Patent Associate / Agent – Law Firm – Detroit, Mich.

Cantor Colburn LLPCantor Colburn, one of the largest full-service intellectual property law firms in the country, is seeking a patent associate to work in its Detroit (Troy, Michigan) office.

The Associate/Agent will be responsible for drafting and globally prosecuting patent applications in the electrical arts, as well as occasionally preparing invalidity, infringement, and freedom to operate analyses.

The successful candidate must have a degree in electrical engineering or computer engineering. It is required to have at least two years of patent drafting experience, registration with the USPTO, and as well having drafted more than 20 patent applications and prosecuted applications both in the U.S. and overseas.  Excellent academic credentials, writing skills, and communication skills are required. 

Please send resume and cover letter to  No calls, please.  Cantor Colburn LLP is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional Info:
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Hartford, Connecticut

In recent rankings, Cantor Colburn was #7 in the country for issued U.S. patents and #24 for registered U.S. trademarks.  The firm’s clients are among the leading companies in the United States and around the world, including Fortune 100 companies, privately held companies, select high-tech start-ups and universities.