We are seeking qualified candidates for an Associate or Patent Agent position with our IP Patent Strategies Practice Group, to be based in our Stamford office.
The candidate must have at least 2 - 4 years (classes 2015 - 2017) previous experience in patent preparation and prosecution in a law firm or technology company. The Candidate will be expected to evaluate the patentability of innovations, draft patent applications and responses to office actions, perform research and analysis, and provide guidance on a variety of patent and IP-related issues.
Our ideal candidate will have a background in Mechanical Engineering. A Master degree in the field is preferred. The candidate must also be a U.S. citizen. The candidate must possess excellent academic credentials as well as strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Connecticut State Bar is required.
All candidates must be in the top 25% of their graduating class and graduated from one of the top 50 U.S. law schools. Candidates must have worked for a well-known law firm unless noted otherwise in the job description. We require candidates to have a cover letter, resume, transcript, and writing sample.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $200,000.00 to $255,000.00 /year