Eversheds Sutherland (US) LLP is seeking a patent agent with at least 2 years of experience to work with its Intellectual Property practice group in any of our US office locations. We are looking to add a team member to work in all aspects of intellectual property matters, with an emphasis on patent prosecution.
We cultivate exceptional employees across all levels by providing them with the tools and experiences needed to build successful careers! The patent agent will join a supportive practice that provides advice regarding highly sophisticated innovations and inventions for a wide range of biotechnology, medical diagnostics, pharmaceutical, immunology, genetic engineering, genomics, proteomics, bioinformatics software, agricultural biotechnology, and even electronic hardware systems. Additionally, the patent agent will work with our attorneys and a variety of clients, including start-up and middle–market pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical technology companies around the world.We Are Seeking Candidates Who Possess:
- At least two years of law firm experience related to IP and patent matters.
- A masters or PhD in chemistry or biotechnology.
- Excellent writing and analytical skills.
- Strong academic records and communication abilities.
- Confidence, professionalism, a team-player mindset, a detail-oriented approach, and the ability to assume immediate responsibility for matters in an active practice!
Eversheds Sutherland hires individuals who will contribute to our culture and reputation for excellence in every respect. Our dedication to unparalleled client service means that we are looking for talented candidates who will grow and thrive with our firm. We recruit individuals with impressive credentials and work experience, focusing on people who reflect some of the firm’s core values of being approachable, self-motivated, collaborative, professional, and creative! The intellectual quality of our employees is uniformly high, and we seek candidates whose personal qualities, skills, and interests will enrich the firm. Eversheds Sutherland is also strongly committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We appreciate the significant role a diverse community plays in our development, perspective, and service to clients.