Patent Prosecution Associate / Patent Agent – Large Law Firm – Des Moines, Iowa

McKee, Voorhees & Sease seeks a full-time associate patent attorney or a patent agent to join its growing Mechanical Practice Group in its Des Moines office. Candidates must have a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a related field, and are preferably registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Candidates will be considered who demonstrate a strong knowledge of patent prosecution in the mechanical and/or electrical fields. Candidates must possess excellent academic credentials and strong research, writing, communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Candidates having 1-3 years of experience in patent prosecution in this field are preferred.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Large Law Firm – Boise, Idaho

Colby Nipper is seeking patent agents and attorneys of all levels. New graduates are encouraged to apply; we are willing to train. We have a truly excellent reputation with our Fortune 100 clients—Colby Nipper cuts no corners. If you are an exceptional practitioner, or want to learn to become one, please contact us. EEs, CompEs, and graduates of top-twenty law schools are preferred but not required.

Patent Examiners – USPTO – Alexandria, Va.

USPTOAt the U. S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO), we have a rich legacy of identifying the pioneering work of America’s greatest inventors and entrepreneurs. We’re currently hiring skilled Biomedical, Computer, Electrical, Industrial and Mechanical engineers to become patent examiners who will work at our headquarters in Alexandria, VA and use their expertise to help protect this country’s game-changing innovations. In this role, your efforts give inventors exclusive rights over their discoveries.

Patent Prosecution Associate – Large Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

The Portland office of Stoel Rives LLP seeks an entry-level patent prosecution associate to join its Technology and Intellectual Property (TIP) group. The Stoel Rives TIP practice is a multidisciplinary group that includes talented professionals with experience in business, litigation, and patent prosecution. The ideal candidate will have up to 3 years of experience as an attorney and an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, or optics. Strong academic credentials, client service skills, and writing skills are required. Membership to the Oregon bar is preferred. Occasional travel may be required.

Patent Prosecution Associate – Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

venableThe Washington, DC office of Venable LLP is seeking a junior associate to join its patent prosecution practice. Qualified candidates will have 2-4 years of big law or boutique experience and a computer science or electrical engineering background. Candidates must have JD from an accredited law school and be a registered patent attorney. Must have excellent academic credentials and communication skills.

Patent Agent / Lawyer – Large Law Firm – Calgary, Alberta, Canada

smart-biggarSmart & Biggar is Canada's largest and highest-ranked firm practising exclusively in intellectual property and technology law. We are seeking a Patent Agent / Lawyer for our Calgary office.

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Flexible Location

G&G is seeking highly skilled and productive Patent Attorneys with a background in Electrical or Computer Engineering. G&G provides a unique work environment that stands out from other firms. It is the firm’s view that broadening the subject matter expertise of all attorneys provides the best opportunity for growth for the attorney and the firm. Consequently, attorneys are given an opportunity to work across all clients of the firm to gain expertise in multiple subject areas such as landline and cellular communications, terrestrial and satellite communications, smart cars, data mining, waveguide communications, RF interference mitigation, RF tuning, gaming technologies, medical devices, advertising engines, magnetic resonant imaging, nanotechnology, and other advanced technology areas. Also, the firm periodically employs a process to balance attorney dockets so that all attorneys are assigned matters they can work on a daily basis without concern that their dockets will run low at any time during a calendar year.

Patent Agent – Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Dorsey & Whitney LLP's patent group is seeking a Patent Agent with two to five years of experience to be based in Denver, Minneapolis, Palo Alto, Salt Lake City or Seattle. This Associate will have the opportunity to work on a variety of patent prosecution projects. Dorsey offers opportunities for advancement within a collegial and dynamic environment, competitive salary, and excellent benefits.

Patent Attorney – Boutique Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

Christensen O'Connor Johnson Kindness PLLC is seeking a Patent Attorney (Electrical Engineering/Physics) to join its practice in Seattle, Washington.

Patent Agent – Small Corporation – Carlsbad, Calif.

Metawave is a technology company that seeks to revolutionize the future of autonomous vehicles and wireless communications. Our team is engineering disruptive technologies for next-generation 5G communications and autonomous vehicle sensing. We are looking for a highly motivated, dynamic and collaborative patent agent for our beautiful headquarters in Carlsbad. This is an opportunity to be a part of a small and growing team of world-class leaders in the next generation wireless and autonomous vehicle sensing industries, who are at the leading edge of the next wave of RF millimeter wave hardware, wireless applications, artificial intelligence, object detection, and machine learning. Metawave was founded in the iconic PARC campus in the heart of Silicon Valley. Our Carlsbad office is in close walking distance to the beach and has a fun and lively SoCal, start-up atmosphere.

