Patent Agent / Technical Writer – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Duane Morris LLP has an opening for a patent agent or technical writer with a EE degree and a background in integrated circuit design to join its growing Intellectual Property practice group.

Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Alexandria, Va.

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

Associate / Patent Agent – Other – Arlington, Va.

Nixon & Vanderhye P.C. is seeking an Associate or Patent Agent. Successful candidate must possess a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, as well as excellent writing/analytic skills, preferably with prosecution experience related to medical devices and/or textiles. Candidate must be fluent in all manner of detailed mechanical and design speak, e.g., cross sections, elevation views, materials science, dynamic movement, etc. Candidates will have 2-4 years of experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications, preferably open to travel.

Patent Attorney, Patent Agent, or Technical Advisor – Law Firm – Fairfax, Va.

Muncy, Geissler, Olds & Lowe, P.C. seeks one (1) electrical and one (1) chemical patent attorney, patent agent, or technical advisor. Applicants must have 2 years of experience and an undergraduate degree in an applicable field, and preferably have an advanced degree such as a PhD, LLM, or JD.

Associate Counsel, I.P. – Large Corporation – Multiple Locations

The General Counsel’s Organization of American Express is seeking a hard-working, highly-motivated and creative patent attorney. The attorney will join the Intellectual Property Law and Strategy (IPLS) practice group as Associate Counsel - Patents, and report to the Chief IP Counsel. The IPLS is the legal function that handles intellectual property issues across the company world-wide, including patent filing and prosecution, patent litigation and intellectual property due diligence to support M&A and other commercial transactions.

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

The Washington, DC office of Arent Fox is seeking a patent agent with at least one year of experience in patent prosecution and patent drafting, preferably in telecommunications technologies (e.g., 5G) and/or graphics/virtual reality-related technologies. Candidates must possess a 4 year degree in electrical engineering or computer science. Candidates must possess strong writing skills, excellent academic credentials, and a desire to excel in a challenging, fast-paced environment working on cutting-edge technology for patent-savvy clients. Undergraduate and graduate, if applicable, transcripts are required. Arent Fox LLP is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Senior Patent Counsel – Small Corporation – Washington, D.C.

Unified Patents is growing its legal team, and is seeking an experienced registered patent attorney with Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) andpost-grant petition (IPR, PGR, and CBM), reexamination, and other administrative drafting and litigation experience, preferably with a background in electrical engineering or computer science and experience with codec, coding, cryptography, compression, or other algorithmic subject matter. Former patent examination experience is a plus; clerking experience is a plus; familiarity with ongoing cases post-SAS Institutes is a plus. Strong preference for candidates located in the Washington, DC area.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Law Firm – McLean, Va or Indianapolis, Ind.

“The work environment for attorneys at Jones Robb is excellent. It’s a collegial environment. The membership team is thoughtful and they are great communicators. The work is diverse, no two days are the same.” These thoughts were shared by an attorney during a recent employee survey conducted to test how well we are doing at leading and motivating our employees. What if you had the opportunity to learn and work on a variety of technologies in multiple industry sectors under the mentorship of different partners? Imagine being able to work with different clients, interacting in different ways to solve challenging problems and achieve different client-specific goals. Our attorneys know that working on the same type of work product, in the same discipline can lead to burn out in the patent world. We get it, which is why we are a diverse patent boutique firm with a strong mix of clients and projects, with a team-based approach to the delivery of our services.

I.P. Partners – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Tully Rinckey PLLC has been on the Inc. 5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies eight times. The firm is currently looking to add IP Partners in its 10 offices across the country. In addition, the firm is interested in hearing from IP Partners in markets where the firm does not already have an office.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Small Law Firm – Tysons, Va.

Studebaker & Brackett PC, a growing patent firm located in Tysons, VA, a short walk from the Greensboro Metro Station/Silver Line, seeks a qualified, experienced patent attorney or agent with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (BSEE) for primarily handling patent preparation and prosecution. At a minimum, the candidate must reside in, or willing to relocate to, the DC Metro area, be registered to practice before the USPTO, have at least seven years of patent preparation/prosecution experience, and a proficiency in solid state physics including semiconductor device operation and integrated circuitry.

Patent Attorney / Agent (Chem/Pharma/Biotech) – Large Law Firm – Alexandria, Va.

oliffOliff PLC, a full service IP Law firm with offices in Alexandria, Virginia, is seeking Patent Attorneys with a background in Chemical or Biological Engineering or closely related fields for the Alexandria office.

Patent Associate – Law Firm – Richmond, Va.

Troutman Sanders seeks an experienced 1-4 year patent associate to join the Richmond office. The candidate should have an engineering or other scientific degree(s), preferably in electrical, mechanical, or chemical engineering, and significant patent prosecution experience. Experience in patent litigation is also helpful. Large firm or IP-boutique experience is a plus. This is an opportunity to represent clients in an international practice and participate immediately in sophisticated intellectual property matters.

Director, Office of Technology Commercialization – Education – College Park, Md.

The University of Maryland is seeking a Director, Office of Technology Commercialization.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Large Law Firm – Plano or Houston, Texas

Conley Rose, P.C., a leading intellectual property law firm with fifty professionals and offices in Houston, Dallas, and Austin, is currently seeking experienced professionals to assist with writing and prosecuting patent applications. The ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

Patent Attorney (Semiconductor Technology) – Other – Alexandria Va. or Telecommute

Hauptman Ham, LLP, an intellectual property law firm located in Northern Virginia, seeks experienced candidates for its patent prosecution practice. Capability in all aspects of semiconductor technology is a must. Versatility in other technical areas is a plus.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Large Law Firm – Greenville, S.C.

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, computer science, or computer engineering. 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.

I.P. Transactions Counsel – Large Corporation – Multiple Locations

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is an innovative, dynamic company with a rich past and a promising future. Started in a Palo Alto garage by Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard as Hewlett-Packard Company, HPE has continuously reinvented itself. Today, HPE is one of the world's leading technology companies and provides networking, servers, storage, IT and Cloud services, and software solutions for the next generation of IT infrastructure.

Patent Attorney (M.E. / E.E.) – Large Law Firm – Alexandria, Va.

Oliff PLC, a full service IP Law firm with offices in Alexandria, Virginia, is seeking Patent Attorneys with a background in Electrical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering or closely related fields for the Alexandria office.

Patent Counsel – Large Corporation – Multiple Locations

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) is an innovative, dynamic company with a rich past and a promising future. Started in a Palo Alto garage by Bill Hewlett and Dave Packard as a company that made audio frequency oscillators, HPE has continuously reinvented itself. Today, HPE is one of the world's leading technology companies and provides hardware, software, and services for the next generation of information technology.

Staff Attorney (Patent Prosecution) – Large Law Firm – Telecommute or Austin, Texas

Fenwick & West has been a leader in technology and life sciences law since 1972. We have offices in Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Seattle, New York and Shanghai. One reason for its success is its Patent Group, which is consistently ranked among the top patent practices in a general practice law firm in both the U.S. and internationally. The Patent Group has deep expertise in technology and life sciences.