Patent Prosecution Associate (M.E.) – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

michael-bestMichael Best & Friedrich LLP is seeking Mechanical Engineering Patent Prosecution Associates for Milwaukee, Waukesha, or Madison, WI.  ***2+ years of patent prosecution experience are required.***  Relocation assistance may be available.

Our Prosecution Associates prepare patentability searches, patent applications for filing with the USPTO, draft Office Action responses, and partner with firm colleagues and clients regarding an array of new and exciting technologies.

Eligible candidates will preferably have a degree in Mechanical Engineering, but Industrial Engineering or Physics backgrounds may be considered. Admission to the Patent Bar is preferred, but not required. Candidates must also hold a JD from an ABA-approved law school, and be in good standing and an active member of the bar of the state in which they are admitted to practice.

The candidate must excel in a team environment and be a highly motivated self-starter with excellent business judgment, outstanding written communication skills, and the flexibility to thrive (and have fun!) in a fast-paced professional environment.

This is an exceptional opportunity to join a growing Mechanical Engineering IP team with a national and international client base. Founded in 1848, Michael Best & Friedrich LLP has provided intellectual property services to clients for more than 100 years and has over 100 professionals.

To be considered, a candidate must possess strong academic credentials. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and their transcripts.

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Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Milwaukee, Waukesha, or Madison, Wisconsin