Am Law 100 law firm is seeking an IP Associate to join its dynamic Intellectual Property group. The firm offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefits package. The firm is consistently among the top firms on the Am Law Global 100; the IP Associate will have the opportunity to work with clients, large and small, from a variety of industries across the country. The firm is looking for a candidate with a strong technical background in chemical engineering and a commitment to providing exceptional client service. The ideal candidate will have two (2) to five (5) years of relevant experience drafting and prosecuting patent applications, evaluating patent portfolios, and performing due diligence investigations.
The position is location in Minneapolis, but the firm is open to considering candidates from other offices, Boston, New Jersey, and Salt Lake City. Qualifications & Prior Experience: Candidates should be registered to practice before the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office, an undergraduate or graduate degree in Chemical Engineering or a related discipline is required.
Experience in a law firm is desirable. Candidates must have excellent academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational and communication skills. Candidates should possess leadership skills, be comfortable working directly with clients, and work well with others.Submit Resume