Choate, Hall & Stewart LLP, a large law firm, is seeking a staff scientist, patent agent or 1st to 4th-year associate with a strong technical background in biological sciences. Advanced degree required (Ph.D. preferred; will consider a Master’s degree with substantial industry experience). Experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications and conducting IP due diligence and FTO analyses required. Some litigation and/or post-grant experience useful. Registration with the USPTO preferred; prior firm experience helpful. Candidates must have: an excellent academic record, superior organizational and communication skills (written and oral), a demonstrated commitment to providing exceptional client service and a creative and entrepreneurial perspective on IP. Please apply with a resume, transcripts and a writing sample.
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Boston, MA