Steptoe, an AmLaw 100 firm, seeks a mid to senior level patent prosecution associate to join the IP Group in our New York office. Duties include preparing and prosecuting patent applications, client counseling, supervising and training junior members of the team, performing patent landscape and freedom-to-operate analysis, preparing patentability and invalidity opinions, and conducting IP due diligence. Strong academic credentials, as well as outstanding organizational, interpersonal and writing skills, are required. Ideal candidates will have an advanced degree in chemistry, biochemistry, pharmacology, or biology. Patent Bar admission is required. Please submit cover letter, resume, and law school transcript.
Steptoe is an equal opportunity employer EOE/AA/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran. All inquiries will be held in strict confidence. We strongly encourage qualified women, minorities, Veterans, individuals with disabilities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply.