Patent Attorney or Agent – Law Firm – Spokane, Wash. or Seattle, Wash.

leeLee & Hayes, an intellectual property (IP) law firm, is seeking a registered patent attorney or agent with a degree in electrical engineering or computer science who is able to speak, read and write fluently in Mandarin to join our team based in either Spokane or Seattle, Washington.

Lee & Hayes is consistently recognized as one of the nation’s highest-quality patent law firms across industries. In addition to IP law, the firm specializes in corporate, government relations and litigation services. The firm boasts a collegial and team-oriented work environment as well as a nationally competitive compensation and benefits package. Culturally, Lee & Hayes is more like a “high-tech company of lawyers” than just a law firm.

Qualifications: Three or more years of patent preparation and prosecution experience. Must have a registration number with the USPTO and be fluent in both English and Mandarin.

Lee & Hayes is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workforce.

Contact
For confidential consideration, please submit your resume to hr@leehayes.com. For more information about this position and our firm, please visit leehayes.com.

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

Attorney or Agent (with PhD in Life Sciences) – Law Firm – Spokane, Wash.

leeLee & Hayes, an intellectual property (IP) law firm, is seeking a patent attorney or agent with a Ph.D. in any of the life sciences to join our team based in Spokane, Washington.

Lee & Hayes is consistently recognized as one of the nation’s highest-quality patent law firms across industries. In addition to IP law, the firm specializes in corporate, government relations and litigation services.  The firm boasts a collegial and team-oriented work environment as well as a nationally competitive compensation and benefits package. Culturally, Lee & Hayes is more like a “high-tech company of lawyers” than just a law firm.

Qualifications:  Three or more years of patent preparation and prosecution experience. Greatly prefer a Ph.D. in any of the life sciences.  Must have a registration number with the USPTO.

Lee & Hayes is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and strongly supports diversity in the workforce.

Contact
For confidential consideration, please submit your resume to hr@leehayes.com.  For more information about this position and our firm, please visit leehayes.com.

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

E.E. Circuit / Semiconductor / Telecommuting – Law Firm – Nationwide

hauptmanHauptman & Ham, LLP, an intellectual property law firm located in Northern Virginia, seeks experienced candidates for its patent prosecution practice due to rapid growth.  Capability in all aspects of semiconductor and circuit 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 and Chinese language ability 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
To apply, please email recruiting311@ipfirm.com.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Nationwide

Lateral IP Partner (Patents/Trademarks/IP Litigation) – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

lozaLoza & Loza, LLP's fast growing and dynamic intellectual property practice is seeking attorneys with a book of business who are interested in a lateral move.

Firm Culture: Our firm includes experienced, tech-savvy, entrepreneurial attorneys, and we hope to add similar attorneys to our team. We have a cohesive group of attorneys with unsurpassed technical  expertise and work quality. Attorneys set their own work schedule and hourly rate(s), and there is no minimum hourly requirement. Our attorneys choose their own balance between work and family/social life. This is a great opportunity for attorneys who pride themselves in providing excellent work quality and client service.  Client development is also supported and encouraged by the firm.

Compensation: Our firm has one of the most generous compensation structures in the industry, matching or exceeding large firm compensation, for attorneys who are self-sustaining.  Additionally, we have a yearly profit-sharing plan that rewards client origination.

Qualifications: We are looking for attorneys who have a proven record of client development and at least 4 years of IP law firm experience.  A portable book of business of approximately $100K/year or more is required.  Expertise in patent law (any technical expertise), trademark law, and/or IP litigation is sought.  At least one state bar license and good standing required, and USPTO Patent Bar registration preferred. 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 is required.

Offices: Loza & Loza has attorneys throughout the US and is looking to add more in the major US cities/markets.  Telecommuting is also available.

Contact
Please email resumes and size of portable book of business to careers@lozaip.com.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Multiple locations

IP Litigation Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

chernoffChernoff Vilhauer, LLP, a boutique IP firm located in Portland, Oregon, seeks an IP litigation associate having at least 3 years of complex litigation-related experience.  Firm attorneys work in a wide range of interesting technology areas for large and small corporate, institutional and individual clients. The person in this position should be a self-starter, and have experience in motion drafting, preferably claim ‎construction and dispositive motion practice.  USPTO admission and a technical background are a plus but are not required; however, the ‎applicant needs to be able to understand and explain complex technologies.  

Contact
Please submit a resume and writing sample to tclosson@chernofflaw.com by January 2, 2017.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Patent Analyst Consultant – Small Corporation – Portland, Ore.

