Patent Prosecution Associate

Goodwin Procter LLP - Redwood City, CA4.0

Full-timeEstimated: $93,000 - $120,000 a year
Goodwin seeks a highly qualified junior to mid-level associate to join our Intellectual Property Transactions & Strategies group. Candidate must have experience in drafting and prosecuting patent applications for small molecule and other therapeutics, and patent portfolio management. The candidate preferably has experience preparing invalidity and non-infringement opinions, and performing due diligence for corporate transactions and technology transfers. The candidate should also have technical expertise and an advanced degree (preferably a Ph.D.) in Chemistry, and be admitted to practice before the Patent Bar.

Candidates applying for attorney positions with Goodwin should have outstanding academic credentials, comparable law firm experience, and excellent written and verbal communication skills. California bar admission (or eligibility to obtain admission promptly) preferred.