US Patent Attorney (E.E., Physics, Computer Science) – Law Firm – Munich Germany

2SPL Patent Attorneys is a Munich, Germany based law firm founded an managed by a collegial group of patent attorneys.  The firm is seeking a U.S. patent attorney to join the team. The ideal candidate has a degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or physics and must be willing to relocate to Munich.

We expect at least 5 years experience in drafting and/or prosecuting patent applications related to electrical engineering, computer engineering, or physics. Successful candidates will lead a small U.S. team within the firm to draft, prepare and prosecute our clients’ U.S. patent applications and to coordinate their world-wide patent prosecution activities.

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We would also provide support in becoming a European and/or German Patent attorney.

The international city of Munich in Bavaria offers exceptional cultural, artistic, outdoor activities in the heart of Europe close to the Alps and lakes. Munich can be considered as the heart of German industries and technologies as well as the European and German patent system.

2SPL offers a salaried position with indefinite term in Munich, Germany. Candidates can expect a 40-hours-per-week contract in a pleasant working environment within a dynamic team of patent professionals. Work/life balance and job satisfaction while offering competitive salaries is important to us.

Candidate Qualifications

Must have passed the USPTO patent bar. U.S. citizenship is required, as candidates will need to be able to obtain/keep their registration to practice before the USPTO while living abroad. A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Elect. Eng., Computer Eng. or Physics is preferred. Actual engineering experience is a plus. German language skills are not required.

To apply, email Please include 2-3 samples of your work (applications & office action responses you have drafted).

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Munich, Germany