Patent Associate – Law Firm – Minneapolis, Minnesota

Mueting Raasch Group is seeking a Patent Associate to work in Minneapolis, Minnesota

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Provides legal advice and representation to individuals and businesses seeking patent prosecution.
  • Evaluates viability of patent requests; completes and files patent applications.
  • Maintains knowledge of scientific, technological, and legal developments including completion of continuing legal education.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Superior verbal and written communication skills.
  • Thorough understanding of technology and scientific developments.
  • Thorough understanding of intellectual property law with emphasis on patent prosecution.
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong research, analytical, and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and delegate when appropriate.
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced/volume, and at times, stressful environment.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office 365 or related software.

Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Computer, Software, Computer Science Engineering, or a related engineering field.
  • Advanced degree in Bio-Tech or Chemistry Engineering.
  • A juris doctor from an accredited law school, required.
  • Active license to practice law and in good standing, required.
  • Registration to practice before the USPTO, required.

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of sitting at a desk and working on a computer.
  • Occasional lifting of objects of up to 20 pounds.

Apply via email to:

Applicants must provide a cover letter, resume and salary expectations.

Additional Info
Employer Type: Law Firm
Job Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota