Morgan Lewis, an international law firm with nearly 2,000 attorneys, is seeking to hire a part-time Associate in the Intellectual Property-Trademark/Copyright Practice in San Francisco. Please note this a non-partnership track position.
The Morgan Lewis Trademark Practice provides a full range of services in connection with brand-related IP law, including transactions, litigation, and counseling. Our practice encompasses trademarks and advertising, copyright, trade secrets, brand and copyright transactions, online business and privacy, and marketing arrangements. Our diverse client base ranges from global companies that own famous brands to small and midsized organizations. We have long-standing relationships with clients in all types of industries, including consumer products, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals and medical devices, technology, hospitality, media, equipment and industrial products, healthcare, financial services, education, and fashion, jewelry, luxury, and other retail.
Candidates must possess prior experience handling U.S. and international trademark portfolios (i.e., domestic and international trademark clearance, prosecution, maintenance, enforcement and counseling). Additional experience in one or more of the following areas is a bonus: U.S. PTO Trademark Examiner; litigation involving copyright, trademark (including Trademark Trial and Appeal Board administrative litigation), trade dress, false advertising and other Lanham Act and related state law issues; on-line business, social media, advertising and privacy issues. California bar membership is required.