Palo Alto office seeks junior to mid-level patent prosecution attorney or agent with 2-4 years of experience. The candidate will serve in the preparation and prosecution of patent applications. Will serve in the IP strategy and portfolio management. Must have strong scientific background, preferably at the graduate level, in the life sciences (biology, biochemistry, genetics, etc). USPTO Registration is required. State Bar membership is required (for associate).
Patent Prosecution Associate
The candidate will draft and prosecute patent applications, prepare patent opinion letters, provide IP counseling to clients, and conduct patent due diligence studies in connection with business transactions and working with other practices in the firm to provide full service to life science, energy and technology companies. Advanced degree is preferred. Should have 2-4 years of patent prosecution experience to work in the firm's IP patent grou...
Patent Prosecution Associate Attorney
The candidate will assist with the firm's litigation with the USPTO. Must have 2-5 years' experience in Patent Litigation. Must have strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills and an exemplary academic history. Must have a degree in electrical engineering, organic chemistry, pharmacology, computer science or another related academic pursuit. Litigation experience is a requirement and if have prosecution experience that would be co...
Patent Prosecution - Junior Or Mid-Level Associate
The candidate must have 2-5 years of patent prosecution experience. Must be admitted to practice in California. Should have an advanced degree in organic chemistry. Will handle a variety of patent projects, including patent drafting, prosecution, post-grant proceedings, opinions.
The candidate will be responsible for: preparing and filing patent applications in the USPTO; prosecution of foreign patent applications; and advice and counseling to early stage companies, particularly medtech and biotech companies. Should have a Ph.D. in biology (particularly molecular biology), chemistry (particularly organic chemistry) or related disciplines and should be comfortable working in a larger variety of scientific areas spanning medical devices and ...