Patent Associate – Law Firm – Houston, Texas

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 Houston office. 

The associate will be responsible for drafting and globally prosecuting patent applications in the mechanical arts for a major oil and gas industry client.  Because the associate or agent will have regular client contact, he or she must be service-oriented.  The successful candidate must have a degree in mechanical engineering. It is required to have at least three years of patent drafting experience and registration with the USPTO.  Also, candidates must have drafted more than 30 patent applications and prosecuted applications both in the U.S. and overseas.  Excellent academic credentials, writing skills, and communication skills are required.  Competitive salary and benefits offered.

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

Additional Info:
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Houston, Texas

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.