IP Associate Director & Corporate Counsel – Large Corporation – Ridgefield, Conn.

Boehringer Ingelheim is seeking an IP Associate Director & Corporate Counsel. Provides legal services to Clients, typically at the Director level and below. Level of counseling may include drafting of legal documents and provision of legal counsel regarding the risks associated with a given business objective. Should have experience in practicing law in intellectual property and patents with the objective of gaining more in depth knowledge of an additional legal area as well as insight into practicing law within a corporate setting. Typically partners with more senior legal counsel in meeting and providing advice where there is a greater legal risk and ambiguity. The successful candidate will have experience preparing and prosecuting patents in the area of large molecule biopharmaceuticals.

Patent Agent – Law Firm – Philadelphia, Pa.

Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP, one of the world’s leading global law firms with almost 4,000 lawyers and staff in 31 offices is seeking a Patent Agent.

Senior Patent Counsel – Large Corporation – Audubon, Pa.

Globus Medical is seeking a Senior Patent Counsel who will work on a wide variety of Intellectual Property matters within the Intellectual Property Department at Globus including: Product Clearance, Patent Filing & Prosecution, Patent Litigation, and Licensing / Due Diligence. This senior position will require working with and through product development, sales, marketing, finance, legal, and administrative groups. In addition, this individual will assist in planning, developing and implementing overall strategy for the IP department at Globus to meet agreed performance plans.

Patent Agent / Associate – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Pierce Atwood LLP seeks a patent associate or agent with 3 to 5 years of patent drafting and prosecution experience in the software area to join its Patent Group, preferably in the Portland, Maine office, however, we are open to multiple locations (Portland, Maine; Portsmouth, New Hampshire; or Boston, Massachusetts). The ideal candidate will have an undergraduate degree in electrical engineering or computer science and a solid understanding, through work experience or otherwise, of software and computer networking principles.

Part-Time Patent Associate or Agent – Large Law Firm – Atlanta, Ga. or Philadelphia, Pa.

Ballard Spahr LLP is seeking a part-time associate or patent agent (.5 to .75 FTE) with at least two to five years of experience in domestic and foreign patent matters. The candidate will work on patent clearance, application preparation and prosecution, licensing, technology agreements, portfolio assessment, and due diligence, primarily in the biotech and life sciences fields, with some work on chemical and mechanical matters . We require top academic credentials and superb written, oral communication, and teamwork skills. An advanced degree in biotechnology, biochemistry, or life sciences, along with membership in the Patent Bar is preferred.
Ballard Spahr LLP is committed to ensuring diversity in its workplace, and candidates from diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply.

IP Attorney or Agent (E.E./Software) – Large Law Firm – Atlanta, Ga. or Philadelphia, Pa.

Ballard Spahr LLP is seeking a patent agent or lawyer with three to five years of patent prosecution experience in the electrical or software technologies areas to join our Atlanta or Philadelphia office. He or she will have the opportunity to join Ballard's national practice and work on both patent prosecution as well as patent litigation matters. Excellent academic credentials, a technical background in electrical engineering or computer engineering/science, and superb writing, oral communication, and interpersonal skills are required. Membership in both the Georgia and Patent Bars are preferred.

Intellectual Property Counsel – Large Corporation – Worcester, Mass.

The Legal department of Saint Gobain North America (SGNA) is looking for an Intellectual Property Counsel to join their team. The IP Counsel will be responsible for general counseling on IP matters including patent prosecution enforcement and clearance, as well as trademark and trade secret matters, while building and maintaining the patent portfolio for SGNA. This individual will interact with a wide variety of people from R&D engineers to senior business managers.

Patent Attorney / Agent / Technical Specialist – Law Firm – Pittsburgh, Pa.

webbThe Webb Law Firm, a highly-regarded Pittsburgh-based intellectual property boutique law firm with an international and national client base is growing and is seeking multiple lateral candidates with a technical background in one of the following areas to add to its team of more than 55 dedicated intellectual property attorneys: Chemistry, with knowledge of small molecule organic chemistry; Pharma; Computer Science; Engineering
Mechanical Engineering; Science / Metallurgy

Patent Counsel, Associate Director – Small Corporation – Boston, Mass.

Alexion is seeking a patent attorney to address a full scope of global biopharmaceutical patent issues. The attorney in this position will partner with clients and other attorneys across multiple functional areas to build, maintain, defend and enforce the company’s intellectual property interests. The work will include client counseling; patent preparation and prosecution; developing legal opinions with respect to patentability, validity and freedom to operate; supporting due diligence reviews; and intellectual property related transactional work.

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 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.

Associate (Pharmaceutical Patent Litigation) – Small Law Firm – Morristown, N.J.

Pergament & Cepeda LLP, a Morristown, NJ law firm, seeks attorney with 2-4 years of experience in ANDA litigation. Advanced degree in chemistry (or other technology field relevant to pharmaceutical patent work) preferred but not required.
The candidate should have experience in U.S. District Court patent litigation.
NJ Bar preferred.

Patent Strategist – Small Law Firm – Morristown, N.J.

Pergament & Cepeda LLP is seeking a partner-level patent strategist with pharma experience for a 5-attorney patent boutique. Fast growing firm.

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

volpeVolpe and Koenig, PC is seeking a patent attorney.

IP Associate (PhD or Masters in Chemistry) – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Armstrong Teasdale is seeking an IP Associate to join us as a member of the Chemical and Biotechnology Practice Area in the representation of scientists, universities and other research institutions, start-up companies, and established companies. Clients are active in a variety of disciplines including: pharmaceuticals, biologics, nutritionals, chemicals, agricultural, diagnostics, and medical devices.

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.

I.P. Counsel – Large Corporation – Ipswich, Mass.

New England Biolabs Inc. (NEB), a recognized leader in enzyme design and development, is seeking an IP Counsel who will join the Intellectual Property Group as a contributor to all Intellectual Property functions within the company.

Associate Director, I.P. (Trademarks, Copyright, and Trade Secrets) – Large Corporation – Tarrytown, N.Y.

Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc. is seeking an intellectual property attorney at the Associate Director level to help in the development, protection, and management of Regeneron’s valuable intellectual property pertaining to trademarks, copyrights and trade secrets. Working directly and through supervision of outside counsel, the attorney will be responsible for overseeing Regeneron trademark and copyright portfolios, coordinating worldwide enforcement of Regeneron’s trademarks and copyrights, and be part of a coordinated team that to identifies and protects Regeneron trade secrets. The attorney will be required to develop close client relationships with Regeneron research, manufacturing, regulatory, and commercial groups.

IP Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a highly qualified intellectual property litigation attorney with a minimum of 2 years of experience to join its DC, Chicago, New York, or San Francisco office. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills are required.