Patent Scientist – Optics/Physics – Law Firm – Open to any office location / Hybrid remote.

Knobbe Martens is seeking motivated candidates to join our team. Applicants must have one to three years of patent prosecution experience to assist in the drafting and prosecution of patent applications. This is a non-partnership track position. This position requires a Ph.D. in Optics, Electrical Engineering with concentration on lasers/photonics, or Physics is required, and a J.D. from an ABA accredited school with a GPA of 3.0 or above. Must be licensed to practice law. Candidates must have strong communication skills, both written and oral.

Open to any office location in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Diego, San Francisco, Seattle, New York and Washington DC. We enjoy a hybrid work from home policy.

EOE/Vet/Disability. Knobbe Martens will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative Ordinance and the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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Please include a cover letter, resume and transcripts.


Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Open to any office location / Hybrid remote.