Patent Attorney or Agent – Law Firm – Greenville, SC; Raleigh-Durham, NC; Seattle, WA

Dority & Manning is a rapidly growing intellectual property boutique with a unique approach to legal service and business operations. We have office locations in Greenville, SC, Raleigh-Durham, NC, and Seattle, WA. From start-up ventures to multinational, Fortune 100 corporations, Dority & Manning represents diverse organizations in all aspects of intellectual property law. Our team works closely with high-technology clients in artificial intelligence, machine learning, quantum computing, aerospace, automotive systems, power generation, polymer materials, performance additives, and other innovative technologies.

Position Details:

  • Partner with the D&M team and in-house teams to develop and execute thoughtful and effective global IP strategies;
  • Draft and prosecute patent applications;
  • Draft opinions of counsel;
  • Conduct due diligence investigations and perform freedom-to-operate and landscape analyses;
  • Opportunity to participate in business development, firm operations, training and development, and more.


  • Must be a confirmed patent practitioner before the USPTO.
  • Minimum 2 years of patent drafting and prosecution experience required.
  • Must have technical knowledge in mechanical, computer science, electrical, or chemical arts, or a related field.

If this position resonates with you, we would love to speak with you. To apply, please email a resume to:

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Greenville, SC; Raleigh-Durham, NC; Seattle, WA