GTT GroupGTT Group is seeking highly qualified individuals with subject matter and patent analysis expertise in one or more of the following technical areas:

  • Battery
  • Flexible Display
  • LED
  • Semiconductor Device
  • Semiconductor Process
  • Cloud Computing
  • Software
  • Telecommunications Infrastructure
  • Connectivity
  • Sensors
  • Wireless
  • Operating Systems
  • Financial Technology
  • Security
  • Automation
  • Vehicular Systems

Are you a patent professional with a background in one of the listed subject matter areas? If so, then we are especially interested in speaking with you.

Experience analyzing patent claims and preparing claim charts and relevant subject matter expertise required. Willingness to work with and support patent analyst team members, project managers, and other team members are essential.

Selected candidates are contracted on a project-by project basis.

Contact
To provide consulting services to GTT Group, please respond by email to: consultant@gttgrp.com. In the body of your email please attach a CV including any relevant experience.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Small Corporation
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Patent Prosecution Associate or Agent (EE / CS) – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

logoKlarquist Sparkman, LLP, a mid-size law firm focusing exclusively on Intellectual Property law, is actively seeking lateral patent prosecution associates or patent agents with electrical engineering, computer science, or physics degrees for its office located in Portland, Oregon. Candidates should have excellent academic credentials (top 33% of class preferred, top 10% strongly preferred) and preferably at least 1-4 years of experience prosecuting patent applications for electronics or computer software. Excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills are required. Relevant industry experience or an advanced degree is preferred.

Located in one of the country’s most beautiful and livable cities, Klarquist Sparkman offers its professionals a challenging and rewarding career representing top-tier clients. The 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.

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 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.

Contact
Interested candidates should apply through our website with a cover letter, resume, transcripts (undergraduate and graduate (if applicable)) and writing sample.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Biotech Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

logoKlarquist Sparkman, LLP, a mid-size law firm focusing exclusively on Intellectual Property law, is actively seeking lateral patent prosecution associates and agents with an advanced degree in the biological sciences (a Ph.D. or M.D. is highly preferred). Candidates should have excellent academic credentials and at least 1-4 years of experience prosecuting patent applications for biotechnology related matters. Excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills are required.

Located in one of the country’s most beautiful and livable cities, Klarquist Sparkman offers its professionals a challenging and rewarding career representing top-tier clients. The 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.

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 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.

Contact
Interested candidates should apply through our website with a cover letter, resume, transcripts (undergraduate and graduate (if applicable)) and writing sample.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Assistant General Counsel (Patents & Trade Secrets) – Large Corporation – Portland, Ore.

nikeNike seeks an experienced patent lawyer to serve as its Assistant General Counsel – Patents & Trade Secrets, reporting directly to Nike’s Chief Patent Counsel.  In this role, you will be responsible for providing strategic patent and legal advice to Nike’s business and innovation teams on a global scale.  You will collaborate with professionals managing Nike’s patent portfolios and support Nike’s IP litigation and transactions teams on patent issues as needed.

Core Responsibilities

  • Advising senior management, technical and business stakeholders on patent matters
  • Setting and implementing a patent strategy for Nike’s latest innovations
    • Interacting with patent offices throughout the world in order to accelerate the issuance of Nike’s patented innovations
  • Managing outside patent counsel both domestically and globally
  • Developing, coordinating and reviewing patent research and analysis projects, including prior art searches, competitive intelligence, landscapes, patentability analyses, portfolio analyses, infringement/non-infringement analyses, validity/invalidity analyses
  • Coordinating and managing patent committees
  • Setting and implementing patent policies
  • Developing and implementing internal systems and processes for managing Nike’s IP
  • Leading in-house patent professionals in managing patent harvesting and prosecution
  • Spearheading internal education initiatives and trainings related to patents
  • Managing freedom to operate projects
  • Conducting patent purchase due diligence and collaborating on patent acquisition transactions
  • Conducting trade secret audits, implementing trade secret protection measures, training innovation and business groups about trade secret best practices, providing trade secret advice and counseling
  • International travel as needed
  • Providing such other IP support as needed

