Life Sciences Patent Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a Life Sciences 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 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.

Patent Litigation Associate (E.E. / C.S.) – 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.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Louisville, Ken.

Middleton Reutlinger is seeking two candidates: a mechanical engineer and an electrical/computer engineer to:

Patent Attorney / Agent (E.E.) – Large Law Firm – Pittsburgh, Penn.

Eckert Seamans seeks a motivated associate attorney or patent agent to join their growing Intellectual Property team in their Pittsburgh office. Applicant must have an electrical engineering degree. The ideal candidate will be a member of the patent bar and a member in good standing with a State Bar with 1-4 years of experience drafting and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications in the electrical arts and related technologies. However, patent agent, law school student, and entry level applicants with an electrical engineering degree will also be considered and are encouraged to apply.

Patent Agent / Technical Specialist – Biology/Chemistry – Large Law Firm – New York, N.Y. or Washington, D.C.

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a Technology Specialist or Patent Agent to join our IP Group in the Washington or New York office.  Duties include working with clients to identify inventions, assisting attorneys in preparing and prosecuting patent applications, assisting attorneys in patent searching and patent analysis, and providing technical assistance to attorneys in IP litigation and IP transaction.  Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal and writing skills, are required.  Ideal candidates will have an advanced degree in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, immunology, or pharmacology.  Patent Bar admission is desirable, but not required.

Patent Litigation Counsel – Small Corporation – Boston, Mass.

Blackbird Technologies, a company formed 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 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 Attorney – Law Firm – Flexible Location

guntinG&G is seeking highly skilled and productive Patent Attorneys with a background in Electrical or Computer Engineering. As part of our team you will be working with a diverse group of clients ranging from sophisticated mid-sized corporations to Fortune 10 companies. The scope of prosecution work includes telecommunications, medical products, RF products, gaming products, nanotechnologies, and other fields in the electrical arts. Clients have also engaged our firm to evaluate patent portfolios, draft licensing and patent sale agreements, perform re-exam evaluations, due diligence in M&A transactions, advanced inventing sessions, opinion work, and other services.

I.P. Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Chicago, Ill.

Fitch, Even, Tabin & Flannery LLP, a midsized intellectual property law boutique, is seeking a patent litigation associate with 4 to 7 years of experience who is interested in honing and expanding their skills and practice. The ideal candidate will have experience litigating and managing IP cases. Must have exceptional academic credentials, and while a technical degree is preferred, it is not required.

I.P. Associate or Patent Agent – Large Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP, a prominent national law firm with an IP Department of over 90 attorneys among its 650 attorneys nationwide, is seeking an Intellectual Property Associate or Patent Agent in any of its IP offices. This position requires a minimum of two years of patent prosecution experience and at least a BS in chemistry, biochemistry, or related degree. Admission to a state bar, and USPTO registration is required for the Associate opening. The Patent Agent position requires USPTO registration. Graduate degree and/or industry experience preferred. Experience with pharmaceutical patent prosecution is a plus. Successful candidates will have strong academic credentials, excellent research, writing, analytical, and communication skills; and will enjoy a collegial atmosphere with an emphasis on training, significant client contact, and a wide range of work, including patent preparation and prosecution, portfolio management, strategic analysis, opinion drafting, and post-grant proceedings.

Dinsmore’s IP Department includes a group of 90+ intellectual property attorneys in Cincinnati, Cleveland, Dayton, Ann Arbor, Detroit, Atlanta, Chicago, Charleston, Denver, Groton, Lexington, Louisville, Pittsburgh, San Diego, and Washington, D.C. Please visit our website at www.dinsmorecareers.com to view all Intellectual Property positions available.

I.P. Associate – Large Law Firm – Groton, Conn.

DINSMORE & SHOHL LLP, a prominent national law firm with an IP Department of over 90 attorneys among its 650 attorneys nationwide, is seeking an Intellectual Property Associate in the Groton, CT office. This position requires an attorney with a minimum of two years of experience and a molecular biology, chemistry, biochemistry, biotechnology, or related degree. Qualified candidates should have patent prosecution experience, ideally licensed to practice before the USPTO, and can look forward to a practice that will include significant client contact and a diverse range of work, including analysis and opinion work, patent preparation and prosecution. Industry or postdoctoral experience is preferred. Admission to a state bar is required. All candidates should have a strong academic background, and possess excellent research, writing, analytical, and communication skills.

