Experienced Patent Agent – Small Law Firm – Flexible Location

McNeill Baur PLLC, a certified woman-owned biotech and pharma-focused IP boutique, has a unique opportunity for a life science and/or small molecule-focused patent agent with at least 5 years of relevant experience. Primary responsibilities will include drafting applications, responses to office actions for US and foreign applications, and supporting the firm’s attorneys in the technical aspects of opinions.

Associate / Counsel – Small Law Firm – Flexible Location

McNeill Baur PLLC, a certified woman-owned biotech and pharma-focused IP boutique, has a unique opportunity for a patent associate or counsel specializing in life science patent preparation and prosecution with at least 5 years of relevant experience. Experience with small molecules is preferred. Primary responsibilities will include drafting applications, preparing responses to office actions for US and foreign applications, and preparing opinions, and other counseling projects.

Patent Counsel – Other – Bothell, Wash.

Seattle Genetics is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, religion, sex, marital status, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

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. Principals only. No recruiters, please.

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 and patent agents with an advanced degree in the biological sciences (a Ph.D. or M.D. is preferred). Candidates should have excellent academic credentials and preferably at least 3 years of experience prosecuting patent applications for biotechnology related matters. Excellent writing, interpersonal, and communication skills are required.

Senior Legal Editor, Patent Litigation – Large Corporation – Flexible Location

Practical Law US is seeking an experienced patent litigation attorney to work on patent resources for our Intellectual Property & Technology Service.

Patent Agent / Associate Attorney – Large Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

The Intellectual Property group in the Seattle office of Davis Wright Tremaine LLP is seeking a Patent Agent (preferably) or Patent Associate Attorney with more than two years’ experience in patent preparation and prosecution. The position will require development of a broad IP practice and, while the position will focus on preparation and prosecution of patent applications in the software and electrical arts, it will also include supporting clients on a wide variety of IP issues. Experience with cloud computing, cybersecurity, cryptography, and related areas are desirable.

Mid-Level Associate – Large Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

The Patent Group in the Seattle office of Davis Wright Tremaine is seeking a patent attorney with at least three years of patent preparation and prosecution experience. An ideal candidate will have an entrepreneurial spirit and a desire to work with clients of all sizes and in a variety of industries. A technical background in computer technology is required. Hands-on experience with a wide variety of clients (from startups to Fortune 500 companies) and also experience with a variety of technology areas such as mechanical devices, consumer products and designs is highly desirable. Technical experience with cloud computing, cryptography, information security, robotics or block chain would also be desirable. A small portable book of business would be welcome, but not required.

Organic Chemistry Associate / Patent Agent – Large Law Firm – Seattle, Wash.

Seed IP Law Group is looking for an associate or patent agent with a minimum of one year law firm experience including drafting and prosecuting patent applications, client counseling, and preparing opinions. The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree (Ph.D. preferred) in Organic Chemistry and be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Patent Attorney / Agent – Large Law Firm – Spokane, Wash.

SBMC is looking for smart, driven, and creative individuals to join our team of Patent Attorneys and Patent Agents to help serve our multiple Fortune 500 clients—leaders in the high-tech industry.

Patent Attorney – Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

Chernoff Vilhauer is seeking a Patent Attorney. Candidate must be USPTO licensed. We prefer at least 3 years of substantive experience drafting applications and office action responses. Technical background in metals, hydraulics, or electrical engineering preferred but not required.

Patent Associate – Large Law Firm – Denver, Colo. or Seattle, Wash.

Dorsey & Whitney LLP's patent group is seeking an Associate with two to five years of experience to be based in Denver 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.

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 Expert – Large Corporation – Portland, Ore.

At Nike, innovation is in our blood. As a key member of the Nike Patent team, the Patent Expert will collaborate closely with our cutting-edge Apparel and Footwear innovation teams. To be successful, the Patent Expert will need to maintain a high level of awareness of current Nike innovations, development projects, production techniques, and materials.

Patent Counsel – Large Corporation – Multiple Locations

HP is a proven leader in personal systems and printing, delivering innovations that empower people to create, interact, and inspire like never before. We leverage our strong financial position to extend our leadership in traditional markets and invest in exciting new technologies.

Assistant General Counsel, IP Transactions and Licensing – Large Corporation – Portland, Ore.

Nike seeks an experienced intellectual property lawyer to serve as an Assistant General Counsel, IP Transactions and Licensing. In that role, the successful candidate will provide IP counseling for key segments of Nike’s world-class innovation, product development, and manufacturing innovation, including developing and implementing current and forward-looking innovation/IP activities. As a member of Nike’s legal and IP teams, you will collaborate closely with Nike’s business and innovation teams, as well as legal colleagues, to provide deal negotiation, drafting, and execution and strategic advice related to the company’s IP development, strategic partnerships, business relationships, and licensing activities.

Trademark / I.P. Litigation Attorney – Law Firm – Nationwide or Telecommute

Loza & Loza, LLP is seeking a Trademark/IP Litigation Attorney.

Electrical/Software Patent Attorney – Large Law Firm – Nationwide or Telecommute

Loza & Loza LLP, a fast growing and dynamic intellectual property practice, is seeking an EE/software patent attorney with at least 4 years of experience in patent prosecution.

Patent Agent / Technical Writer – Large Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

stoel-rives-logo_stacked_highres_RGBStoel Rives LLP is seeking a patent agent/technical writer. Responsibilities include:

Senior Patent Associate / Agent – Large Law Firm – Portland, Ore.

lane-powellLane Powell PC is seeking a Senior Patent Associate/Agent to advise clients on patent prosecution, opinion work, and related services. The ideal candidate will have 4-7+ years of experience in preparing and prosecuting patent applications in the medical device, biotech, and software and electrical arts. A candidate with medical device experience is a plus. The candidate will be part of an integrated team that is passionate about partnering with clients to build strategically focused patent portfolios. Strong candidates will have excellent client service and technical writing skills along with an ability to independently run projects, mentor junior team members, and be part of a highly-functioning team.