Job Details

Senior Life Sciences Patent Agent

Company name

BCG Attorney Search

Organization Type

Recruiter

Job Type

Attorney

Date Last Verified

Jul 09, 2021

Valid Through

Aug 08, 2021

Years of Experience

6-20 yrs required

Location

Sacramento, CA, United States

Employment Type

Full-time

Industry

Legal
Practice Area
Patent Agents/Technical Specialists >> Patent Agents/Technical Specialists - Life Sciences >> Biochemistry
Patent Agents/Technical Specialists >> Patent Agents/Technical Specialists - Life Sciences >> Cellular Technology
Patent Agents/Technical Specialists >> Patent Agents/Technical Specialists - Life Sciences >> Molecular Biology
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Profile

Sacramento office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks senior life sciences patent agent with 7+ years of experience. The candidate will be responsible for preparing patent applications for filing with the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). Will be working with inventors to evaluate the underlying technology of inventions and proving providing technical consultation on projects. Preparing, filing, and prosecuting patent applications before the US Patent and Trademark Office, including development and conversion of prior provisional applications into utility applications and development of continuation and divisional application strategies. Applying advanced concepts in any life sciences field, with particular emphasis and/or expertise in molecular biology, cell biology, and/or biochemistry, to patent prosecution and landscape assessment matters. Prosecuting U.S. applications, including developing strategies for and preparing responses to Office Actions at USPTO. Instructing local counsel for foreign filings and Office Actions, including development of office action response strategies and ensuring consistency in such strategies across jurisdictions and patent families. Performing prior art searches and analyses, including patentability analyses, patent clearance assessments and other patent-related opinion projects. Preparing substantive client correspondence. Must have PhD in a life sciences field (preferably, molecular biology, cell biology, and/or biochemistry) from an accredited college or university. USPTO registration required. Advanced computer skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office essential.

Company info

BCG Attorney Search