Seeking Patent Prosecution Associates with 1 - 4 years (classes 2014 - 2017) of patent prosecution experience to work in the IP patent group at our San Francisco office.
Strong verbal, written and interpersonal skills, superior academic credentials with backgrounds in one of the following fields: mechanical engineering, electrical engineering/computer science, molecular biology, biochemistry or bioinformatics are required. Candidates are expected to prosecute patent applications, prepare patent opinion letters, provide IP counseling to clients, and conduct patent due diligence studies in connection with business transactions.
Candidates with a Master's or Ph.D. in either field are required. California 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: $190,000.00 to $255,000.00 /year