Patent Prosecution Attorney – Law Firm – Irvine, Calif.

Klein, O'Neill & Singh, LLP, a cutting edge Intellectual Property law firm in Irvine with a collegial work environment with competitive compensation and benefits, is looking for experienced patent attorneys to service its growing hi-tech practice.
The firm seeks different levels of patent prosecution attorneys with a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or Mechanical Engineering. The first level calls for a candidate with a small or to medium portable book of business and at least eight years of patent prosecution experience. The second level calls for a candidate with 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience, preferably both in hardware and software with some mechanical prosecution experience. Excellent written and oral communication skills are a must.

Patent Prosecution Associate – Large Law Firm – Denver, Colo.

Sheridan Ross P.C. is seeking an Associate Attorney or Patent Agent with up to three years of legal experience and strong academic credentials. This is for a new position in support of Sheridan Ross’ Mechanical Arts group and will be located in our Denver, Colorado office. Qualified candidates will be USPTO admitted or have plans to take the examination. Additionally, candidates should be motivated self-starters with superb communication and writing skills, a commitment to excellence and an ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment. We offer a competitive compensation package and excellent benefits.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

klarquistKlarquist Sparkman, LLP, a mid-size law firm focusing exclusively on Intellectual Property law, is actively seeking lateral patent prosecution associates or patent agents with electrical engineering, computer science, or physics degrees for its office located in Portland, Oregon. Candidates should have excellent academic credentials (top 33% of class preferred, top 10% strongly preferred) and preferably at least 1-4 years of experience prosecuting patent applications for electronics or computer software. Excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills are required. Relevant industry experience or an advanced degree is preferred.

Patent Attorney / Patent Agent – Small Law Firm – Falls Church, Va. (Updated)

J. A. Lindeman & Co. is seeking a Patent Attorney/Patent Agent. As a member of the firm’s IP team, the attorney/agent will be involved in all aspects of software, computer science, and engineering practice, including:

I.P. Technical Specialist / Legal Assistant – Small Law Firm – Washington, D.C.

Dowd Scheffel PLLC is seeking candidates for our Technical Legal Assistant position. It is an entry-level position for a recent college graduate, preferably with a technical undergraduate degree, who wants to work in a challenging, entrepreneurial environment and is interested in learning the legal profession with an eye towards law school.

Patent Prosecution Associate (Junior) – Law Firm – New York, N.Y.

Amster, Rothstein & Ebenstein LLP is seeking a Patent Prosecution Associate in the Mechanical or Technical Arts. Engineering, science or technical degree is required. Since 1953, our firm has focused exclusively on all facets of intellectual property law, representing clients domestically and internationally, in industries from consumer electronics to financial services, from apparel and retailing to semiconductors and MEMS, life sciences and medical devices.

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.

I.P. Associate – Law Firm – Minneapolis, Minn.

faegreThe global law firm of Faegre Baker Daniels LLP is actively recruiting a patent associate with a technical degree in Mechanical or Biomedical Engineering for our Minneapolis office. Faegre Baker Daniels is an AmLaw 100 firm with offices located throughout the U.S., Asia and the UK. The responsibilities will involve all aspects of patent preparation and prosecution for a national and international client base, and our ideal candidate will have at least one year of patent prosecution experience. Excellent writing skills, attention to detail, and strong academic credentials are required. This position offers competitive compensation and actively engages in its associates’ professional growth.

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.

Associate Patent Attorney – Other – McLean, Va.

Roberts Mlotkowski Safran Cole & Calderon, P.C. (RMSC²), an Intellectual Property Law Firm located in prestigious Tysons Corner, Virginia seeks a registered Patent Attorney with three to five years of patent preparation and prosecution experience, and a degree in mechanical or electrical engineering with substantial experience drafting patent applications in the computer and software related fields with trademark experience being a plus, though not required. The ideal candidate will have sufficient portable business to occupy at least 25%, but not more than 50% of the attorney’s time.

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 Attorney or Agent – Small Law Firm – Telecommute

DiBerardino McGovern IP Group (DMIP Group) is seeking a Patent Attorney or Patent Agent with 1-5 years of experience to join our team. The position will involve all aspects of patent prosecution including patent application drafting, and patent counseling, such as freedom-to-operate, invalidity, and non-infringement analyses. We offer a competitive salary, flexible working hours, a 401k plan, a friendly work environment, and a reasonable billable hours goal of 1,400 hours per year. DMIP Group is a virtual law firm, and we offer the opportunity to work remotely from any location in the United States.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Fairfax, Va. or Telecommute

Harrity & Harrity, LLP is looking for remote, local, or reduced hours patent professionals to prepare and/or prosecute patent applications for leading global technology companies, including numerous Fortune 500 companies. We offer true Life/Work balance – work where you want, when you want, and how much you want. We provide ample, steady preparation and prosecution work from a mix of leading electrical and mechanical technology companies. We provide an excellent compensation package that is production-based, and includes comprehensive benefits. We provide opportunity for client counseling through direct client interaction, as all clients are firm clients, and we provide opportunity for career growth/development including training in business development and client management. We have an innovative firm culture including cutting edge technology, collaborative work environment, and dedicated support team.

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 Prosecution Associate Attorney – Large Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

The Seattle office of Perkins Coie is seeking a patent prosecution associate attorney with at least one year of prosecution experience to join its growing patent prosecution practice. Successful candidates are required to have at least an undergraduate degree in mechanical engineering. Strong academic credentials and excellent references are preferred, and candidates are required to be admitted to the USPTO.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Greenville, South Carolina

Dority & Manning, a full-service intellectual property firm, seeks registered patent attorneys and agents with two to six years of relevant experience with degrees in electrical engineering, computer science, computer engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, or related fields. 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.

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 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.