Patent Agent / Lawyer – Law Firm – Calgary, Alberta, Canada

smart-biggarSmart & Biggar is Canada’s largest and most respected intellectual property (IP) and technology law firm. With more than 400 team members across the country, our firm prepares, files and prosecutes thousands of patent and trademark applications every year and has been repeatedly recognized as Canada’s leading IP firm in  numerous Canadian and international surveys.

We are seeking a qualified Patent Agent / Lawyer to join our Calgary office.

An ideal candidate will be a Canadian and/or United States lawyer and patent agent with 3+ years of experience in patent drafting and prosecution working with clients primarily in energy and/or electronics/computer related technologies. He/she will have a technical background in electrical or computer engineering, chemical engineering, physics and/or chemistry.  Experience with patent litigation and/or patent and technology licensing would be an asset. Excellent written, oral and interpersonal skills are essential.

Smart & Biggar is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

No recruiters or agencies please.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Contact
If you are interested in applying to this position, please visit our Careers page to apply directly to our Firm and submit your resume electronically:  http://www.smart-biggar.ca/en/careers.cfm.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Calgary, Alberta, Canada