Patent Attorney / Patent Agent

Cognition IP - California

Full-timeEstimated: $110,000 - $150,000 a year
Cognition IP is a tech-focused law firm specializing in patent prosecution, intellectual property strategies, and full service patent searches. We are a law firm with an affiliated technology company focused on developing and implementing software and artificial intelligence tools to increase the efficiency of our attorneys and agents, letting them concentrate on the important and skilled parts of IP work.

As a startup, we are fundamentally different than the average law firm, and don't have a traditional top-down partner structure. Every one of our employees is valued for the work that they do.

We are seeking talented Patent Attorneys and Patent Agents to grow with us. Our attorneys and agents play a critical role in helping us bring the state of the art technology to the practice of law. Besides working on a variety of patent prosecution matters, our employees work closely with our software developers and data scientists.

Job Requirements

Exceptional English written and oral communication skills
Excellent analytical skills
USPTO Registration
Admission to a State Bar for Attorney applicants
An undergraduate or advanced degree in engineering, computer science, or hard sciences (biology, physics, chemistry)
At least two years of experience in patent prosecution.
A desire to dramatically change the practice of patent law for the better