Syracuse, New York

Patent Attorney or Agent – Law Firm – Austin, Texas (Updated)

Abel Law GroupLogo is seeking a chemical practitioner with 2+ years of experience. Successful candidate must be mature, have exceptional client handling skills, and be a pragmatic, results-oriented practitioner.

Candidate will have exposure to a wide variety of areas, including preparation and international prosecution of patent applications, clearance/right to practice analyses, M&A due diligence, and invalidity and non-infringement opinion generation. The open position is particularly well suited for a practitioner seeking exposure beyond typical prep/prosecution duties. Strong interpersonal skills are required as the practitioner will have direct client contact with sophisticated in-house counsel and foreign counsel.

Above market average compensation is available to the ideal candidate.

Abel Law Group, LLP is comprised of a well-established practice group with a strong group of practitioners, and boasts a stellar support staff, a collegial, casual work environment, and strong benefits package. The firm was ranked 5th largest in Austin according to the Austin Business Journal, June 2013, and continues with a growth rate outpacing the industry. 

Contact:
Apply by emailing your resume and two writing samples to the firm at: hr@abel-ip.com.

Additional Info:
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Austin, Texas

Patent Agent, Associate, Of Counsel – Law Firm – Houston, Texas

International IP Law Group International IP Law Group (IIPLG)is seeking Patent Agents/Associate Attorneys/Of Counsel Attorneys to prepare and prosecute patent applications in technical areas relating to computer science, computer engineering, software, chemical and mechanical arts.

IIPLG offers a flexible work environment and some telecommuting is possible. A wide range of employee benefits is provided.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor of Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Chemical Engineering or equivalent
• 2-3 years relevant experience

Contact:
Please send your resume, complete transcripts, a writing sample and salary history to Nathan Stacy at office@iiplg.com.

Additional Info:
Job Location: Houston, Texas
Employer Type: Law Firm