Qualifications

  • A Juris Doctorate degree
  • USPTO membership
  • A technical degree recognized by the USPTO
  • Proven leader with 10+ years of experience in patent and IP matters
  • Experience managing teams of IP professionals
  • Registered and in good standing with at least one State Bar
  • Experience in a corporate legal environment, on a global scale, preferred
  • Excellent oral communication and presentation skills required
  • Superior organization and project management skills
  • Strong communication skills with innovators, technologists and senior business leaders
  • Strong interpersonal skills; a team player able to establish and build partnerships at all levels of the innovation and legal community
  • Must have the ability to multi-task, manage multiple priorities, and deliver results in a fast-paced environment
  • Needs to be a hands on “doer” with the ability to work independently
  • The ability to work across multiple time zones with Nike employees and partners in the U.S., Europe, and Asia

Contact
To apply, please visit this website: http://jobs.nike.com/portland/legal/jobid10538192-assistant-general-counsel-patents-.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Large Corporation
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

The heart of Nike is built around one simple idea -- innovate.  Whether that innovation is called Nike Air or Nike Free or Nike Flyknit, the principle is the same: think something that nobody has thought before and create product that is uniquely innovative and uniquely Nike. So take chances.  Think bigger than the next achiever.  Just know one thing.  The more you succeed, the higher we’ll raise the bar.

IP Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

stoel-rives-logo_stacked_highres_RGBThe Portland office of Stoel Rives LLP seeks an associate with 4-6 years of relevant experience to join our business IP group which is affiliated with the firm's larger Technology and Intellectual Property (TIP) group. Candidates must have experience in trademark prosecution and enforcement, copyrights, IP licensing and technology transactions, and some familiarity with data privacy and security, ecommerce, and media and advertising law. The Stoel Rives TIP practice is a multidisciplinary group that includes talented professionals with experience in business, litigation, and technical matters. Strong academic credentials, writing skills, and interpersonal skills are also required. Membership in the Oregon State Bar is preferred, but not required. Principals only. No recruiters, please.

Stoel Rives LLP enjoys an over-100-year tradition of excellence as a leader among U.S. law firms. We offer a multi-office platform and world-class clients together with focused, individual training and professional development for all our attorneys. With nearly 400 lawyers firmwide, we are proud to provide a full suite of transactional and litigation solutions for U.S. and international clients at all stages of growth, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.

Contact
Apply online here: http://webapp.stoel.com/asp/viselfapply/viRecruitSelfApply/ReDefault.aspx?FilterREID=2&FilterJobCategoryID=7&FilterJobID=105.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Patent Attorney / Patent Agent – Small Corporation – Bothell, Wash.

logoSeattle Genetics is seeking is a registered patent attorney or patent agent with prosecution experience in biology or chemistry.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct searching and patentability studies
  • Draft and prosecute patent applications, prepare amendments
  • Support senior patent attorneys and agents in prosecution matters
  • Provide backup support for docketing, efiling and other IP functions

Qualifications:

  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • 1.5 - 4 years of prosecution experience in biology or chemistry
  • BS biological or chemical field, MS or PhD preferred
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills

Job ID 1800
Location: Bothell, Washington
Job Code: 1608MS-01 #LI-KM1
# of Openings: 1

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Contact
To apply, please visit this website: http://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp;jsessionid=56B49E5CAE4B7C4A3B6D5DF1256A26CC?org=SEAGEN&cws=1&rid=1800.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Small Corporation
Job Location: Bothell, Washington

Patent Prosecution Associate / Agent (Biotechnology) – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

logoKlarquist Sparkman, LLP, a mid-size law firm focusing exclusively on Intellectual Property law, is actively seeking lateral patent prosecution associates and agents with an advanced degree in the biological sciences (a Ph.D. or M.D. is highly preferred). Candidates should have excellent academic credentials and at least 1-4 years of experience prosecuting patent applications for biotechnology related matters. Excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills are required.

Located in one of the country’s most beautiful and livable cities, Klarquist Sparkman offers its professionals a challenging and rewarding career representing top-tier clients.  The firm’s compensation and benefits package is highly competitive with other top-level firms in the Pacific Northwest.

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 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.

Contact
Interested candidates should apply through our website with a cover letter, resume, transcripts (undergraduate and graduate (if applicable)) and writing sample.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Patent Attorney / Patent Agent – Law Firm – Bothell, Wash.

logoSeattle Genetics is seeking is a registered patent agent with prosecution experience in biology or chemistry.

Responsibilities:

  • Conduct searching and patentability studies
  • Draft and prosecute patent applications, prepare amendments
  • Support senior patent attorneys and agents in prosecution matters
  • Provide backup support for docketing, efiling and other IP functions

Qualifications:

  • Admitted to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office
  • 1.5 - 4 years of prosecution experience in biology or chemistry
  • BS biological or chemical field, MS or PhD preferred
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent English written and oral communication skills

Job ID 1800
Location: Bothell, Washington
Job Code: 1608MS-01 #LI-KM1
# of Openings: 1

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Contact
To apply, please visit this website: http://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp;jsessionid=DF0364D491F0CB95E7B90C1AFC2D1E3A?org=SEAGEN&cws=1&rid=1800.

