Chemistry Patent Agent or Associate – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

Klarquist Sparkman, LLP Klarquist Sparkman, LLP, a mid-size law firm focusing exclusively on Intellectual Property law, is actively seeking a patent attorney or patent agent with an advanced degree in organic chemistry for its office located in Portland, Oregon.  Candidates should have superior academic credentials and 3+ years of experience in drafting chemistry-related patent applications and opinions.  Ideal candidates will have a Master’s degree or Ph.D. in organic chemistry and experience in pharmaceuticals, spectroscopy, or small-molecule synthesis.

As patent counsel for the National Institutes of Health and many chemical companies and universities worldwide, the Firm works with leading researchers in diverse fields of chemistry.  For more information on the firm and its chemical practice group, please visit


Klarquist Sparkman offers patent attorneys and agents not only a challenging career representing top-caliber clients, but also a balance between work and life outside of work.  Our attorneys and agents enjoy a reasonable billable hour requirement and compensation based on a percentage of billings.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter, resume, and writing sample by email to or by mail to:

Human Resources Manager
Klarquist Sparkman, LLP
121 SW Salmon, Suite 1600
Portland, Oregon 97204

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