I.P. Organic / Biomolecular Chem Junior Associate – Large Law Firm – Philadelphia, Pa.

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world’s leading international law firms, seeks to hire a highly qualified junior associate with one to three years’ experience to join our Intellectual Property Practice in the Philadelphia office.

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.

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 Engineer / Agent / Attorney – Large Law Firm – San Francisco, 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 engineers, scientists, patent agents and patent attorneys with strong writing skills and technical backgrounds in computer software, databases and/or electrical engineering for patent preparation and prosecution. 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. We offer a percentage-based compensation plan. Our office is in Oakland near the 12th Street BART station. For experienced patent agents and attorneys, telecommuting may be available.

Patent Attorney – Small Law Firm – Westborough, Mass.

Bainwood, Huang & Associates seeks practitioner with experience in electrical, mechanical, and/or software arts. Qualified candidates are licensed to practice before the USPTO and have a minimum of 2 years of experience preparing and prosecuting patent applications. Excellent writing and verbal reasoning skills are a must. Some industry experience is preferred. We require no book of business, although we support your efforts to continue serving your existing clients here.

Junior Associate (1-3 Years; I.P.) – Large Law Firm – Frankfurt, Germany

Leydig, Voit & Mayer is seeking a junior associate (with 1-3 years of experience) for its Frankfurt, Germany office.

Software Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Greenville, S.C.

Dority & Manning, a full-service intellectual property firm, seeks registered patent attorneys and agents with two to six years of relevant software experience with degrees in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, or related fields.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

Patent prosecution attorney sought by Potomac Law Group, PLLC, an innovative firm with 80 lawyers and growing. Candidates must have four years of experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the EE and CS areas, including computer hardware/software and telecommunications. Attorneys based in the DC area strongly preferred. Work for great clients in a growing patent group with a dozen patent attorneys. Compensation structure is transparent. Potomac Law is a full service firm with an established and rising reputation. The firm is ranked by US News and World Report as one of the best law firms in the US.

Patent Attorney / Patent Agent – Small Law Firm – Telecommute

DiBerardino McGovern IP Group (DMIP Group) is seeking a Patent Attorney or Patent Agent with 1-3 years of experience to join our team. The position will involve all aspects of patent prosecution and counseling, including a substantial amount of patent application drafting. 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 – Manchester, N.H. (Updated)

Finch & Maloney PLLC, a full-service IP law firm, is currently seeking lateral associates with electrical engineering, computer science, physics, chemistry, and material science degrees for its patent prosecution practice in Manchester, New Hampshire.  All positions require excellent writing ability, attention to detail, USPTO registration, state bar, and a minimum of two years of patent prosecution experience.  Candidates with pre-law engineering work experience are preferred.   Experience in any of semiconductor process and packaging, image processing, and communication systems is a major plus.  Remote positions are available for the right candidates.

Experienced Patent Agent – Small Law Firm – Flexible Location

McNeill Baur PLLC, a certified woman-owned biotech and pharma-focused IP boutique, has a unique opportunity for a life science and/or small molecule-focused patent agent with at least 5 years of relevant experience. Primary responsibilities will include drafting applications, responses to office actions for US and foreign applications, and supporting the firm’s attorneys in the technical aspects of opinions.

Associate / Counsel – Small Law Firm – Flexible Location

McNeill Baur PLLC, a certified woman-owned biotech and pharma-focused IP boutique, has a unique opportunity for a patent associate or counsel specializing in life science patent preparation and prosecution with at least 5 years of relevant experience. Experience with small molecules is preferred. Primary responsibilities will include drafting applications, preparing responses to office actions for US and foreign applications, and preparing opinions, and other counseling projects.

Patent Prosecution Associate (E.E. / C.S.) – Small Law Firm – Cambridge, Mass.

Blueshift IP, an innovative boutique patent law firm specializing in software patents, seeks a registered patent attorney with at least two years of full-time experience or equivalent with patent preparation and prosecution, including experience with software patents. Primary responsibilities will be reviewing prior art searches, drafting patent applications, and responding to Office Actions. The position offers flexibility (including the ability to work remotely as appropriate) and opportunities for growth and is ideal for a passionate attorney who thrives in an environment that values quality and client service. Successful candidates will have the opportunity to learn from and work closely with passionate, highly experienced patent practitioners on sophisticated patent matters in a collegial team environment that leverages cutting edge technology and a dedicated support team. Competitive compensation, commensurate with experience. Full job description available upon request.