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

IP Litigation Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

SchwabeSchwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is one of the top law firms serving the needs of businesses in the Pacific ‎Northwest. The firm's attorneys provide a broad range of transaction and litigation services to many of ‎the Northwest's leading companies, from Fortune 500 industry leaders to emerging and privately held ‎businesses.‎

With over 155 attorneys, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is one of the largest Pacific Northwest regional ‎law firms, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, Washington D.C.  and ‎Mountain View, CA. ‎

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt has an opening in the Portland, OR office for a full time Intellectual ‎Property Litigation Attorney in the Intellectual Property practice group. The ideal candidate will have: ‎

  • 3- 5 years of IP litigation experience with a focus on patent litigation‎
  • Experience in patent litigation-related research and motion drafting, including claim ‎construction and dispositive motion practice
  • Demonstrated aptitude in managing independent projects within a team environment in a ‎fast-paced litigation practice ‎
  • Significant experience taking depositions, in-court appearances and managing discovery ‎
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Strong client service skills and ethics
  • Demonstrated ownership of projects and willingness to work hard in a team-oriented setting, ‎but with significant independence
  • USPTO admission and a technical background are a plus but are not required; however, the ‎applicant needs to be able to understand and explain complex technologies
  • JD degree from an accredited law school
  • Oregon State Bar preferred but not required; ‎

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with competitive salary ‎and benefits.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ‎color, religion, ‎ancestry, national origin, age, sex, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender ‎identity or other status protected ‎by law.‎

Contact
Candidates should direct their cover letter, resume, law school and undergraduate transcripts, and a ‎writing sample to Will Case, Recruiting Manager at wcase@schwabe.com. ‎Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.‎

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Contract Patent Analyst – Other – Portland, Ore.

logoGTT Group is searching for highly qualified individuals with subject matter and patent analysis expertise in one or more of the following technical areas:

  • Battery
  • Flexible Display
  • LED
  • Semiconductor Device
  • Semiconductor Process
  • Cloud Computing
  • Software
  • Telecommunications Infrastructure
  • Connectivity
  • Sensors
  • Wireless
  • Operating Systems
  • Financial Technology
  • Security
  • Automation
  • Vehicular Systems

Are you a patent professional with a background in one of the listed subject matter areas? If so, then we are especially interested in speaking with you.

Experience analyzing patent claims and preparing claim charts and relevant subject matter expertise required. Willingness to work with and support patent analyst team members, project managers, and other team members are essential.

Contact
To provide consulting services to GTT Group, please respond by email to: consultant@gttgrp.com. Please attach a resume or CV including any relevant experience.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Other
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

IP Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

stoel-rives-logo_stacked_highres_RGBThe Portland office of Stoel Rives LLP seeks an associate with 4-6 years of relevant experience to join our business IP group which is affiliated with the firm's larger Technology and Intellectual Property (TIP) group. Candidates must have experience in trademark prosecution and enforcement, copyrights, IP licensing and technology transactions, and some familiarity with data privacy and security, ecommerce, and media and advertising law. The Stoel Rives TIP practice is a multidisciplinary group that includes talented professionals with experience in business, litigation, and technical matters. Strong academic credentials, writing skills, and interpersonal skills are also required. Membership in the Oregon State Bar is preferred, but not required. Principals only. No recruiters, please.

Stoel Rives LLP enjoys an over-100-year tradition of excellence as a leader among U.S. law firms. We offer a multi-office platform and world-class clients together with focused, individual training and professional development for all our attorneys. With nearly 400 lawyers firmwide, we are proud to provide a full suite of transactional and litigation solutions for U.S. and international clients at all stages of growth, from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.

Contact
To apply, please visit this website: http://webapp.stoel.com/asp/viselfapply/viRecruitSelfApply/ReDefault.aspx?FilterREID=2&FilterJobCategoryID=7&FilterJobID=105.

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Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

IP Litigation Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

SchwabeSchwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is one of the top law firms serving the needs of businesses in the Pacific ‎Northwest. The firm's attorneys provide a broad range of transaction and litigation services to many of ‎the Northwest's leading companies, from Fortune 500 industry leaders to emerging and privately held ‎businesses.‎

With over 155 attorneys, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is one of the largest Pacific Northwest regional ‎law firms, with offices in Portland, Seattle, Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem, Washington D.C.  and ‎Mountain View, CA. ‎

Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt has an opening in the Portland, OR office for a full time intellectual ‎property litigation attorney in the Intellectual Property practice group. The ideal candidate will have: ‎

  • ‎3- 5 years of IP litigation experience with a focus on patent litigation
  • Experience in patent litigation-related research and motion drafting, including claim ‎construction and dispositive motion practice
  • Demonstrated aptitude in managing independent projects within a team environment in a ‎fast-paced litigation practice ‎
  • Significant experience taking depositions, in-court appearances and managing discovery ‎
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills ‎
    • Strong client service skills and ethics ‎
  • Demonstrated ownership of projects and willingness to work hard in a team-oriented setting, ‎but with significant independence ‎
  • USPTO admission and a technical background are a plus but are not required; however, the ‎applicant needs to be able to understand and explain complex technologies ‎
  • JD degree from an accredited law school
  • Oregon State Bar preferred but not required

Contact
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt provides a team-oriented working environment with competitive salary ‎and benefits. Candidates should direct their cover letter, resume, law school and undergraduate ‎transcripts, and a writing sample to Will Case, Recruiting Manager at wcase@schwabe.com. ‎

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

Patent Prosecution Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore. or Seattle, Wash.

SchwabeSchwabe, Williamson & Wyatt is one of the top law firms serving the needs of businesses in the ‎Pacific Northwest. The firm's attorneys provide a broad range of transaction and litigation ‎services to many of the Northwest's leading companies, from Fortune 500 industry leaders, to ‎emerging and privately held businesses. With over 155 attorneys, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt ‎is one of the largest Pacific Northwest regional law firms, with offices in Portland, Seattle, ‎Vancouver, Bend, Eugene, Salem and Mountain View, CA. ‎

Schwabe has an opening in either our Portland, OR or Seattle, WA office for a full time associate ‎in the Intellectual Property practice group. The ideal candidate will have a strong computer science ‎or electrical engineering background, preferably 2-4 years of experience in patent prosecution ‎and/or 5+ years of software industry experience. Patent counseling, licensing and/or trademark ‎experience is beneficial but not required. Oregon State Bar or Washington State Bar admission ‎preferred, but not required. Candidate must be USPTO registered.

Contact
To apply, please email wcase@schwabe.com. Please include your resume, cover letter, law transcripts and a writing sample and/or a patent application with your submission.

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

Patent Analyst – Small Corporation – Portland, Ore.

GTT GroupGTT Group, an intellectual property services firm, is seeking highly qualified individuals with subject matter and patent analysis expertise in one or more of the following technical areas:

  • Battery
  • Flexible Display
  • LED
  • Semiconductor Device
  • Semiconductor Process
  • Cloud Computing
  • Software
  • Telecommunications Infrastructure
  • Connectivity
  • Sensors
  • Wireless
  • Operating Systems
  • Financial Technology
  • Security
  • Automation
  • Vehicular Systems

Are you a patent professional with a background in one of the listed subject matter areas? If so, then we are especially interested in speaking with you.

Experience analyzing patent claims and preparing claim charts and relevant subject matter expertise required. Willingness to work with and support patent analyst team members, project managers, and other team members are essential.

Selected candidates are contracted on a project-by project basis.

Contact
To provide consulting services to GTT Group, please respond by email to: consultant@gttgrp.com. In the body of your email please attach a resume or CV including any relevant experience. Thank You for your interest, you will hear from us soon.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Small Corporation
Job Location: Portland, Oregon

I.P. Litigation Associate – Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

logoFoster Pepper is seeking an Intellectual Property Litigation Associate with a minimum of two years of experience to join our growing team of professionals in the Seattle office. Qualified applicants will have training and/or education in trademark and patent laws and experience in those areas in federal courts or tribunals in the United States.

The successful candidate will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, references, academic credentials and long-standing, demonstrated enthusiasm for intellectual property litigation. Candidates interested in relocating from other areas of the country are welcome. Washington State Bar membership or eligibility for reciprocal admission to Washington is a plus.

Foster Pepper PLLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, national origin, ancestry, religion, age, citizenship, sex, marital status, military or veteran status, disability, sexual orientation (heterosexuality, homosexuality, bisexuality or gender expression or identity), political ideology, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.

Contact
To apply, please visit this website: https://lawcruit.micronapps.com/sup/lc_supp_app_frm.aspx?lawfirm=127&id=0.

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