Patent Prosecution Associate – Large Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

The Portland office of Stoel Rives LLP seeks an entry-level patent prosecution associate to join its Technology and Intellectual Property (TIP) group. The Stoel Rives TIP practice is a multidisciplinary group that includes talented professionals with experience in business, litigation, and patent prosecution. The ideal candidate will have up to 3 years of experience as an attorney and an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or optics. Strong academic credentials, client service skills, and writing skills are required. Membership to the Oregon bar is preferred. Occasional travel may be required.

Patent Attorney or Agent – Small Law Firm – Telecommute

DiBerardino McGovern IP Group (DMIP Group) is seeking a Patent Attorney or Patent Agent with 1-5 years of experience to join our team. The position will involve all aspects of patent prosecution including patent application drafting, and patent counseling, such as freedom-to-operate, invalidity, and non-infringement analyses. We offer a competitive salary, flexible working hours, a 401k plan, a friendly work environment, and a reasonable billable hours goal of 1,400 hours per year. DMIP Group is a virtual law firm, and we offer the opportunity to work remotely from any location in the United States.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Fairfax, Va. or Telecommute

Harrity & Harrity, LLP is looking for remote, local, or reduced hours patent professionals to prepare and/or prosecute patent applications for leading global technology companies, including numerous Fortune 500 companies. We offer true Life/Work balance – work where you want, when you want, and how much you want. We provide ample, steady preparation and prosecution work from a mix of leading electrical and mechanical technology companies. We provide an excellent compensation package that is production-based, and includes comprehensive benefits. We provide opportunity for client counseling through direct client interaction, as all clients are firm clients, and we provide opportunity for career growth/development including training in business development and client management. We have an innovative firm culture including cutting edge technology, collaborative work environment, and dedicated support team.

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

venableThe Washington, DC office of Venable LLP is seeking a junior associate to join its patent prosecution practice. Qualified candidates will have 2-4 years of big law or boutique experience and a computer science or electrical engineering background. Candidates must have JD from an accredited law school and be a registered patent attorney. Must have excellent academic credentials and communication skills.

Patent Attorney – Small Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

AMPACC Law Group is seeking an experienced Patent Attorney with a book of business. We provide an excellent platform for a motivated attorney to cultivate and grow his or her book of business. We also provide an outstanding incentive for such an attorney. AMPACC offers opportunities for professional growth in a dynamic and collegial work environment.

Patent Agent / Lawyer – Large Law Firm – Calgary, Alberta, Canada

smart-biggarSmart & Biggar is Canada's largest and highest-ranked firm practising exclusively in intellectual property and technology law. We are seeking a Patent Agent / Lawyer for our Calgary office.

Patent Prosecution Associate Attorney – Large Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

The Seattle office of Perkins Coie is seeking a patent prosecution associate attorney with at least one year of prosecution experience to join its growing patent prosecution practice. Successful candidates are required to have at least an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering. Strong academic credentials and excellent references are preferred, and candidates are required to be admitted to the USPTO.

Patent Litigation Counsel – Small Corporation – Boston, Mass.

Blackbird Technologies, a company formed over four years ago by partners of AmLaw20 law firms, is looking for experienced mid to senior level associates with at least three years of patent litigation experience, who can handle most day-to-day case demands autonomously. Rare opportunity for substantive courtroom experience in an entrepreneurial environment. Should be admitted to the Massachusetts bar and have experience with patent litigation concerning engineering and/or computer science disciplines.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Greenville, South Carolina

Dority & Manning, a full-service intellectual property firm, seeks registered patent attorneys and agents with two to six years of relevant experience with degrees in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, or related fields. Candidates can expect to work primarily on matters related to patent prosecution and litigation for Fortune 100 companies as well as other national and international clients. The firm’s practice is global in nature, representing major companies in Europe, Korea, Japan, China, South America and in virtually every region of the United States.

Associate Attorney – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Dorsey’s Patent group is seeking an Associate with two to five years of experience to be based in Denver, Minneapolis, Palo Alto, Salt Lake City, or Seattle. This Associate 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.

I.P. Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

BakerHostetler is seeking an I.P. Litigation Associate for their Chicago, Illinois; Seattle, Washington; or Washington, D.C. office. Responsibilities include:

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Westwood, Mass.

dalyDaly, Crowley, Mofford & Durkee, LLP, a midsize IP firm located south of Boston in Westwood, MA, seeks a patent attorney having an EE or a CS degree with at least two years of industry experience preferred.  Firm attorneys work in a wide range of interesting technology areas for large and small corporate, institutional and individual clients.  Compensation and benefits competitive with Boston area. Near commuter rail and Wegman’s shopping plaza, free parking, business casual dress code.