U.S. Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Tokyo, Japan

ONDA TECHNO is a leading Japanese IP firm with over 50 years of history. Our main office is located in Gifu City and we have branch offices in Tokyo, Osaka, Shanghai and Taipei. We are seeking a U.S. patent attorney with an electrical engineering background and at least five years experience in prosecuting patent applications. Experience preparing invalidity and infringement opinions as well as search analyses are an absolute prerequisite. An ability to quickly learn and demonstrate understanding of complex technologies outside of your specialty is strongly preferred. The right candidate will also have positive experiences as working as part of a team as well as be capable of working independently. State bar and patent bar registration is required. Please note that the present position is in our Tokyo office and will commence at the beginning of October, 2019. His or her responsibilities shall include:

Patent Associate / Agent – Small Law Firm – Austin, Texas

Davidson Sheehan LLP is an IP boutique headquartered in Austin, Texas, looking for skilled and productive patent attorneys and agents to join our team. They serve a diverse group of sophisticated clients for whom we do exceptional work in a team-oriented environment.

Patent Agent – Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

venableThe Washington, DC office of Venable LLP is looking to hire a registered patent agent or technical advisor. Candidates must be admitted to the patent bar and have 3-5 years’ experience handling multi-national large patent portfolios. The most qualified candidates will hold an advanced degree in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science and have some USPTO experience. Excellent academic credentials and great communication skills required.

Junior Patent Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Denver, Colo.

The Denver office of Perkins Coie LLP is seeking a junior associate to join its nationally ranked Patent Litigation group. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials from a top tier law school and a willingness and ability to master complex technologies. The ideal candidate should have an electrical engineering or computer science degree. Practical work experience in your field of technical expertise and admission to the Patent Bar are preferred.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Alexandria, Va.

Oliff PLC, a full service IP Law firm with offices in Alexandria, Virginia, is seeking Patent Attorneys and Patent Agents with a background in Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science or closely related fields.

Patent Engineer / Agent / Attorney – Large Law Firm – Oakland, Calif. or Telecommute

Weaver Austin Villeneuve & Sampson LLP is a growing San Francisco Bay Area (East Bay) patent law firm with over 20 registered patent practitioners and a diverse client base. We are seeking patent agents, attorneys, engineers and scientists with technical backgrounds in computer software, databases and/or electrical engineering for patent preparation and prosecution. We have lots of work and want motivated applicants who want a full-time position with a full workload, as opposed to those looking for part-time work or a contractor position. We offer a percentage-based compensation plan to reward hard-working practitioners. For experienced practitioners, telecommuting is available. We have a supportive and friendly work environment and a highly qualified support staff. Entry level patent practitioners are trained and can obtain patent bar registration soon after joining the firm. Our office is in Oakland near the 12th Street BART station.

Patent Attorney (E.E. / C.S.) – Law Firm – Philadelphia, Penn.

volpeVolpe and Koenig, PC is seeking a patent attorney.

Patent Attorney / Agent (E.E.) – Large Law Firm – Pittsburgh, Pa.

Eckert Seamans seeks a motivated associate attorney to join their growing Intellectual Property team in their White Plains office. Applicant must have an electrical engineering degree. The ideal candidate will be a member of the patent bar and a member in good standing with a State Bar with 1-4 years of experience drafting and prosecuting domestic and foreign patent applications in the electrical arts and related technologies. However, a law student, and entry level applicants with an electrical engineering degree will also be considered and are encouraged to apply.

Patent Licensing Counsel – Large Corporation – Multiple Locations

Yangtze Memory Technologies Corporation (YMTC) is an integrated-device-manufacturing (IDM) memory company with a focus on the design, production, and sales of 3D NAND flash memory chips. YMTC's Intellectual Property Department (IP) is seeking a highly motivated patent licensing attorney. In this role, Counsel will help provide legal support for all our products and businesses across the globe. Counsel will manage patent assertions and patent licensing, advisement on all types of IP transactions, and due diligence for acquisitions.

Patent Litigation Counsel – Large Corporation – Multiple Locations

Yangtze Memory Technologies Corporation (YMTC) is an integrated-device-manufacturing (IDM) memory company with a focus on the design, production, and sales of 3D NAND flash memory chips. YMTC's Intellectual Property Department (IP) is seeking a highly motivated patent litigation attorney. In this role, Counsel will provide the critical support needed worldwide for all YMTC products and businesses. We are looking for a patent litigator with great judgment and communication skills, and a demonstrated ability to manage the day to day progress of patent cases. You will be a self-starter who can quickly learn YMTC's patent litigation docket and practices, identify and manage risks and exposures, and find strategic opportunities for resolution.