Intellectual Property Associate (San Diego)
Prestigious full service firm with Chambers-ranked intellectual property practice seeks to hire an associate with 2 to 5 years of experience drafting patent applications and responses to communications from the USPTO. Must also be adept at working with colleagues on the assessment of patents in the context of due diligence. Additional experience conducting underlying analysis for opinions and litigation is strongly preferred. Qualified candidates will be able to handle a broad range of patent projects, from drafting, prosecuting, reexaminating, drafting opinions, providing litigation support and conducting due diligence. A technical degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or computer science required. Must have outstanding scientific and legal writing skills, and all candidates should be admitted to the USPTO or eligible to gain admission immediately upon hire. This firm is highly progressive, nationally ranked across numerous practice areas and invested in its associates. A great culture and atmosphere for someone seeking to find a law firm with which to practice long term. Please contact Laura Rusche at 312-332-8803 or email@example.com and reference Job No. 820 for more information or to submit a resume.