MH2 Technology Law Group, LLP is looking for a local or remote, full-time or part-time patent professional to prepare and prosecute patent applications, draft opinions, and provide IP counseling for our clients, which include many Fortune 500 companies.
MH2 offers an innovative, transparent, production-derived salary, bonuses, and a comprehensive benefits package that includes 401(k) matching. Our attorneys and agents enjoy a work/life balance that they set for themselves, working as much or as little as they want. Some of our associates earn more than $250,000, while others are happy working and earning less. Our professionals are directly responsible for, and interact directly with, our clients and the USPTO, with the expert support of our highly experienced staff and the latest technologies. We encourage, support, and train our professionals in client development and pay bonuses for successful efforts. We help each other out all the time, as we practice in a collegial team environment.
MH2 currently seeks a patent attorney or agent with a background in software, computers, and/or electrical engineering. Candidates must have a technical degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, or equivalent fields, and 2+ years of recent preparation and prosecution experience with software-related technologies. Candidates must require minimal training. Patent examiner experience or prior job experience as a software developer are a plus.
Contact Interested professionals should send a cover letter, a resume, and two writing samples (a software-related patent application and a software-related office action response) to email@example.com. We are an equal opportunity employer and we support workplace diversity. For more information, visit our website at www.mh2law.com.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Tysons Corner, Virginia or telecommute
Stevens and Showalter, LLP is a growing patent law boutique seeking a law clerk, patent attorney or patent agent with a background in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science. The firm is located in a South Dayton, Ohio suburb (Centerville/Washington Township) within a short drive of Northern Cincinnati suburbs for those having a desire to live in Cincinnati.
Responsibilities will include patent application preparation and prosecution, conducting prior art searches, drafting clearance/invalidity opinions, client counseling, and other patent related projects. Salary is competitive with similar patent firms in the area and can grow quickly depending on work quality and production. Partnership opportunities will become available to a candidate that fits in well with the other firm attorneys and provides excellent work product. The Firm’s work atmosphere is very collegial and the dress code is casual.
Associates with a B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. in Computer Science. MBHB is particularly interested in people with software development experience or advanced CS degrees.
Associates with a B.S., M.S. or Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering. MBHB is particularly interested in people with a focus on antenna design, wave theory, or signal processing.
Technical Advisors or Patent Agents with undergraduate, masters, or Ph.D. degrees in CS or EE as listed above (or who are candidates for such degrees).
MBHB is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of sex, race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other protected group status under the law. MBHB is an Affirmative Action - Equal Opportunity Employer in accordance with regulations adopted by the Connecticut Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities.
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC has an immediate opening for a Patent Agent with 2-4 years of experience. Qualified candidates must have substantial experience in drafting and prosecuting U.S. patent applications for software-related inventions, excellent writing skills. Remote working arrangement is available. A degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Applied Physics is preferred. Candidates must be registered to practice before the USPTO. The position has no geographic restrictions such that a remote working arrangement is available.
Contact Qualified candidates should apply through the link below. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, undergraduate transcript and a writing sample. All questions should be directed to Kerri S. Haley, Recruiting & Development Administrator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Alexandria, Virginia or telecommute
The Denver office of Perkins Coie LLP is seeking a junior associate attorney (law school class of 2014, 2015, or 2016) to join its nationally-ranked Patent Litigation group. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, a willingness and ability to master complex technologies, strong writing skills, and at least one year of patent litigation experience. Candidates with a technical background are preferred, although other backgrounds will be considered.
Mintz Levin is looking for a Patent Agent in the high tech area to join our Intellectual Property practice in our Boston office.
Patent Agents work under the supervision and guidance of senior associates and partners in our Intellectual Property section and perform a variety of patent-related activities, primarily in the areas of patent preparation and prosecution.
Bachelor of Science or higher degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related field of study.
Two to three years of law firm experience; admission to the USPTO required.
Must be detail oriented; possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated ability to verbally present scientific concepts, terms, and discoveries to wide audiences, including scientists and non-scientists.
Contact Please apply via the online portal and select High Tech Patent Agent (EE/CS), here: http://www.mintz.com/careers(updated). Please include a resume, cover letter, and writing sample for your application.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Armstrong Teasdale LLP is seeking a patent associate. Patent attorneys assist with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, patentability and clearance opinions, patent estate management, licensing and enforcement of patents for a diverse clientele.
Successful applicants will have the exciting opportunity to learn from and work closely with energetic, highly experienced patent practitioners in a friendly, cooperative environment.
The candidate should preferably possess patent preparation and prosecution experience in the software, electrical or mechanical areas.
Interested applicants must pay meticulous attention to detail, possess good interpersonal skills for communicating with attorneys and clients, demonstrate an ability to work independently and productively and show a strong interest in advancing a career in intellectual property law.