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Flexible Location

G&G is seeking highly skilled and productive Patent Attorneys with a background in Electrical or Computer Engineering. G&G provides a unique work environment that stands out from other firms. It is the firm’s view that broadening the subject matter expertise of all attorneys provides the best opportunity for growth for the attorney and the firm. Consequently, attorneys are given an opportunity to work across all clients of the firm to gain expertise in multiple subject areas such as landline and cellular communications, terrestrial and satellite communications, smart cars, data mining, waveguide communications, RF interference mitigation, RF tuning, gaming technologies, medical devices, advertising engines, magnetic resonant imaging, nanotechnology, and other advanced technology areas. Also, the firm periodically employs a process to balance attorney dockets so that all attorneys are assigned matters they can work on a daily basis without concern that their dockets will run low at any time during a calendar year.

Patent Agent – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Dorsey & Whitney LLP's patent group is seeking a Patent Agent with two to five years of experience to be based in Denver, Minneapolis, Palo Alto, Salt Lake City or Seattle. This Associate 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.

Patent Attorney – Boutique Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC is seeking a Patent Attorney (Electrical Engineering/Physics) to join its practice in Seattle, Washington.

Patent Agent – Small Corporation – Carlsbad, Calif.

Metawave is a technology company that seeks to revolutionize the future of autonomous vehicles and wireless communications. Our team is engineering disruptive technologies for next-generation 5G communications and autonomous vehicle sensing. We are looking for a highly motivated, dynamic and collaborative patent agent for our beautiful headquarters in Carlsbad. This is an opportunity to be a part of a small and growing team of world-class leaders in the next generation wireless and autonomous vehicle sensing industries, who are at the leading edge of the next wave of RF millimeter wave hardware, wireless applications, artificial intelligence, object detection, and machine learning. Metawave was founded in the iconic PARC campus in the heart of Silicon Valley. Our Carlsbad office is in close walking distance to the beach and has a fun and lively SoCal, start-up atmosphere.

U.S. Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Tokyo, Japan

ONDA TECHNO is a leading Japanese IP firm with over 50 years of history. Our main office is located in Gifu City and we have branch offices in Tokyo, Osaka, Shanghai and Taipei. We are seeking a U.S. patent attorney with an electrical engineering background and at least five years experience in prosecuting patent applications. Experience preparing invalidity and infringement opinions as well as search analyses are an absolute prerequisite. An ability to quickly learn and demonstrate understanding of complex technologies outside of your specialty is strongly preferred. The right candidate will also have positive experiences as working as part of a team as well as be capable of working independently. State bar and patent bar registration is required. Please note that the present position is in our Tokyo office and will commence at the beginning of October, 2019. His or her responsibilities shall include:

Patent Scientist – Large Law Firm – San Diego, Calif.

Knobbe Martens provides an opportunity for engineers and scientists to further their professional growth and career development in exciting, challenging ways. Put your technical degree to work on issues involving science, technology, and the law. The candidate will assist with the successful procurement of patent protection for innovative technologies, evaluate the designs of new products, and assist with the evaluation of competitor products.

I.P. Docket Specialist – Large Law Firm – Costa Mesa, Calif.

Rutan & Tucker, LLP is seeking an I.P. Docket Specialist to provide complex and specialized docket support, including data entry, for domestic and foreign patent, trademark and copyright matters for the Intellectual Property Practice group firm wide.

Patent Scientist (Biotechnology) – Large Law Firm – San Diego, Calif.

Knobbe Martens provides an opportunity for engineers and scientists to further their professional growth and career development in exciting, challenging ways. Put your technical degree to work on issues involving science, technology, and the law. The candidate will assist with the successful procurement of patent protection for innovative technologies, evaluate the designs of new products, and assist with the evaluation of competitor products.

Patent Agent – Large Law Firm – Charlotte, N.C.

Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP is seeking an experienced life science focused Patent Agent to join its North Carolina IP practice office. The position can be based out of Katten’s Charlotte office or working remotely near North Carolina’s technology-rich Research Triangle Park in Raleigh/Durham/Chapel Hill or surrounding areas. Katten has a very active IP practice that deals with some of the most complex and interesting life science technologies which include pharmaceuticals, biologics, chemistry, biotechnology, AgBio and material science. This position requires sensitivity to client needs and the ability to support lasting client relationships.

Associate (Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation) – Small Law Firm – Morristown, N.J.

Pergament & Cepeda LLP, a Morristown, NJ law firm, seeks attorney with 2-4 years of experience in ANDA litigation. Advanced degree in chemistry (or other technology field relevant to pharmaceutical patent work) preferred but not required.
The candidate should have experience in U.S. District Court patent litigation.
NJ Bar preferred.

