Position Title: Associate Attorney (3+ years’ experience)
Location: Kirkwood, MO
Travel: Some – moderate.
Educational Requirements: J.D.; member of the Missouri Bar in good standing; admission to practice in federal court (or qualified for such admission)
Kirkwood law firm seeks an ambitious full-time associate attorney to join a thriving litigation practice. Applicants for this position must possess at least 3 years’ experience in civil litigation and b... read more
Associate - Commercial Real Estate
The candidate will review diligence documentation related to real property, including title, survey, organizational documentation, construction documents and service contracts including property management agreements. Must have 3-5 years of broad commercial real estate transactions experience, including substantial commercial real estate finance experience. Experience with real estate acquisition and dispositions, property management and ... read more
Intellectual Property & Technology Litigation Associate
Responsibilities: Working closely with partners and being a key member of the team. Significant client contact, for a wide variety of related IP work. Litigation focused on trademark, copyright, trade dress, rights of publicity, trade secret, false advertising, and unfair competition. Drafting pleadings. Drafting and responding to and briefing motions and arguing same in state and federal courts. Preparing expert repo... read more
The candidate will assist with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, patentability and clearance opinions, patent estate management, licensing and enforcement of patents for a diverse clientele. Should preferably have patent preparation and prosecution experience in the software, electrical or mechanical areas. Admission into a State Bar and registration with the USPTO are preferred. All technical backgrounds will be considered. Post-grad...
The candidate will be an integral part of an expert IP team and will work collaboratively with patent attorneys and clients by assisting with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications. Primary duties and responsibilities could include: Work with inventors; Identify patentable inventions; Research currently patented technologies; Draft patent applications; Respond to office actions and correspond with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office; Manage...
Candidate will assist with the preparation and prosecution of patent applications, patentability and clearance opinions, patent estate management, licensing and enforcement of patents for a diverse clientele. Admission into a state Bar and registration with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office are preferred. All technical backgrounds will be considered. Post-graduate scientific degrees are a plus. Should preferably possess patent preparation and prosecutio...
The candidate must be licensed in Missouri (Illinois license a plus) and have 2-3 years of experience, preferably in insurance defense. Excellent communications skills demonstrated through writing and client interface, as well as strong analytic and researching abilities are a must.
Summer Associate Program
The candidate will gain a working knowledge of The Firm, clients, and expectations for new attorneys. Will work with a variety of attorneys and to fully explore the opportunities available at The Firm. The Summer Associate Program Coordinator manages the entire program - from the initial recruiting and selection of program participants, through administering the twelve-week program during the summer and, finally, to the employment decision-making p...
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Associate - IP Litigation
The candidate should have a technical background (science or engineering). IP litigation experience. Should be a registered patent attorney or be qualified to sit for the U.S. Patent Bar Examination. Will demonstrate excellent research and writing skills, possess strong communication skills, and be interested in conducting actual trial work.
The candidate involves extensive personal and telephone communication with Firm Clients and prospective clients, so strong verbal skills presented in a confident manner, with a slice of humor, will stand out. Outlook proficient and keyboarding (WORD/Pdf) at/above 35 WPM are standard. Our Firm is small, but busy, and applicants should thrive in a multi-tasking environment. Having daily interaction with the lead attorney on State Court cases.
The candidate will join business and Real Estate practice includes corporate governance, finance, real estate acquisitions, development, sales and leasing, mergers and acquisitions, tax planning, and intellectual property. Will draft correspondence and other documents, review and summarize due diligence materials, communicate with outside vendors such as title companies, lenders, and surveyors, assist with real estate and loan closings and post-closin...
The candidate will involve in all aspects of patent prosecution, with opportunities for increasing levels of responsibility and movement into other areas of IP practice. Must have background in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or closely related fields. Should have 2+ years of patent prosecution experience in a law firm. Patent drafting experience is required.
Summer Associate Program
The program provides summer associates meaningful work experience and exploration of the firm's diverse range of legal services. In order to make the most of the summer program, the firm encourages all summer associates to take ownership of the experience. Summer associates are given real work assignments, which are assigned from a variety of practice groups and different attorneys. The firm also encourages summer associates to choose projects in p...
Premises Liability Attorney
Responsibilities: Day-to-day handling of litigation cases. Drafting and filing of litigation documents to include pleadings, discovery requests, discovery responses, demands, motions and memorandum. Guide clients through the case process. Interaction with expert witnesses to include conferences, drafting of expert reports and affidavits. Attendance and preparation for depositions, mediations, hearings, and court appearances. read more
Paralegal - Foreign Filing (Intellectual Property)
Duties: Maintaining all foreign filing matters on the docket for assigned attorneys. Responsible for preparation of filing of PCT, National Phase, and Paris Convention filings along with all formality documents required from various jurisdictions. Responsible for preparing and filing responses to any PCT invitations. Responsible for providing cost estimates for translations, EP validations, and national phase filings. Resp... read more
The candidate must have 1-5 years of experience for its civil litigation practice. The attorney that fills this position will be handling matters in both Illinois and Missouri state and federal courts. The attorney will gain experience in every facet of defense litigation and work on a variety of cases, including but not limited to personal injury, workers’ compensation, toxic tort, insurance disputes, motor vehicle accidents, and products liability.... read more