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Intellectual Property - General Attorney in Waltham, MA

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Company name

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.

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Job Type


Practice Area

Intellectual Property - General

Years of Experience

Min 8 yrs required


USA Waltham, MA

Date Last Verified

Sep 12,2017

Posted on

Jun 21,2017

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IP Counsel The candidate should have MS or higher degree in microbiology, cell biology, biochemistry or related discipline. Should have JD degree in law, licensed to practice in at least one US jurisdiction for at least 5 years. Should be registered as patent attorney at USPTO at least 8 years. Should have 8+ years of experience in US patent prosecution and IP legal practice is required. Experience in European patent practice, patent portfolio development, and licensing is highly desirable. Demonstrated ability to write clear patent applications, amendments, legal and business documents. Demonstrated ability to efficiently prosecute patent applications while maintaining strategic focus of original filing. Exceptional communication skills, both written and interpersonal, a collaborative instinct, and a high level of initiative. Strong analytical skills particularly with regard to patentability and patent freedom-to-operate issues. Ability to review and analyze internal and external patent assets for a variety of use cases, including acquisition, divestiture and defensive purposes. Technical competence in one or more of the following fields: Microbiology, Cellular Biology, or Mass Spectrometry. A sound understanding of the operation of complex laboratory analysis instrumentation is highly desirable.

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Job ID : 50763BR

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc.
81 Wyman Street
Waltham, MA 02454