Patent Associate / Agent – Small Law Firm – Austin, Texas

Davidson Sheehan LLP is an IP boutique headquartered in Austin, Texas, looking for skilled and productive patent attorneys and agents to join our team. They serve a diverse group of sophisticated clients for whom we do exceptional work in a team-oriented environment.

Patent Strategist – Small Law Firm – Morristown, N.J.

Pergament & Cepeda LLP is seeking a partner-level patent strategist with pharma experience for a 5-attorney patent boutique. Fast growing firm.

Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

Klarquist Sparkman, LLP, a mid-size law firm focusing exclusively on Intellectual Property law, is actively seeking lateral litigation associates 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 litigating complex patent and/or other intellectual property litigation. Excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills are required. A technical background, active patent bar, and judicial clerkship experience (particularly at the Federal Circuit Court of Appeals) are highly preferred.

E.E./C.S. Patent Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks an Electrical Engineering/Computer Science Patent Litigation Associate to join its rapidly growing IP practice in either New York, DC, San Francisco, or Chicago. Ideal candidates will have 1-4 years of experience in patent litigation (District Court and/or International Trade Commission) with a degree in electrical engineering or computer science. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills, are required.

ITC Associate – Large Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a highly qualified intellectual property litigation associate with a minimum of 2 years of significant ITC Section 337 litigation experience. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills are required.

Trademark/Trade Secret Associate – Large Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks an Associate to join its rapidly growing IP practice in Washington, DC. Ideal candidates will have at least one year of experience in trademark, copyright and trade secret litigation. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills, are required.

Steptoe is an equal opportunity employer EOE/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence. We strongly encourage qualified women, minorities, Veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply.

Life Science Patent Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – New York, N.Y. or Washington, D.C.

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a Life Sciences Patent Litigation Associate to join its rapidly growing IP practice in either New York or DC.  Ideal candidates will have 1-4 years of experience in life sciences/pharmaceutical patent litigation with a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree in biology, molecular biology, immunology, pharmacology, biochemistry, or chemistry.  Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills, are required.

I.P. Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a highly qualified intellectual property litigation attorney with a minimum of 2 years of experience to join its DC, Chicago, or New York office. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills are required.

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

venableThe Washington, DC office of Venable LLP is looking to hire a registered patent agent or technical advisor. Candidates must be admitted to the patent bar and have 3-5 years’ experience handling multi-national large patent portfolios. The most qualified candidates will hold an advanced degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science and have some USPTO experience. Excellent academic credentials and great communication skills required.

Junior Patent Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Denver, Colo.

The Denver office of Perkins Coie LLP is seeking a junior associate to join its nationally ranked Patent Litigation group. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials from a top tier law school and a willingness and ability to master complex technologies. The ideal candidate should have an electrical engineering or computer science degree. Practical work experience in your field of technical expertise and admission to the Patent Bar are preferred.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Alexandria, Va.

Oliff PLC, a full service IP Law firm with offices in Alexandria, Virginia, is seeking Patent Attorneys and Patent Agents with a background in Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or closely related fields.

Patent Engineer / Agent / Attorney – Large Law Firm – Oakland, Calif. or Telecommute

Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP is a growing San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay) patent law firm with over 20 registered patent practitioners and a diverse client base. We are seeking patent agents, attorneys, engineers and scientists with technical backgrounds in computer software, databases and/or electrical engineering for patent preparation and prosecution. We have lots of work and want motivated applicants who want a full-time position with a full workload, as opposed to those looking for part-time work or a contractor position. We offer a percentage-based compensation plan to reward hard-working practitioners. For experienced practitioners, telecommuting is available. We have a supportive and friendly work environment and a highly qualified support staff. Entry level patent practitioners are trained and can obtain patent bar registration soon after joining the firm. Our office is in Oakland near the 12th Street BART station.

Patent Attorney (E.E. / C.S.) – Law Firm – Philadelphia, Penn.

volpeVolpe and Koenig, PC is seeking a patent attorney.

Patent Agent – Large Corporation – San Francisco, Calif.

The Kudelski Group (the “Group”) is looking for a Registered U.S. Patent Agent with a strong technical background in the computer sciences and software technology to join the Kudelski Intellectual Property and Innovation (“KIPI”) team. The patent agent will work closely with KIPI’s patent attorneys to support KIPI in implementation of IP strategy for the Group and assist in worldwide protection and support of the Group’s IP and innovation. A successful candidate will have experience capturing inventions, drafting and prosecuting patent applications, and communicating with technical and business clients and partners. The patent agent needs to thrive in a complex, fast-paced, and dynamic business environment, and also enjoy collaboration and teamwork with fellow patent professionals and business partners.