Patent Agent/Clerk/Specialist – Law Firm – Washington D.C.

Foley & Lardner LLP Foley & Lardner LLP is seeking a full time law clerk, patent agent or technical specialist with at least 1 year patent counseling / prosecution experience (USPTO or private sector) needed for its Washington DC office. Current law clerk attending evening law school program in the DC area or registered patent agent with plans to attend an evening law school program in the DC area is preferred.

Experience with nanotech, materials, semiconductor or cleantech patent prosecution (USPTO or private sector) is strongly preferred. A technical background including materials science, nanotech, physics, semiconductors, ceramics, metallurgy or a related field required and an advanced degree is required.

Position entails patent application preparation and prosecution (mostly for domestic clients), and technical assistance with other IP counseling projects.  This is not an IP litigation position.  Candidate will be eligible for full law school tuition reimbursement.

Interested applicants should apply at our careers website.

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