Michael Best & Friedrich LLP is seeking an additional Patent Attorney specializing in Organic Chemistry to join our Milwaukee, Madison, Waukesha, or Chicago office. We will also consider Patent Agents, Patent Scientists (non-JDs), and Technical Specialists.
Candidates must have an advanced degree specifically in Organic Chemistry (PhD and/or Master's Degree), and small molecule knowledge with related patent experience.
At least two years of firm experience are required. Admission to the Patent Bar is preferred, and patent prosecution experience is required.
Relocation assistance may be available.
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 Life Sciences 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.
To be considered, a candidate must possess strong academic credentials. Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and official or unofficial transcripts.
Michael Best & Friedrich LLP is steadfastly committed to providing equal employment opportunity and maintaining a workplace for employees and applicants for employment that is free from discrimination based upon age, race, religion, color, disability, marital status, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, veteran or military status, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.
Founded in 1848, Michael Best has earned a reputation as a leading law firm. Approximately 230 attorneys serve clients at our offices located across the country (https://www.michaelbest.com/
As a broad-based business law firm, we are ideally positioned to handle a wide range of business legal matters across our practice groups. From Intellectual Property, Employment Relations, Litigation and Transactional - covering wealth planning, tax, mergers and acquisitions, real estate and environmental, our legal practice groups are organized to respond to the most pressing issues facing companies today. We serve cutting-edge industries in technology, advanced manufacturing, and energy and banking and financial services.
Please apply through the Michael Best website using the following link: http://careers.michaelbest.
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Milwaukee or Waukesha, Wisconisin; Chicago, Illinois