I.P. Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Silicon Valley, Calif.

Duane Morris LLP has an opening for an Intellectual Property Associate with 3-5 years' experience in patent prosecution and litigation to join its growing Intellectual Property practice group in its Silicon Valley office. Ideal candidate must have strong academic credentials, superior writing ability, a quick-study aptitude, ability to engender client confidence, and thrive in a creative, entrepreneurial and collegial environment. USPTO and California Bar admission required; technical background (EE/CS degree) preferred along with large law firm experience. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V.

Associate Attorney – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Dorsey’s Patent group is seeking an Associate 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 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 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 Agent – Large Corporation – San Francisco, Calif.

The Kudelski Group (the “Group”) is looking for a Registered U.S. Patent Agent with a strong technical background in the computer sciences and software technology to join the Kudelski Intellectual Property and Innovation (“KIPI”) team. The patent agent will work closely with KIPI’s patent attorneys to support KIPI in implementation of IP strategy for the Group and assist in worldwide protection and support of the Group’s IP and innovation. A successful candidate will have experience capturing inventions, drafting and prosecuting patent applications, and communicating with technical and business clients and partners. The patent agent needs to thrive in a complex, fast-paced, and dynamic business environment, and also enjoy collaboration and teamwork with fellow patent professionals and business partners.

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.

Trademark/Copyright/Trade Secret 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 trademark, copyright, and/or trade secret attorney. In this role, Counsel will be a subject matter expert and business partner who will provides legal advice concerning trademark, trade dress, design, copyright, domain name, and trade secret.

Patent Prosecution Counsel – Large Corporation – Multiple Locations (Updated)

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 attorney.  In this role, Counsel will support the IP's efforts to build and maintain a high quality patent portfolio that furthers the goals of YMTC's dynamic business.  More specifically, the successful candidate will be responsible for personally drafting and prosecuting strategic, high quality patent applications, while supporting the department in a number of other activities critical for its success.

Associate or Partner Level Attorney – Large Law Firm – Flexible Location

Klintworth & Rozenblat IP, a thirteen lawyer/agent top-notch IP law firm, is seeking highly-qualified, experienced patent and trademark attorneys and agents having a minimum of five years of experience and portable books of business of $350,000 or more. The firm offers high compensation, the ability to telecommute if desired, autonomy and flexibility, a stress-free environment, and collegiality.

Junior Associate (1-3 Years; I.P.) – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Leydig, Voit & Mayer is seeking a junior associate with an engineering background, preferably mechanical or electrical, with 1-3 years of experience in patent prosecution to join its Chicago, IL, Boulder, CO, Walnut Creek, CA, Washington, D.C., or Frankfurt, Germany office.

Mid to Senior Level Commercial and Patent Litigation Associate Attorneys – Large Law Firm – Silicon Valley, Calif (but potential for flexibility)

Reichman Jorgensen LLP is seeking to hire exceptional associates for patent litigation who are passionate about trial work. Reichman Jorgensen LLP is an innovative, disruptive law firm that pays above market and has no set partnership track; associates move up when ready. The firm has eliminated the billable hour – we value efficiency, stellar legal skills, productivity, and entrepreneurial spirit.

Prosecution Associate (Chemistry) – Law Firm – San Francisco, Calif.

Mintz seeks an experienced associate with a chemistry background (preferably in organic chemistry) to join our San Francisco office. Ideal candidates will have 3 to 5 years prior law-firm or in-house patent prosecution experience.

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.

Life Sciences Patent Litigation Associate – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a Life Sciences Patent Litigation Associate to join its rapidly growing IP practice in either New York, DC, San Francisco, or Chicago. Ideal candidates will have 1-4 years of experience in life sciences/pharmaceutical patent litigation with a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree in biology, molecular biology, immunology, pharmacology, biochemistry, or chemistry. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills, are required.

Patent Litigation Associate (E.E. / C.S.) – Large Law Firm – Multiple Locations

Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks an Electrical Engineering/Computer Science Patent Litigation Associate to join its rapidly growing IP practice in either New York, DC, San Francisco, or Chicago. Ideal candidates will have 1-4 years of experience in patent litigation (District Court and/or International Trade Commission) with a degree in electrical engineering or computer science. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal, and writing skills, are required.

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 Attorney – Small Law Firm – Boston, Mass. or San Francisco, Calif.

Caldwell Intellectual Property Law is seeking experienced patent attorneys to join our action-packed IP practice. We have positions available in our new (spring 2019) San Francisco, CA office and in our Boston, MA office. Our atmosphere is charged with energy, as we strive to help our clients develop value driven IP portfolios for their exciting, dynamic businesses. We represent some of the most innovative technology companies in the world, and have a unique, collaborative environment focused on quality work and quality down time. We offer excellent salaries, outstanding benefits, and an energizing, professional work environment. We are the law firm version of a startup and we are having a lot of fun. Come help us shake things up!

Patent Portfolio Manager – Other – San Francisco, Calif.

Cruise Automation, who creates autonomous driving technology to build a safer and more efficient world, is seeking a Patent Portfolio Manager. Administer Cruise’s patent program, including promotions, incentives, recognition, and training.