Winston Salem office of an AmLaw firm seeks lateral patent litigation associate attorney with 1+ year of experience. The candidate should have a degree in electrical engineering, computer engineering, computer science, physics, biology or life sciences or similar subject. Judicial clerkship, industry, and/or patent prosecution experience, as well as PTO registration are preferred.
The candidate should be a patent attorney with a background in biotechnology/pharmaceuticals. Must have 4+ years of experience in patent application drafting and patent prosecution. Advanced degree is preferred. Must have a portable book of business. FDA regulatory, transactional, healthcare industry experience a plus. Experience with filing ANDA or section 505(b)(2) drug applications and preparing related opinions an asset.