Mid Level Intellectual Property Litigation Attorney – Other – Chicago, IL

Irwin IP LLC is seeking a mid level intellectual property litigation attorney to work in Chicago, IL.


Job Requirements:

  • J.D. earned from an ABA accredited law school.
  • Admitted to State and Federal Bar.
  • At least 5 years' IP litigation experience, including trial lead or second chair responsibilities.
  • Taken and defended discovery and expert witness depositions.
  • Superior oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent legal research and analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.

Ideal Candidate:

  • The ideal candidate will be a high performer with 5-10 years of experience in intellectual property matters, including patent and/or trade secret litigation.
  • Admission to USPTO is preferred.
  • Experience as a federal judicial clerk is an advantage.
  • Undergraduate degree in STEM/technical background is strongly preferred.
  • Strong academic credentials are a plus.
  • A strong work ethic, excellent leadership skills, and enthusiasm about mentoring associates is needed.
  • Interest in taking on high levels of responsibility for client matters.
  • Independent book of business is welcome.
  • Ability to give sound advice to clients and potential clients on a broad spectrum of intellectual property litigation issues.
  • Competence in trial strategy methods and exposure to settlement negotiations and mediations.

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Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Chicago IL