Virtual EE/CS/ME Patent Agent/Associate

Nolte Intellectual Law Group - Houston, TX


Nolte Intellectual Property Law Group is a boutique IP firm with offices in Houston, New York, and Palo Alto. We are seeking an experienced attorney/agent with a strong electrical or computer science background to assist our clients with patent preparation and prosecution work.

Our firm offers a relaxed working atmosphere with startup-type benefits that include a cost sharing medical program, a guaranteed 3% 401k contribution, and a defined benefit retirement plan. Our performance-based compensation system is competitive with any firm in the market. We are flexible with hours, time off, personal life, and focus on quality work product and life balance. We offer a telecommuting program for experienced US attorneys and agents.

We seek an attorney or agent with solid work experience, strong academic credentials, superior writing ability, a quick-study aptitude, the ability to instill client confidence, and who will thrive in a creative, entrepreneurial and collegial environment.

Candidates with any amount of portable business are preferred, as portable clients are strong indicators of client service and work product.

The requirements for the position include:

EE/CS/ME Degree


5+ years patent preparation/prosecution experience in EE/Computer Science technologies

Strong writing, organizational and communication skills

Able to productively work unsupervised

Strong professional references

Transcripts and patent preparation writing samples will be requested

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $140,000.00 to $240,000.00 /year


  • Patent Prosecution: 3 years (Required)


  • USPTO (Required)


  • English (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)