Admission into a state bar and registration with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office are preferred. All technical backgrounds will be considered. Post-graduate scientific degrees are a plus.
Salary is commensurate with experience. Generous merit-based and hours-based bonus program, 401(k) eligibility, team-based work environment and other benefits.
Harrity & Harrity is looking for remote, full-time, or reduced hours patent professionals to prepare and/or prosecute patent applications for leading global technology companies, including numerous Fortune 500 companies.
What we offer:
Life/Work balance – work where you want, when you want, and how much you want
Ample, steady preparation and prosecution work from a mix of leading electrical and mechanical technology companies
Excellent compensation package that is production-based, and includes comprehensive benefits
Opportunity for client counseling through direct client interaction, as all clients are firm clients
Opportunity for career growth/development including training in business development and client management
Innovative firm culture including cutting edge technology, collaborative work environment, and dedicated support team
Who you are:
You are a superstar
You have excellent writing skills
You have excellent communication skills
You have a technical degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Physics, or equivalent fields
You have 3+ years of recent preparation or prosecution experience (former Patent Examiner experience is a plus)
We are committed to equal opportunity hiring practices. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.
Polsinelli, a top AmLaw 100 national law firm, is seeking highly-qualified and motivated patent agent for our Intellectual Property practice. The position will be based in Denver, Houston, DC, San Francisco, Silicon Valley or Boston. Ideal candidates will have relevant legal experience and a degree in electrical engineering or computer science. Candidates should have excellent academic credentials, experience in a law firm or similar environment and superior writing, communication and problem-solving skills. Relocation support is available for highly qualified candidates.
Contact Qualified applicants should submit a cover letter, resume and transcripts via polsinelli.com directed to Cristy M. Johnson, Director of Firm-Wide Legal Recruiting.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Denver, Colorado; Houston, Texas; Washington, D.C.; San Francisco or Silicon Valley, California; Boston, Massachusetts
Dority & Manning, a full-service intellectual property firm, seeks registered patent attorneys and agents with two to four years of relevant experience with degrees in electrical engineering, chemical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, or mechanical engineering. D&M also seeks an experience litigation attorney with a technical background.
Candidates can expect to work primarily on matters related to patent prosecution and litigation for Fortune 100 companies as well as other national and international clients. The firm’s practice is global in nature, representing major companies in Europe, Korea, Japan, China, South America and in virtually every region of the United States.
Ward and Smith, P.A. is seeking a Patent Attorney with a degree in Electrical and/or Computer Engineering. Formal training and experience in software development is of particular interest and experience from 2-4 years in both drafting and prosecuting patent applications is beneficial, but not required. Strong verbal and written communication skills and a commitment to excellence are required.
Withrow + Terranova, PLLC, a mid-size patent boutique law firm located in beautiful Cary, North Carolina and next to Research Triangle Park, Durham, NC, is seeking a highly qualified Patent Attorney that possesses at least a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Engineering.
An exceptionally strong technical background and aptitude in electrical circuits and computer architecture is required. Prior software experience is also preferred. The position involves assistance in patent application preparation and prosecution, client counseling, opinion work, and other related IP matters for some of the world’s leading high technology companies and research universities. The candidate should ideally possess 1-4 years of patent application preparation and prosecution experience.
Do you want to find real balance between working on interesting technology and enjoying your life?
Do you want to telecommute (no more traffic or dry cleaning), have flexible work schedules (because you do have a life), enjoy a comprehensive benefits package (needs and wants), and have a friendly and helpful team (no knuckleheads) to help you get things done?
We are Lindauer Law PLLC, and we are looking for excellent patent attorneys with 5+ years of experience in patent preparation and prosecution in various technologies.
You do need to be domiciled somewhere in Texas or Washington State.
You need to be registered and in good standing with the USPTO, your state bar(s), and be eligible to obtain a Top-Secret clearance.
Contact If this sounds like you, please send your resume, transcripts, and at least two recent publicly available samples of your work, and if you like your favorite joke via email to email@example.com.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Telecommute
Preparation and prosecution of complex patent applications
Preparation of claim charts to products and standards, demonstrating infringement and validity
Conduct IP related due diligence
Manage large docket of domestic and foreign prosecution
Develop portfolio strategies and effectively communicate with the client
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or similar (knowledge of wireless telecommunications, digital rights management, audio/video coding, semiconductor design and fabrication, and software is desired)
JD and admission to practice before the US Patent Office
3-4 years of Intellectual Property Law experience
Excellent patent analysis ability
Ability to interface independently with clients
Strong technical and legal background
Volpe and Koenig, PC is an equal opportunity employer.
Contact To apply, please submit a resume, writing sample and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
A full-service intellectual property firm is seeking an IP Litigation Associate with two to five years of litigation experience with a degree in any technical field (e.g., Electrical or Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Chemical Engineering, or a Life Science). The ideal candidate will be a high performer with superior academic credentials and excellent communication skills who desires a quality firm experience.
Candidates can expect to work primarily on matters related to intellectual property litigation for Fortune 100 companies as well as other national and international clients.
Counsel clients on complex intellectual property infringement issues
Draft motions and discovery for pending litigation
Interpret patent, copyright, and trademark laws, rulings, and regulations for clients
Research relevant legal materials to aid decision making
The firm’s practice is global in nature, representing major companies in Europe, Korea, Japan, China, South America, and in virtually every region of the United States.
Contact Please email cover letter, resume, writing sample and unofficial undergraduate and law school transcripts to: email@example.com.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Greenville, South Carolina
The Denver office of Perkins Coie LLP is seeking a junior associate attorney (law school class of 2014, 2015, or 2016) to join its nationally-ranked Patent Litigation group. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, a willingness and ability to master complex technologies, strong writing skills, and at least one year of patent litigation experience. Candidates with a technical background are preferred, although other backgrounds will be considered. Please access the link below to submit a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, undergraduate/graduate transcript, and writing sample.
HARRINGTON & SMITH, with an office in Shelton, Connecticut seeks an associate to join its intellectual property practice. The Firm's practice is predominantly limited to patent application preparation and prosecution, but also includes client counseling, opinion work and related matters.
Candidates must have an undergraduate degree in Electrical Engineering or Physics or Computer Science and be admitted to the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Candidates must also have at least two years of patent prosecution experience. Must have at least one year of solid experience writing U.S. patent applications. Work will involve inventions in wireless radio communication technology (4G, LTE, eNB, 5G, etc). Visit our web site at: www.hspatent.com.
ResMed (NYSE:RMD) changes lives with award-winning medical devices and cutting-edge cloud-based software applications that better diagnose, treat and manage sleep apnea, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and other chronic diseases. ResMed is a global leader in connected care, with more than 3 million patients remotely monitored every day. Our 6,000-strong team is committed to creating the world’s best tech-driven medical device company – improving quality of life, reducing the impact of chronic disease, and saving healthcare costs in more than 120 countries. We are pioneering the future of healthcare with smart devices and digital solutions.
We are currently seeking applications from driven Patent Attorneys/Patent Counsel to join our high performing in-house Intellectual Property team based in Sydney. We are seeking applications from candidates in all locations who are looking for the opportunity to live in or relocate to one of the world’s most vibrant and beautiful cities.
Let’s talk about the role:
As a resourceful and highly collaborative world class IP professional with a strong personal commitment to quality you will work with local and global teams internally and externally. Your day to day interactions will be with inventors, designers, management and outside counsel, giving you the opportunity to grow and expand within your role as ResMed increases its impact in existing markets and enters and disrupts new ones.
In the role, you will have the opportunity to work on:
IP Portfolio development: Drafting and Prosecution of patents, designs and trademarks.
Provision of Independent Legal Advice on the scope and validity of IP rights, including IP Freedom–to–operate.
Contentious IP matters
IP Intelligence – Analysis, strategic advice in relation to market and competitor activity.
At ResMed the way that the successful candidate interacts and operates is of paramount important to success in the role. The role is technically centric but requires collaboration, engagement, learning agility and curiosity. This role requires the ability to connect the dots, link business strategy, hunt for opportunity and make and build business connections.
Let’s talk about you:
Our ideal candidate will live and breathe IP. At ResMed we all have a passion for our craft which means when we look for new people to join our team they must be highly immersed in their field and in striving to do things better.
You will be a fully qualified AU, US or European Patent Attorney, and have at least 5 years post registration experience. A degree in Biomedical engineering or similar is preferred.
You will be highly professional and conduct yourself with an impressive level of personal and professional ethics. Importantly, you will be highly engaging and have the ability to take people with you and execute IP strategy from scratch. This means you will probably be highly commercial and have the ability to translate IP language to actionable business outcomes in a simple and concise way.
Why join ResMed?
This role offers an ambitious and talented IP Counsel the opportunity to work for a dynamic and future focused organisation. This is a world class opportunity, filled with excellent career development opportunities, an engaging working environment and the genuine opportunity to help people through the work that you produce. Join ResMed, and help us leave the world better than we found it.
Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC has an immediate opening for a Computer Science/Electrical Patent Associate or Patent Agent with 2-4 years of experience. Qualified candidates must have substantial experience in drafting and prosecuting U.S. patent applications for software-related inventions, excellent writing skills, and a degree in Computer Science or Electrical Engineering. Candidates must be registered to practice before the USPTO. Virginia or District of Columbia preferred. Qualified candidates should apply through the link below. All applications must be accompanied by a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, undergraduate transcript and a writing sample.
Contact All questions should be directed to Donna Nolan, Manager of Attorney Recruiting, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Additional Info Employer Type: Law Firm Job Location: Fairfax, Virginia